Skidmore, P., 1991
Insects of the British Cow-Dung Community
Despite the title, this work covers all forms of life found in and on cow (and other ungulate) dung, with short sections on plant seeds, fungi and non-insect invertebrates before the main keys to insects are presented. Also includes larvae. Particularly useful for Coleoptera and Diptera.
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||Within the scope of the title, coverage seems very compete.
||Under a Stereo Microscope.
||Adults: killed and pinned, larvae: in 70% alcohol.
||Some groups easy, the most difficult groups only taken to genus or family.