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Recognising British Bumblebees

We have a new book out, Recognising Common British bumblebees. It costs just £2.01, so about the same price as a cheap cup of coffee, but much more enjoyable. It includes:

  • How to recognise common British bumblebees
  • Their nesting habits
  • Body sizes
  • Flower preferences of different species
  • The bumblebee colony life cycle
  • The bumblebee body.

The book is made for the Kindle Fire as there are many colour photographs, but if you don't have a Kindle Fire you can download one of the free apps for your device from Amazon.


Insect orders book cover

Smith, L. (2014). Characteristics of the insect orders. Amazon. Characteristics of the insect orders with drawings and photographs to help you understand the differences between the different types of insect, and identify which order an insect is in, as well as fast facts about each insect order, and links to web pages with more detailed information. Many orders have separate sections about the life cycle of the insect as well as its habitat requirements, and fossil history.

This book costs $3.08 - strange price, I know, or the equivalent in your currency, and is available for Kindle and other e-readers.

Large image of chiton anatomy as seen on the Chiton page

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A thesis submitted as part of the requirements for the Degree of B. Sc. (Hons.) in Ecology at the University of Aberdeen 1996.

by Laura Brodie

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