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Author Gooderham, John.

Title The waterbug book : a guide to the freshwater macroinvertebrates of temperate Australia / John Gooderham & Edward Tsyrlin
Published Collingwood, Vic. : CSIRO Pub., [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (232 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Key to macroinvertebrate groups; Freshwater sponges (Porifera); Freshwater jellyfish and hydra (Cnidaria); Unsegmented worms; Freshwater leeches (Hirudinea); Segmented worms (Oligochaeta); Freshwater snails, mussels and clams (Mollusca); Freshwater mites and spiders (Arachnida); Microcrustaceans: water fleas, copepods, clam shrimp and seed shrimp; Assorted crustaceans: amphipods, isopods, syncarids, brine shrimp and tadpole shrimp; Freshwater shrimp, prawns, crab and crayfish (Decapoda); Springtails (Collembola)
Summary Full of practical tips about where to find various animals, and what their presence can tell about their environment
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-226) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Freshwater invertebrates -- Australia -- Identification.
Freshwater invertebrates -- Australia -- Pictorial works.
Freshwater ecology -- Australia.
Reading List SLE348 recommended text 2021
SLE348 recommended text 2020
SLE348 recommended text 2019
Genre/Form Guidebooks.
Pictorial works.
Illustrated works.
Form Electronic book
Author Tsyrlin, Edward.
ISBN 0643090029 (electronic bk.)
9780643090026 (electronic bk.)