Table of Contents

Chapter 01 Using This Book Effectively Chapter 02 General Techniques for Collecting and Identification Chapter 03 The Nature of Inland Water Habitats Chapter 04 A Primer on Ecological Relationships Among Freshwater Invertebrates Chapter 05 Sponges: Phylum Porifera Chapter 06 Hydra and Jellyfish: Phylum Cnidaria Chapter 07 Flatworms: Phylum Platyhelminthes, Class Turbellaria Chapter 08 Hairworms: Phylum Nematomorpha Chapter 09 Snails: Phylum Mollusca, Class Gastropoda Chapter 10 Mussels and Clams: Phylum Mollusca, Class Bivalvia Chapter 11 Aquatic Segmented Worms and Leeches: Phylum Annelida Chapter 12 Moss Animals: Phylum Ectoprocta, or Bryozoa Chapter 13 Introduction to Freshwater Invertebrates in the Phylum Arthropoda Chapter 14 Mites and Spiders: Subphylum Chelicerata, Class Arachnida Chapter 15 Fairy Shrimp, Tadpole Shrimp, Clam Shrimp, and Water Fleas: Subphylum Crustacea, Class Branchiopoda Chapter 16 Copepods, Fish Lice, and Seed Shrimp: Subphylum Crustacea, Classes Maxillopoda and Ostracoda Chapter 17 Aquatic Sow Bugs, Scuds, and Opossum Shrimp: Subphylum Crustacea, Class Malacostraca, Superorder Peracarida Chapter 18 Crayfish, Crabs, and Shrimp: Subphylum Crustacea, Class Malacostraca, Order Decapoda Chapter 19 Introduction to Insects and Their Near Relatives: Subphylum Hexapoda Chapter 20 Mayflies: Insect Order Ephemeroptera Chapter 21 Dragonflies and Damselflies: Insect Order Odonata Chapter 22 Stoneflies: Insect Order Plecoptera Chapter 23 True Bugs: Insect Order Hemiptera Chapter 24 Hellgrammites, Spongillaflies, Caterpillars, and Others: Minor Aquatic Insect Orders Chapter 25 Caddisflies: Insect Order Trichoptera Chapter 26 Beetles: Insect Order Coleoptera Chapter 27 Midges, Mosquitoes, Blackflies, and Other True Flies: Insect Order Diptera. The Field Guide to Freshwater Invertebrates of North America focuses on freshwater invertebrates that can be identified using at most an inexpensive magnifying glass. This Guide will be useful for experienced nature enthusiasts, students doing aquatic field projects, and anglers looking for the best fish bait, lure, or fly. Color photographs and art, as well as the broad geographic coverage, set this guide apart. 362 color photographs and detailed descriptions aid in the identification of species Introductory chapters instruct reader on how to use book, different inland water habitats and basic ecological relationships of freshwater invertebrates Broad taxonomic coverage is more comprehensive than any guide currently available.
The Field Guide to Freshwater Invertebrates of North America focuses on freshwater invertebrates that can be identified using at most an inexpensive magnifying glass. This Guide will be useful for experienced nature enthusiasts, students doing aquatic field projects, and anglers looking for the best fish bait, lure, or fly. Color photographs and art, as well as the broad geographic coverage, set this guide apart. 362 color photographs and detailed descriptions aid in the identification of species Introductory chapters instruct reader on how to use book, different inland water habitats and basic ecological relationships of freshwater invertebrates Broad taxonomic coverage is more comprehensive than any guide currently available.
Thorp, James H;Rogers, D. Christopher
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Academic Press
2011
9780123814265
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