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

Species Sminthurus incisus


Field guide to urban wildlife: Common animals of cities & suburbs
By Feinstein J.
Stackpole Books. 454 pp., 2011

Insect and related pests of shrubs: some important, common and potential pests in Southeastern United States
By Baker J.R. (ed.)
North Carolina Agricultural Extension Service. 199 pp., 1984

Soil Biology Guide
By Daniel Dindal, ed.
Wiley-Interscience, 1990
This valuable tome contains wonderfully illustrated taxonomic keys and biological synopses for a large range of terrestrial and soil-dwelling organisms oft overlooked (both scientifically and literally); covering not only insects but bacteria, annelids, gastropods, tardigrades, arachnids, myriapods, isopods, etc. with a focus on North America. With a total of over 50 contributing authors, each of the 43 chapters covers a different group of organisms.

The Diversity of Life
By Edward O. Wilson
Belknap, 1992

Ecology and classification of North American freshwater invertebrates. 3rd ed.
By Thorp J., Covich A. (eds.)
Academic Press. 1021 pp., 2009
Contents

Arthropods treated in chapters 15 through 22, which probably should be added as separate entries

Arthropods of Canadian grasslands [4-volume set]
Biological Survey of Canada. 2010-2014
Vol. 1: Ecology and interactions in grassland habitats. Shorthouse J.D., Floate K.D., eds. 2010. 358 pp.
Vol. 2: Inhabitants of a changing landscape. Floate K.D., ed. 2011. 371 pp.
Vol. 3: Biodiversity and systematics, Part 1. Giberson D.J., Cárcamo H.A., eds. 2014. 479 pp.
Vol. 4: Biodiversity and systematics, Part 2. Cárcamo H.A., Giberson D.J., eds. 2014. 413 pp.

Full text

this entry is just a heads-up, i will be probably posting individual chapters separately

Phylum Athropoda. In: Zhang Z-Q (ed) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classif. and survey of taxonomic richness
By Zhang Z.-Q.
Zootaxa 3703: 17–26, 2013

Guide to aquatic macroinvertebrates of the Upper Midwest
By Bouchard R.W., Jr.
Water Resources Center, U. of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN. 208 pp., 2004