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Author Museum Victoria.

Title Melbourne's wildlife : a field guide to the fauna of greater Melbourne
Published Melbourne : Museum of Victoria and CSIRO Publishing, [2006]
©2006

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 MELB  591.99451 Mus/Mwa  DUE 05-03-20
Description xi, 348 pages : color illustrations, 1 map ; 22 cm
Contents Part I. Terrestrial and freshwater environments -- 1. Terrestrial worms -- 2. Snails, slugs and other molluscs -- 3. Yabbies, slaters and other crustaceans -- 4. Spiders, scorpions and other arachnids -- 5. Centipedes, millipedes, springtails and silverfish -- 6. Freshwater insects -- 7. Grasshoppers and their relatives -- 8. Lacewings, scorpion flies and small insects -- 9. Flies and true bugs -- 10. Beetles -- 11. Sawflies, bees, wasps and ants -- 12. Butterflies and moths -- 13. Freshwater fishes -- 14. Frogs -- 15. Freshwater turtles -- 16. Lizards -- 17. Snakes -- 18. Birds -- 19. Monotremes and marsupials -- 20. Placental mammals -- Part II. Marine environments -- 21. Sessile invertebrates -- 22. Jelly-like or free-floating animals -- 23. Marine worms -- 24. Sea stars and other echinoderms -- 25. Marine molluscs -- 26. Crustaceans and sea spiders -- 27. Marine fishes -- 28. Marine mammals
Summary Contains colour photographs of over 700 animals, with descriptions of each species, information about behaviour and habitat, maps and includes essays about the wildlife in and around Melbourne
Analysis Freshwater Life,aquatic, freshwater, animal,Spiders & Scorpions,arachnids,arachnology,spiders-scorpions, animal,Other bugs,insects,entomology,other-bugs, animal Insects,entomology,bugs, insects,animal,Marine Life, marine, marine biology, animal,Frogs & Reptiles,vertebrates,herpetology,amphibians, freshwater,amphibians-reptiles, animal,Birds & Mammals,ornithology,aves,mammalogy, birds-mammals, animal, behind the scenes, museum-research
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references: (pages 333-338) index
Notes Museum Victoria 2006
Subject Animals -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.) -- Identification.
Marine animals -- Australia -- Victoria -- Port Philip Bay -- Identification
Natural history -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.)
Zoology -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.)
Animals -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.)
Habitat (Ecology) -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.)
Melbourne (Vic.)
Author Museum of Victoria.
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (Australia)
LC no. 2007386943
ISBN 9780643092549
0643092544
Other Titles Melbourne's wildlife
A field guide to the fauna of greater Melbourne