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The Resource Bumble bees of North America : an identification guide, Paul H. Williams, Robbin W. Thorp, Leif L. Richardson & Sheila R. Colla

Bumble bees of North America : an identification guide, Paul H. Williams, Robbin W. Thorp, Leif L. Richardson & Sheila R. Colla

Label
Bumble bees of North America : an identification guide
Title
Bumble bees of North America
Title remainder
an identification guide
Statement of responsibility
Paul H. Williams, Robbin W. Thorp, Leif L. Richardson & Sheila R. Colla
Title variation
Bumblebees of North America
Creator
Contributor
Author
Distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bumble Bees of North America is the first comprehensive guide to North American bumble bees to be published in more than a century. Richly illustrated with color photographs, diagrams, range maps, and graphs of seasonal activity patterns, this guide allows amateur and professional naturalists to identify all 46 bumble bee species found north of Mexico and to understand their ecology and changing geographic distributions
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Paul
Dewey number
595.79/90971
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL568.A6
LC item number
W545 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thorp, Robbin W.
  • Richardson, Leif
  • Colla, Sheila
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bumblebees
  • Bumblebees
  • Bumblebees
  • Bumblebees
Label
Bumble bees of North America : an identification guide, Paul H. Williams, Robbin W. Thorp, Leif L. Richardson & Sheila R. Colla
Link
https://brynathyn.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/princetonoqo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Observing bumble bees -- Attracting bumble bees -- Bumble bee forage guide by ecoregion -- Maps and seasonal activity -- Bumble bee decline and conservation -- Threats to bumble bees -- Natural enemies -- Mimicry -- Distinguishing bumble bees from other insects -- Bumble bee names and classification -- How to use this book to identify bumble bee species -- Species accounts -- Square-or long-cheeked bees with a rounded angle on the midleg -- Short-cheeked bees with a rounded angle on the midleg -- Medium- or long-cheeked bees with a sharp angle on the midleg -- Hindleg (tibia) with the outer surface uniformly convex and densely hairy (cuckoo bumble bees, no workers)
Control code
9781785396014
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (70 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781785396014
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
418 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00564074
  • (Credo)princetonoqo2014
  • (OCoLC)927245688
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Bumble bees of North America : an identification guide, Paul H. Williams, Robbin W. Thorp, Leif L. Richardson & Sheila R. Colla
Link
https://brynathyn.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/princetonoqo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Observing bumble bees -- Attracting bumble bees -- Bumble bee forage guide by ecoregion -- Maps and seasonal activity -- Bumble bee decline and conservation -- Threats to bumble bees -- Natural enemies -- Mimicry -- Distinguishing bumble bees from other insects -- Bumble bee names and classification -- How to use this book to identify bumble bee species -- Species accounts -- Square-or long-cheeked bees with a rounded angle on the midleg -- Short-cheeked bees with a rounded angle on the midleg -- Medium- or long-cheeked bees with a sharp angle on the midleg -- Hindleg (tibia) with the outer surface uniformly convex and densely hairy (cuckoo bumble bees, no workers)
Control code
9781785396014
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (70 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781785396014
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
418 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00564074
  • (Credo)princetonoqo2014
  • (OCoLC)927245688
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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