New Haven: Yale University Press, 2012. Octavo, paperback, colour photographs, black and white illustrations, maps.
Detailing over 140 ant species that are found in the northeastern U.S. and eastern Canada, this book is the first guide for this area dedicated solely to ants. Lavishly illustrated with over 500 line illustrations, 300 photographs, and regional distribution maps for each species, this guide will prove essential for amateur and professional naturalists, biologists, teachers, students, environmental managers and pest-control professionals. The detailed line illustrations and species descriptions, together with the high-magnification photographs, will allow anyone to identify and learn about ants and their diversity, ecology, life histories, and beauty. In addition, the book includes sections on natural history and collecting ants, ant ecology and evolution, and patterns of geographic distribution and diversity that will help everyone gain a greater understanding and appreciation of ants.
Price: $42.00 AU