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Author Marinov, Milen (Milen G.), author.

Title Dragonflies and Damselflies of New Zealand [electronic resource] / Milen Marinov.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Auckland University Press, [2019]


Description 1 online resource (168 pages)
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Summary A beautifully illustrated natural history and field guide to New Zealand's extraordinary dragonflies and damselflies.Superb flyers with extraordinary vision and startling colours, dragonflies and damselflies are exquisite examples of evolutionary adaptation and a favourite of nature lovers around the world. This book is a beautifully illustrated natural history and field guide to New Zealand's 14 species of dragonflies and damselflies.Key features include:* Expert and up-to-date information on the 14 species breeding in New Zealand.* Natural history of the group including an introduction to evolution, habitats, biology, behaviour, photography and conservation.* More than 200 new photographs and hand-drawn illustrations of dragonflies and damselflies at all life stages in their environment.* Authoritative text on each species covering identification, measurement, behaviour, breeding, flying period and where to observe the species.* Range maps for all species.
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Subject Damselflies -- New Zealand.
Dragonflies -- New Zealand.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Field guides.
Added Author Ashbee, Mike, illustrator.
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ISBN 9781776710430 (epub)
Standard No. 9781776710430

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