Thorp and Covich's Freshwater Invertebrates,
Edition 4 Volume 5: Keys to Neotropical and Antarctic Fauna
Edited by Cristina Damborenea, D. Christopher Rogers and James H. Thorp

Publication Date: 31 Jul 2020

Thorp and Covich's Freshwater Invertebrates, Volume 5: Keys to Neotropical and Antarctic Fauna, Fourth Edition, covers inland water invertebrates of the world. It began with Ecology and General Biology, Volume One (Thorp and Rogers, editors, 2015) and was followed by three volumes emphasizing taxonomic keys to general invertebrates of the Nearctic (2016), neotropical hexapods (2018), and general invertebrates of the Palearctic (2019). All volumes are designed for multiple uses and levels of expertise by professionals in universities, government agencies, private companies, and graduate and undergraduate students.

Key Features

  • Includes zoogeographic coverage of the entire Neotropics, from central Mexico and the Caribbean Islands, to the tip of South America
  • Provides identification keys for aquatic invertebrates to genus or species level for many groups, with keys progressing from higher to lower taxonomic levels
  • Contains terminology and morphology, materials preparation and preservation, and references
About the author
Edited by Cristina Damborenea, Research Zoologist at the Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Cientificas & Te´cnicas (Argentina).; D. Christopher Rogers, Kansas Biological Survey, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA and James H. Thorp, Kansas Biological Survey, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA
Book details
ISBN: 9780128042250
Page Count: 1046
Retail Price : £137.00

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Professional scientists and technicians in ecology, environmental science, freshwater biology, limnology, invertebrate zoology and related fields, private companies, government agencies, and NGOs