Damselfly Genera of the New World: An Illustrated and Annotated Key to the Zygoptera

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Damselfly Genera of the New World: An Illustrated and Annotated Key to the Zygoptera

By Garrison, Rosser W., von Ellenrieder, Natalia and Louton, Jerry A.

SKU# 18496

$ 50.00

Pp. x, (iv), 490; 24 full page color plates with 72 individual color photos of dragonflies, 108 distribution maps, 2,586 text-figures (mostly fine line-drawings of wings, heads, legs, genitalia and other anatomical parts).  Publisher’s original color pictorial laminated boards, lg 8vo.  The authors provide a comprehensive, fully illustrated guide to the damselflies of North, Central, and South America.  This illustrated reference contains original, up-to-date keys to the 125 genera of Zygoptera in North, Central, and South America; descriptive text for each genus; distribution maps; and highly detailed diagnostic illustrations.  Each account lists all known species and generic synonyms, information on the status of classification, and references to larval descriptions.  Featuring more than 2,500 illustrations and based on the authors' personal observations, Damselfly Genera of the New World is an indispensable resource for entomologists, limnologists, and naturalists (text from the rear cover).  No ownership marks and no signs of use.

Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
Publisher Place Baltimore
Date Published 2010
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine (new) copy.
ISBN 0-8018-9670-2
Limited Edition