A Naturalist’s Guide to the Insects of Australia
A Naturalist’s Guide to the Insects of Australia. Peter Rowland (2019). Paperback. 176 pages. Australian Geographic.
This easy-to-use identification guide to the 292 species of insect most commonly seen in Australia is perfect for resident and visitor alike. High quality photographs from Australia’s top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habitat and habits. The user-friendly introduction covers modern Australian insects, non-insect hexapods and life cycles. Also included is a checklist of the insect families of Australia listing the number of genera, species and subspecies in each family.