Amazing Entomology book by Dr. Pisuth Ek-Amnuay:
"Beetles of Thailand" 2nd revised Edition (2012)
Hardcover, in English language, with scientific Latin as well as local Thai names.
size 248 X 180mm (about 7 X 10 inches), weight slightly over 2.3kg (~ 5lb) only book itself (excl. packing).
944 pages which include 420 full color plates, 44 color photos and color maps, color tables. Many high quality live size photos, multiple pictures of each species.
It is truly unique because it has all of the butterflies of Thailand with detailed description - in one single volume. Many of the butterflies described and illustrated also occur in many countries in South-East and South Asia. Total 1,287 species, 317 subspecies or 1,604 species & subspecies, from 332 genera in five families, according to the latest international classification. (for comparison: 1st Ed. had 1291 species & subspecies, on 868 pages and 388 color plates)
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