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Genus Anthidium - Woolcarder Bees
Miscellaneous insects: the cottony cushion-scale (Icerya purchasi Maskell), order Hemiptera; family Coccidae. By Charles Valentine Riley
Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture; report of the entomologist, 1886: 466-492, 1886
Riley C.V., 1886. Miscellaneous insects: the cottony cushion-scale (Icerya purchasi
Maskell), order Hemiptera; family Coccidae. Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture: report of the entomologist,
Nomina Insecta Nearctica By Poole, Robert W.
Nomina Insecta Nearctica
was originally published in a series of 4 rather large volumes. Each of the volumes have now been broken down into separate volumes, making downloading easier and faster and also allows you to take only those particular segments of the checklist of interest to you. Additionally, superfluous pages (blanks and title pages) have been eliminated.
- Coleoptera, Strepsiptera
- Hymenoptera, Mecoptera, Megaloptera, Neuroptera, Raphidioptera, Trichoptera
IMp: The customizable LEGO® Pinned Insect ManipulatorBy Dupont S., Price B., and Blagoderov V.
Thought this might be useful for those trying to photograph their collections and it's fairly ingenious. The authors are based at the Natural History Museum London
We present a pinned insect manipulator (IMp) constructed of LEGO® building bricks with two axes of movement and two axes of rotation. In addition we present three variants of the IMp to emphasise the modular design, which facilitates resizing to meet the full range of pinned insect specimens, is fully customizable, collapsible, affordable and does not require specialist tools or knowledge to assemble.