Photographic Guide To Longhorned Beetles Of Bolivia: Guía Fotográfica De Escarabajos Longicornios De Bolivia by Steven Wayne LingafelterPhotographic Guide To Longhorned Beetles Of Bolivia: Guía Fotográfica De Escarabajos Longicornios De Bolivia by Steven Wayne Lingafelter

Photographic Guide To Longhorned Beetles Of Bolivia: Guía Fotográfica De Escarabajos Longicornios…

bySteven Wayne Lingafelter, James Earl Wappes, Julieta Ledezma Arias

Hardcover | August 1, 2017

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With loss of habitats throughout the world occurring at a staggering rate, it is critical to document what is being lost. This book strives to do that by focusing on longhorned woodboring beetles in Bolivia. Wholesale clearing of large tracts of land kills everything or forces species to move quickly to other areas, disrupting the balance of the ecosystem. This book will help people discover and appreciate some of the amazing diversity of life that exists in the undeveloped and/or remote natural areas of Bolivia.
 
Nearly 1,900 species of longhorned woodboring beetles (Disteniidae, Vesperidae, and Cerambycidae) are known from Bolivia (with more than 200 species yet to be determined). This work features 500 of them, representing the breadth of morphological evolution.
Steve Lingafelter was a research entomologist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture based at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., for nearly 20 years. Last year, arelocation opportunity arose in Arizona, and he becamean insect identifier on the Mexican border. Steve received his PhD in ...
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Title:Photographic Guide To Longhorned Beetles Of Bolivia: Guía Fotográfica De Escarabajos Longicornios…Format:HardcoverDimensions:10.8 × 8.8 × 0.8 inPublished:August 1, 2017Publisher:SmithsonianLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1944466053

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