Know Your New Zealand Insects and Spiders

Published by New Holland

New Zealand’s insects include some of the world’s most remarkable, including the giant weta, one of the world’s heaviest insects, and the world’s longest weevil.

This book features the most iconic, important and most prominent species, including key introduced species, such as the monarch butterfly, and a selection of noteworthy spiders. Written for a family readership and with the novice in mind, the text is light and easy in tone, with simple language, and is accompanied by full-page, full-colour portrait photographs. This book is ideal for anyone interested in identifying the insects and spiders in their neighbourhood or in the wild.