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Peterson Field Guides: Beetles
By Richard E. White
Houghton Mifflin Company, 1983
ISBN: 0-395-33953-7
Cite: 2469 with citation markup [cite:2469]

This is
a great book, but if you are interested in the rarer beetles and beetles most people have no clue about, this might not have much selection for you.

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Over 600 drawings and 65 color paintings portray representative species of the 111 families of North American beetles. Includes information on collecting and preserving beetles.

White, R.E. 1983. A Field Guide to the Beetles of North America. Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston. 384 pp.

Great little book
I have found this book to be quite helpful, seems to have good coverage, and the family keys work well. For the price I highly recommend it.

Alternate Title
Also known as A Field Guide to the Beetles of North America.


Stephen Cresswell
Buckhannon, WV

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