Common Freshwater Invertebrates Of North America
Biology Educational Materials
J. Reese Voshell, Jr.
Written to be comprehensive, yet easily accessible, this guide will help both the novice and the expert identify a wide variety of freshwater invertebrates. Section I provides background information on the biology and ecology of freshwater organisms and their environments; Section II describes nearly 100 of the most common groups using color illustrations and text that points out the most important characteristics; and Section III gives in-depth descriptions of the life history, behavior, and ecology of the various invertebrate groups. The book also features an index organized by subject, common name, and scientific name.