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Guide to the Freshwater Invertebrates of the Midwest
By Huggins et al. 1981
State Biological Survey of Kansas, University of Kansas, Lawrence. , 1981
Cite: 451880 with citation markup [cite:451880]
Huggins, D.G., Liechti, P.M., and Ferrington, L.C. (eds.). 1981. Guide to the Freshwater Invertebrates of the Midwest. Biological Survey of Kansas, Technical Publication Number 11. 221 pp.

Identifies and describes the commonly occurring invertebrates--including clams, snails, crayfishes, and shrimps, earthworms, leeches, flatworms, moths, beetles, mayflies, and true flies--inhabiting streams in Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, and Iowa. Includes taxonomic keys. Generously illustrated with line drawings and photographs. Distributed for the Kansas Biological Survey.

Table of Contents:
Introduction
Chapter 1:::::Introduction to the Non-Arthropod Group
Chapter 2::::: Hirudinea (Leeches)
Chapter 3::::: Oligochaeta (Earthworms)
Chapter 4::::: Pelecypoda (Clams)
Chapter 5::::: Gastropoda (Snails)
Chapter 6::::: Turbellariz (Flatworms)
Chapter 7::::: Introduction to the Crustacea
Chapter 8::::: Amphipoda (Scuds)
Chapter 9::::: Decapoda (Crayfishes and Shrimps)
Chapter 10::::: Aquatic Isopoda (Sowbugs, Pillbugs)
Chapter 11::::: Introduction to the Insecta
Chapter 12::::: Coleoptera (Beetles)
Chapter 13::::: Diptera (True Flies)
Chapter 14::::: Ephemeroptera (Mayflies)
Chapter 15::::: Hemiptera (True Bugs)
Chapter 16::::: Aquatic Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Chapter 17::::: Megaloptera (Alderflies, Dobsonflies, and Finshflies)
Chapter 18::::: Neuroptera (Lacewings)
Chapter 19::::: Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Chapter 20::::: Plecoptera (Stoneflies)
Chapter 21::::: Trichoptera (Caddisflies)
Chapter 22::::: Stream Study Procedures
Chapter 23::::: Biological Sampling Techniques
Chapter 24::::: Detection and Documentation of Impects
Chapter 25::::: Current listings of threatened and endangered Aquatic Invertebrates
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