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A Photographic Guide to Insects of New Zealand

A Photographic Guide to Insects of New Zealand

Author: Brian Parkinson
Series: Photographic Guide to
$26.00(NZD)  inc GST

This new addition to a popular series recognises the fact that New Zealand is a fascinating arena of study for anyone with an interest in insect life, be it casual or academic. The country's long isolation from other land masses has led to a flowering of remarkable species including the world's heaviest insect (giant weta) and largest weevil (giraffe weevil). Over the years these have been joined by insects introduced accidentally or deliberately from overseas, sometimes with destructive consequences for New Zealand's ecosystem. Featuring more than 170 entries, the book will appeal to walkers, nature lovers, educationalists, and photographers wishing to identify their subjects.

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General Fields

  • : 9781869661519
  • : New Holland Publishers (Nz) Ltd
  • : New Holland Publishers (Nz) Ltd
  • : January 2007
  • : 190mm X 95mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Brian Parkinson
  • : en
  • : 143
  • : approx 200 full-colour photographs