Our Common Insects A Popular Account of the Insects of Our Fields, Forests, Gardens and Houses
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Our Common Insects A Popular Account of the Insects of Our Fields, Forests, Gardens and Houses

By A. S. (Alpheus Spring) Packard
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  • OUR COMMON INSECTS.
  • A POPULAR ACCOUNT OF THE INSECTS
  • OF OUR
  • Fields, Forests, Gardens and Houses.
    • Illustrated with 4 Plates and 268 Woodcuts.
      • BY
    • BY
  • A. S. PACKARD, Jr.,
  • CONTENTS
  • DEDICATION.
    • TO SAMUEL H. SCUDDER.
  • PREFACE.
  • OUR COMMON INSECTS.
  • INTRODUCTORY.
  • OUR COMMON INSECTS.
  • CHAPTER I.
    • THE HOME OF THE BEES.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • THE HOME OF THE BEES.
      • [Concluded.]
    • [Concluded.]
  • CHAPTER III.
    • THE PARASITES OF THE HONEY BEE.
      • THE STYLOPS PARASITE.
    • THE STYLOPS PARASITE.
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • A FEW WORDS ABOUT MOTHS.
  • CHAPTER V.
    • THE CLOTHES MOTH.
  • CHAPTER VI.
    • THE MOSQUITO AND ITS FRIENDS.
  • CHAPTER VII.
    • THE HOUSE FLY AND ITS ALLIES.
  • CHAPTER VIII.
    • THE BORERS OF OUR SHADE TREES.
  • CHAPTER IX.
    • CERTAIN PARASITIC INSECTS.
  • CHAPTER X.
    • THE DRAGON FLY.
  • CHAPTER XI.
    • MITES AND TICKS.
  • CHAPTER XII.
    • BRISTLE-TAILS AND SPRING-TAILS.
  • CHAPTER XIII.
    • HINTS ON THE ANCESTRY OF INSECTS.
      • Explanation of Plate 2. Figure 1, different forms of Leptus; 2, Diplax; 3, Coccinella larva; 4, Cicada larva; 5, Cicindela larva; 6, Ant Lion; 7, Calligrapha larva; 8, Aphis larva; 9, Hemerobius larva; 10, Glyrinua larva; 11, Carabid larva; 12, Meloë larva.
      • Explanation of Plate 3. Figure 1. Panorpa larva; 2, Phryganea larva; 3, Weevil larva; 4, third larva of Meloë; 5, Chionea larva; 6, Carpet Worm; 7, Phora larva; 8, Wheat Caterpillar; 9, Sphinx Caterpillar; 10, Acronycta? larva; 11, Saw Fly larva; 12, Abia Saw Fly larva; 13, Halictus larva; 14, Andrena larva.
      • EARLY STAGES OF THE HUMBLE BEE.
    • Explanation of Plate 2. Figure 1, different forms of Leptus; 2, Diplax; 3, Coccinella larva; 4, Cicada larva; 5, Cicindela larva; 6, Ant Lion; 7, Calligrapha larva; 8, Aphis larva; 9, Hemerobius larva; 10, Glyrinua larva; 11, Carabid larva; 12, Meloë larva.
    • Explanation of Plate 3. Figure 1. Panorpa larva; 2, Phryganea larva; 3, Weevil larva; 4, third larva of Meloë; 5, Chionea larva; 6, Carpet Worm; 7, Phora larva; 8, Wheat Caterpillar; 9, Sphinx Caterpillar; 10, Acronycta? larva; 11, Saw Fly larva; 12, Abia Saw Fly larva; 13, Halictus larva; 14, Andrena larva.
    • EARLY STAGES OF THE HUMBLE BEE.
  • CHAPTER XIV.
    • INSECT CALENDAR.
  • INDEX.
    • FOOTNOTES:
      • The only American Text Book of Entomology.
    • The only American Text Book of Entomology.
  • A Guide to the Study of Insects,
    • Third and Improved Edition. Price reduced to $5.00.
    • THE MAMMOTH CAVE AND ITS INHABITANTS,
    • INSECT PINS AND CORK FOR INSECT BOXES.
    • RECORD OF AMERICAN ENTOMOLOGY.
    • FLOWER OBJECT LESSONS;
    • Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
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