A photo-based guide using the visual appearance of the whole insect for identification. For naturalists and enthusiasts, including moth trappers.
Now available - a new RES Handbook to fungus gnats (Diptera). Pre-sales offer price. This identification guide covers all species the subfamily Mycetophilinae in Britain and Ireland.
Showing 44 indicator species, this guide will help you carry out a Phase 1 habitat survey of grassland and marsh habitats.
Showing 62 indicator species, this guide will help you carry out a Phase 1 habitat survey of heath and mire habitats.
FSC Earthworms AIDGAP covers all earthworm species found living freely in the UK and Ireland. This 2nd edition also includes a key to glasshouse earthworms.
FSC Freshwater snails AIDGAP is an identification guide to over 50 species in Britain and Ireland, covering all gastropod molluscs found in still and flowing fresh water.
Grasses AIDGAP is a vegetative key to 90 of the most common species in the UK. It's especially useful for habitat surveyors who need to identify diagnostic grass species when flowers are not present.
FSC Ferns AIDGAP covers the 59 species of fern, 6 clubmosses, 3 quillworts and 8 horsetails found in the British Isles. Third edition.
FSC Springtails AIDGAP is an identification guide to all species of adult springtails (Collembola) in Britain and Ireland. These small arthropods provide vital ecosystem services, particularly in decomposition, nutrient cycling and soil formation.
FSC Sphagnum mosses AIDGAP is an accessible field key to all 36 species in the UK and Ireland. Sphagnum mosses are a familiar part of the vegetation in many wet habitats, including woods, moors and heaths.
FSC Centipedes AIDGAP covers all 57 species of centipede in Britain. It includes 7 species that only occur in greenhouses.
FSC Seed and leaf beetles AIDGAP is an identification guide to adults of all 283 species of seed and leaf beetle in Britain and Ireland.
FSC Land snails AIDGAP is an identification guide to all 100 free-living terrestrial snails in Britain. Four keys provide different routes to identification.
FSC Winter trees AIDGAP is a photographic guide to 36 of the common broad-leaved deciduous trees that are most likely to be found in the UK.
FSC Trees in winter AIDGAP is an identification guide to over 70 species of deciduous trees and shrubs in winter. It's lavishly illustrated with line drawings throughout.
FSC Water plants AIDGAP is an identification guide to all larger plants found in fresh water, including emergent plants. Now updated to Stace (4th edition).