|Availability:||In stock (2)|
|Author||Mark van Veen|
|Format||17 x 24 cm|
|Pictures||illustrated rich, black and white drawings|
|Year of publication||2004|
Hoverflies of Europe recognize and identify
A complete and reliable guide for the identification of 500 species of hoverflies of Northwest Europe. Contains keys, species descriptions and observation tips. Richly illustrated with balck and white photographs and detailed black and white drawings. An important tool for entomologists and insect enthusiasts.
Hoverflies (Diptera - Syrphidae) are beautiful insects that generally can be found in any garden. They resemble wasps, bumblebees and honeybees, but on closer inspection are flies. Hoverflies are good bio-indicators because the larvae have very special demands on their environmental factors.