Monumental work details world fauna of Scolytidae, including two subfamilies, 25 tribes, 225 genera and approximately 5,800 species; and Platypodidae, including three subfamilies, seven tribes, 32 genera and 1,463 species. Hardbound; 7-1/4 x 10-1/4″.
Part 1: Bibliography. 1987, 685 pages Provides 21,488 references to published articles that treat the scientific study of bark and ambrosia beetles worldwide from 1758 to 1984 (with almost 200 post-1984 articles). Subject areas include: anatomy, behavior, control, ecology, habits, distribution, and taxonomy. Catalog No. 3963
Part 2: Taxonomic Index, Volumes A and B. 1992, two-volumes, 1,553 pp. First extensive world list of bark and ambrosia beetle genera and species since 1910 and 1914. Organizes comprehensive references to published literature from 1758 to 1990 under eight subject headings. Over 25,000 scientific articles are indexed under all known species worldwide. Also provides worldwide host-list and species reported to attack them. Bibliography supplement covering 1987 (part 1) to 1990, and comprehensive index to each family is included. Part 2 is the catalog index that makes the 1987 bibliography (Part 1) usable. Two-volume set. Catalog No. 3964