Detailed overview: - the photogallery of the beetle fauna of Germany
Title: - the photogallery of the beetle fauna of Germany
Creator: Benisch, Christoph
Contributor: et al.
Abstract: This private website provides a photo gallery of 2,285 species out of approximately 7,000 beetle species known to occur in Germany. A search engine allows searching photos by scientific names or morphological characters. Wide information about morphology of beetles, biology of special species (Stag Beetle (Lucanus cervus); Click Beetle (Lacon querceus); Jewel Beetle (Agrilus biguttatus)), variability of ladybirds (Coccinellidae), phylogeny of Coeleoptera and conservation are given. A map module displays species records on a map of Germany. A glossary, information about further literature, meetings and web links are also provided. [Editorial staff vifabio]
Table of contents: Families / Topics (Morphology, Patterns Coccinellida, Stag beetle, Lacon querceus, Agrilus biguttatus, Phylogeny, Species protection) / Search (Search by name, Search by appearance, Compare photos) / Fauna (Recent records, Featured species, Map module) / Glossary / Literature / Links / News / Contact
Subject: Coleoptera (Beetles) (595.76)
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Spatial coverage: Central Europe, Germany
Audience: Beginner; Intermediate
Language: English; German
Format: website; database
Resource type: Picture databases;
Discipline based websites
Access: free
Metadata update date: 2010-08-26
Metadata provider: SDEI
URL of this vifabio-resource:
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