A GUIDE TO MOSQUITOES OF AUSTRALIA
by Cameron Webb, Stephen Doggett & Richard Russell
2016, 216 pages, color photos, maps b/w drawings. Mosquitoes are found in almost every type of environment, from pristine wetlands to polluted drains and from coastal saltmarshes to snow melt streams.
Exploring the biodiversity of this fascinating group of insects, the book provides a pictorial guide to almost 100 mosquito species occurring in Australia, and includes chapters covering their biology, habitats, association with disease, and mosquito collecting/rearing/photography.
Arranged by genus, information about each species includes scientific name, subgenus name, description (female), habitat, distribution, pest status, range map, and an excellent color photo of a female adult. Photos of some immature stages are also provided for some species.
Paperback; 5-7/8 x 8-1/2″.
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