Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Leptophlebia johnsoni

Handbook of urban insects and arachnids: A handbook of urban entomology
By Robinson W.H.
Cambridge University Press, 2005

Guinness World Records 2010: The Book of the Decade
By Guinness World Records
Guinness World Records Ltd, 2009
There are some very neat arthropod records and facts on pages 48-49. I am submitting this book so that I can cite it as a reference for a record I would like to add to the Bothriocyrtum californicum info page. There are other records included as well, which I may add to their subsequent info pages (maybe).

Tracks & Sign of Insects and Other Invertebrates
By Charley Eiseman & Noah Charney
Stackpole Books, 2010
A guide to the things bugs leave behind, rather than to the bugs themselves. 900+ photos and 18 chapters:

- 1 - Eggs and Egg Cases - 2 - Pupae and Exuviae - 3 - Parasitism, Predation, and Other Causes of Death
- 4 - Sign on Vertebrates [Includes a section on bites, stings, etc. on humans, mostly written by John Carlson]
- 5 - Droppings, Secretions, and Protective Coverings without Foreign Materials
- 6 - Webs and Other Silken Constructions - 7 - Cocoons - 8 - Coverings, Cases, Retreats, and Nests Made from Foreign Materials

Rare and Endangered Biota of Florida, Volume IV. Invertebrates.
By Mark Deyrup and Richard Franz (Eds.).
University Press of Florida, Gainesville. xxx + 798 pp., 1994
Deyrup, M. & R. Franz. (editors). 1994. Rare and endangered biota of Florida. Volume IV. Invertebrates. University Press of Florida, Gainesville. xxx + 798 pp.

Book Review by Ross H. Arnett Jr.

was preceeded by:

Franz, R. (ed.). 1982. Rare and endangered biota of Florida. University Presses of Florida, Gainesville. xx + 121 pp.

A Field Guide to the Animals of Vernal Pools
By Leo P. Kenney and Matthew R. Burne
Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program and Vernal Pool Association, 2000

American insects
By Vernon L. Kellogg
H. Holt and Company, 1905
A classic entomology text with many illustrations (by Mary Wellman), available from the Biodiversity Heritage Library:

Hemp Diseases and Pests
By McPartland, J. M., R. C. Clarke, D. P. Watson
CABI Publishing, 2000

An Introduction to Entomology
By John Henry Comstock
The Comstock publishing Co., 1933
Several editions, dating back into the 1890's. Apparently (!) in the public domain. Available at the Biodiversity Heritage Library.