Bibliography and data sources

Development

Drake, M.D., Lott, D.A., Alexander, K.N.A. & Webb, J.R. (2007) Natural England Research Report NERR005: Surveying terrestrial and freshwater invertebrates for conservation evaluation1st Edition

David Heaver, Jon Webb, David Roy, Hannah Dean, Martin Harvey, Craig Macadam, Jon Curson. Pantheon: A New Resource for Invertebrate Survey Standards and Analysis. In Practice. Issue 98 | December 2017, p.25-29

Lott, D.A. (2007a, unpublished). ISIS development report. Testing ISIS 2006 Projects Final Report. English Nature.

Lott, D.A. (2007b, unpublished). ISIS development report: Recommendations for using ISIS in Common Standards Monitoring. English Nature.

Lott, D.A. (2008a unpublished). ISIS development report: Aquatic assemblage types (W211, W212, W311). English Nature.

Lott, D.A. (2008b unpublished). ISIS development report: Synopsis of ISIS 2009 and its use in Common Standards Monitoring. English Nature.

Lott, D.A., Alexander, K.N.A. & Drake, C.M. (2007, unpublished). ISIS: Broad Assemblage Type Descriptions

Lott, D.A., Alexander, K.N.A., Drake, C.M & Foster, G.N. (2007, unpublished). ISIS: Specific Assemblage Type Descriptions

Webb, J.R., Drewitt, A.L., & Measures, G.H. (2010) Managing for species: Integrating the needs of England's priority species into habitat management. Part 1 Report. Natural England Research Reports, Number 024.

Webb, J.R. & Lott, D.A. (2006) The Development of ISIS: a habitat-based invertebrate assemblage classification system for assessing conservation interest in England. Journal of Insect Conservation, 10:179-188.

Species names

UK Species Inventory

Coding information sources

General

BRC Database of Insects and their Food Plants

Arachnida

Harvestmen

Spider and Harvestman Recording Scheme website

Pseudoscorpions

British Pseudoscorpion Recording Scheme

Spiders

Harvey, P.R., Nellist, D.R., Telfer, M.G. (eds) (2002)  Provisional Atlas of British spiders (Arachnida, Araneae) Volumes 1 & 2, BRC. ISBN 1 870393 63 5 ISBN 1 870393 64 3

Spider and Harvestman Recording Scheme website

Coleoptera

Hyman, P.S. (revised PARSONS, M.S.) (1992) A review of the scarce and threatened Coleoptera of Great Britain. Part 1. Peterborough: Joint Nature Conservation Committee.

Hyman, P.S. (revised PARSONS, M.S.) (1994) A review of the scarce and threatened Coleoptera of Great Britain. Part 2. Peterborough: Joint Nature Conservation Committee.

Carabidae and Staphylinidae

Bates, A.J., Sadler, J.P., Henshall, S.E and Hannah, D. M. (2009) Terrestrial Arthropod Reviews 2: Ecology and conservation of arthropods of exposed riverine sediments (ERS) p. 77-98

Eyre, M.D., Lott, D.A. and Luff, M.L. (2001) The Rove Beetles (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae) of exposed riverine sediments in Scotland and northern England: Habitat Classification and conservation aspects. Journal of Insect Conservation 5: 173-186. Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Fowles (2003) Specialist Coleoptera of Exposed Riverine Sediments (ERS) 

Hammond, P.M. (1998) Riparian and floodplain arthropod assemblages: their characteristics and rapid assessment. In: Bailey, B.R., Jose, P.V. and Sherwood, B.R. eds United Kingdom Floodplains.237-282. Otley, Westbury.

Lott, D.A. (2003) An annotated list of wetland ground beetles (Carabidae) and rove beetles (Staphylinidae) found in the British Isles including a literature review of their ecology. English Nature Research Reports 488. Peterborough: English Nature.

Lott, D.A. (2009) RES Handbook, Volume 12, Part 5: The Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles) of Britain and Ireland: Scaphidiinae, Piestinae and Oxytelinae. St Albans: Royal Entomological Society.

Lott, D.A. and Anderson, R. (2011) RES Handbook, Volume 12, Parts 7 & 8: The Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles) of Britain and Ireland: Oxyporinae, Steninae, Euaesthetinae, Pseudopsinae, Paederinae, Staphylininae). St Albans: Royal Entomological Society.

Luff, M.L. (2007) The Carabidae (ground beetles) of Britain and Ireland. Handbooks for the identification of British insects , volume 4, part 2 (2nd edition). St Albans: Royal Entomological Society.

