Re: NANFA-- water bugs

Jeremy Tiemann (
Thu, 5 Dec 2002 09:08:41 -0600

Merritt and Cummins - 1996 - An Introduction to the Aquatic Insects
of North American. It is a great book with lots of useful info.

>Does anyone have a good resource book/journal describing water bugs,
>larvae, worms, etc. I'd really like to have a source that has
>illustrations or photographs & at minimum lists whether the bug is
>predatory or not. Also, I'd prefer that it not be some thick,
>'scientific' tome; instead, something like a pocket guide. Thanks
>in advance for any help.
>Bruce Scott
>Meridian, Idaho

Jeremy Tiemann
Illinois Natural History Survey
Center for Biodiversity
607 E. Peabody Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 244-4594
Fax: (217) 333-4949
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