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Betico Bush-cricket
Apmhiestris baetica

Roy Kleukers

Grasshoppers & crickets

Roy Kleukers - 1 December 2012
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The newest volume in the prestiguous New Naturalist series treats the Orthoptera. The 532-page book contains an extensive introduction to the grasshoppers and crickets, focussing mainly on tunctional morphology, life history and evolutionary aspects of mating systems. A large part of the book treats the British species. Every species is described in  3-4 pages, treating the life history, distribution, ecology and conservation. The book is well-illustrated, with a distribution map of Great-Britain and several photos.


Source: Benton, T. 2012. Grasshoppers & crickets. The New Naturalist Library, Harper Collins Publishers, London.