Chrysomelidae

Cox, M.L. (2007) Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland. Pisces Publications. Newbury.

Hubble, D.S. (2014)  A review of the scarce and threatened beetles of Britain. The leaf beetles and their allies. Chrysomelidae, Megalopodidae and Orsodacnidae. Species Status No.19. Natural England Commissioned Reports, Number 161.

Curculionoidea

Morris, M.G. (1997) VOL 5 PART 17d. RES Handbook, Volume 5, Part 17a: Broad-nosed Weevils. Coleoptera: Curculionidae (Entiminae). St Albans: Royal Entomological Society.

Morris, M.G. (1990) RES Handbook, Volume 5, Part 16: Othrocerous Weevils. Coleoptera: Curculionidea (Nemonychiudae, Anthribidae, Urodontidae, Atteliabidae and Apionidae). St Albans: Royal Entomological Society.

Morris, M.G. (2002) RES Handbook, Volume 5, Part 17b: True Weevils (Part I). Coleoptera: Curculiondae (subfamilies: Raymondionyminae to Smicronychinae). St Albans: Royal Entomological Society.

Morris, M.G. (2008) RES Handbook, Volume 5, Part 17c: True Weevils (Part II). Coleoptera: Curculiondae, Ceutorhynchinae. St Albans: Royal Entomological Society.

Morris, M.G. (2012) RES Handbook, Volume 5, Part 17d: True Weevils (Part III). Coleoptera: Curculiondae, Baridinae, Orobitidinae. St Albans: Royal Entomological Society.

Water beetles

Foster, G.N., Bilton, D. T. and Friday, L.E. (2014) RES Handbook, Volume 4, Part 5b: Keys to Adults of the Water Beetles of Britain and Ireland (Part 2). Royal Entomological Society.

Foster, G.N., and Friday, L.E. (2011) RES Handbook, Volume 4, Part 5 (2nd Ed): Keys to Adults of the Water Beetles of Britain and Ireland (Part 1). Royal Entomological Society.

Other groups

Alexander, K.N.A. (2014) A review of the beetles of Great Britain: The Soldier Beetles and Their Allies. Species Status No.16 Natural England Commissioned Reports, Number 134. 

Alexander, K.N.A, Dodd, S. & Denton, J.S. (2014) A review of the beetles of Great Britain: The Darkling Beetles and Their Allies Species Status No. 18.  Natural England Commissioned Reports, Number 148. 

Diptera

Bulletins of the Dipterists Forum

Dipterists Digest

Falk, S. (1991) A review of the scarce and threatened flies of Great Britain. Part 1, 194 pages A4 softback, ISBN 0 86139 706 1

Oosterbroek, P. (2006) The European Families of the Diptera: Identification, diagnosis, biology, KNNV Uitgeverij. ISBN: 9050112455,

Smith, K. G. V. (1989) An introduction to the immature stages of British flies Diptera larvae, with notes on eggs, pup aria and pupae. Handbk ident. Br.insects. RES.

The leaf and stem mines of British flies and other insects: http://www.ukflymines.co.uk/

Acalypterates

Falk, S.J. & Chandler, P.J. (2005) A review of the scarce and threatened flies of Great Britain. Part 2: Nematocera and Aschiza not dealt with by Falk (1991). Species Status 2: 1-189. Joint Nature Conservation Committee, Peterborough.

Bibionidae

Freeman, P., Lane, R.P. (1985) RES Handbook, Volume 9, Part 7: Bibionid and Scatopsid Flies: Diptera: Bibionidae and Scatopsidae, ISBN: 090154664X

Calypterates

Falk, S.J., Pont, A.C., Chandler, P.J. (1996) A review of the scarce and threatened flies of Great Britain, Part 5: Calyptratae , Species Status 5, Joint Nature Conservation Committee. unpublished.

Skidmore, P. (1985) The Biology of the Muscidae of the World, Series Entomologica.  ISBN 978-90-6193-139-3. Springer.

Chloropidae

Ismay, J.W (unpublished) Chloropid flies. Diptera: Chloropidae. Handbooks for the Identification of British Insects. Draft text.

Nartshuk, E.P., Andersson, H. (2013) The Frit Flies (Chloropidae, Diptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark. Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica Volume: 43.ISSN: 0106-8377

Culicidae

Mosquito species profiles at the National Archives 

Drosophilidae

Bächli, G., Vilela, C.R., Andersson Escher, S., Saura, A. (2004) The Drosophilidae (Diptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark. Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica, 39.  Brill. ISSN: 0106-8377.

