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By George Hangay,Roger de Keyzer

such a lot Australian stag beetles reside secretive lives, spending nearly all of their existence cycle within decaying bushes or less than logs sunken within the soil. but those energetic recyclers of the woodland are favourite through beetle-loving humans around the globe. Their aesthetic charm and the rarity of a few species cause them to of serious worth to creditors: the beetles within the subfamily Lampriminae are wonderfully vibrant, whereas others express an grand kind in male mandible measurement and structure.
A advisor to Stag Beetles of Australia is a complete account of the ninety five lucanid species present in Australia. This publication unearths their variety and sweetness, seems to be intimately at their morphology, habitats and ecology, and explains tips on how to gather, hold and protect them. normal historical past fans and beginner coleopterists alike will enjoy the use of this consultant.
The publication gains a few wonderful photographs from entomologist and photographer Paul Zborowski. Paul has over forty years' adventure of field-based learn of bugs and comparable creatures in habitats everywhere in the world.

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