Dragonflies and Damselflies of Costa Rica

"Describes the 283 species of dragonflies and damselflies known to occur in Costa Rica.

Dragonflies and Damselflies of Costa Rica

"Describes the 283 species of dragonflies and damselflies known to occur in Costa Rica. Illustrated with photographs, and drawings show close-up features of morphology important for identification. Descriptions include body and wing measurements, tips on how to identify and distinguish species, and notes on natural history, habitat, and range"--

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Dragonflies and Damselflies of Costa Rica
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Dennis R. Paulson, William A. Haber
Categories: Damselflies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Comstock Publishing Associates

"Describes the 283 species of dragonflies and damselflies known to occur in Costa Rica. Illustrated with photographs, and drawings show close-up features of morphology important for identification. Descriptions include body and wing measurements, tips on how to identify and distinguish species, and notes on natural history, habitat, and range"--
Monteverde
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Nalini M. Nadkarni, Nathaniel T. Wheelwright
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-03-09 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve has captured the worldwide attention of biologists, conservationists, and ecologists and has been the setting for extensive investigation over the past 30 years. Roughly 40,000 ecotourists visit the Cloud Forest each year, and it is often considered the archetypal high-altitude rain forest. This volume brings
Dragonflies and Damselflies of the West
Language: en
Pages: 536
Authors: Dennis Paulson
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-13 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Dragonflies and Damselflies of the West is the first fully illustrated field guide to all 348 species of dragonflies and damselflies in western North America. Dragonflies and damselflies are large, stunningly beautiful insects, as readily observable as birds and butterflies. This unique guide makes identifying them easy--its compact size and
Dragonflies and Damselflies - a Natural History
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Dennis Paulson
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-26 - Publisher:

A lavishly illustrated introduction to the world's dragonflies and damselflies Dragonflies and damselflies are often called birdwatchers' insects. Large, brightly colored, active in the daytime, and displaying complex and interesting behaviors, they have existed since the days of the dinosaurs, and they continue to flourish. Their ancestors were the biggest
Dragonflies and Damselflies
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Alex Córdoba-Aguilar
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-08-28 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Dragonflies and Damselflies documents the latest advances in odonate biology and relates these to a broader ecological and evolutionary research agenda. Despite being one of the smallest insect orders, dragonflies offer a number of advantages for both laboratory and field studies. In fact, they have been crucial to the advancement