Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Forest Science Program
FIA Project Y051001

    Coleoptera families of British Columbia
Contributing Authors: Scudder, Geoffrey G.E.; Cannings, Robert A.
Imprint: [Vancouver], B.C. [University of British Colmbia], 2005
Subject: Forest Investment Account (FIA), Coleoptera, British Columbia
Series: Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Forest Science Program
Illustrated keys for the identification of the 100 beetle families so far reported in the province were developed. Brief descriptions of the taxa, the diversity in each family, their biology, ecological role , and importance of each in ecosystem function are given. Reference will be noted to high profile species, and specialized literature that can be used for determination of species.
G.G.E Scudder and R.A Cannings.
Related projects:  FSP_Y062001FSP_Y073001


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