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Common blue butterfly, Polyommatus icarus, on lavender Credit Hayley Wiswell
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Psocids Psocoptera (Booklice and barklice)
The Adult Trichoptera (Caddisflies) of Britain & Ireland
Psylloidea (Nymphal stages) Hemiptera, Homoptera
Aphids – Pterocommatinae and Aphidinae (Aphidini)
Aphids – Aphidinae (Macrosiphini)
Aphids – Anoeciinae, Lachninae, Eriosomatinae, Phloeomyzinae, Thelaxinae, Hormaphidinae, Mindarinae
British Coleoptera larvae. A guide to the families and major subfamilies.
The Carabidae (ground beetle) of Britain and Ireland
Keys to adults of the water beetles of Britain and Ireland (Part 1)
Keys to adults of the water beetles of Britain and Ireland (Part 2)
Adults and larvae of hide, larder and carpet beetles and their relatives (Coleoptera:Dermestidae) and of derontid beetles (Coleoptera:Derontidae)