Empidoidea

Falk, S.J. and Crossley, R. (2005) Species Status No. 3, A review of the scarce and threatened flies of Great Britain.Part 3: Empidoidea, JNCC 2005. ISSN 1473-0154

Lonchaeidae

MacGowan, I., Rotheray, G.E. (2008) British Lonchaeidae: Diptera. Cuclorrhapha, Acalyptratae  (Handbooks for the Identification of British Insects). ISBN-10: 0901546887. RES.

Lower Brachycera

Chvala, M., Lyneborg, L., Moucha, J. (1972) Horse Flies of Europe (Diptera, Tabanidae), ISBN : 9780900848575. Copenhagen.

Stubbs, A.E., Drake, M. (2001) British Soldierflies and their allies: A Field Guide to the Larger British Brachycera. London: British Entomological and Natural History Society. pp. 528 pages. ISBN 1-899935-04-5.

Opetiidae and Platypezidae

Chandler, P.J. (2001) The Flat-footed Flies (Diptera: Opetiidae and Platypezidae) of Europe. Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica Volume: 36. ISSN: 0106-8377

Pipunculidae

Pipunculidae literature and identification keys focusing on the European fauna

Sarcophagidae

Flesh flies

Pape, T. (1987) Sarcophagidae (Diptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark, The Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica Series. Brill. ISBN-10: 9004081844.

Scathophagidae

British Scathophagidae

Sciomyzidae

Rozkośný, R. (1984) The Sciomyzidae (Diptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark, Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica Volume: 14, ISSN: 0106-8377. Brill.

Syrphidae

Ball, S.G. & Morris, R.K.A. (2014) A review of the scarce and threatened flies of Great Britain. Part 6: Syrphidae. Species Status 9: 1-130 Joint Nature Conservation Committee, Peterborough.

Speight, M.C.D. (2011) Species accounts of European Syrphidae (Diptera), Glasgow, 2011. Syrph the Net, the database of European Syrphidae, vol. 65, 285 pp., Syrph the Net publications, Dublin.

Stubbs, A., Falk, S.J. (2002) British Hoverflies: An Illustrated Identification Guide, British Entomological & Natural History Society; 2nd New edition. ISBN-10: 1899935053

Tachinidae

Belshaw, R. (1993) Tachinid Flies (Tachinidae) (Handbooks for the Identification of British Insects 10/4ai), ISBN : 9780901546814.  RES.

Tachinid Recording Scheme

Tephritidae

White, I.M. (1988) Tephritid Flies Diptera: Tephritidae. Handbooks for the Identification of British Insects Vol. 10, Part 5a. RES. ISBN 0 901546 68 2

Tipuloidea

Oosterbroek, J. Catalogue of the Craneflies of the World, on-line database. http://ccw.naturalis.nl/

Stubbs, A. (In prep.) British Craneflies: An illustrated guide. Draft keys and descriptions.

Hemiptera

British Bugs: An online identification guide to UK hemiptera

Auchenorrhyncha

Ossiannilsson. F. (1981) The Auchenorrhyncha (Homoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark, Volume 2 Families Cicadidae, Cercopidae, Membracidae and Cicadellidae (excl. Deltocephalinae). Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica . Brill. ISBN13: 9788787491365.

Heteroptera

Huxley, T. (2003) Provisional Atlas of the British aquatic bugs (Hemiptera, Heteroptera). Huntingdon: Biological Records Centre.

Southwood, T.R.E. and Leston D. (1959) Land and Water Bugs of the British Isles. London:Warne (Reissued 2002 on CD-ROM by Pisces Conservation of Lymington, Hampshire).

Hymenoptera

Aculeate Hymenoptera

Bees, Wasps and Ants Recording Society

Edwards, R. (ed) (1997) Provisional Atlas of the Aculeate Hymenoptera of Britain and Ireland Part 1 BRC Monks Wood, Huntingdon.

Edwards, R. (ed) (1998) Provisional Atlas of the Aculeate Hymenoptera of Britain and Ireland Part 2 BRC Monks Wood, Huntingdon.

Edwards, R. and Telfer, M. (eds) (2001) Provisional Atlas of the Aculeate Hymenoptera of Britain and Ireland Part 3 BRC Monks Wood, Huntingdon.

Edwards, R. and Telfer, M. (eds) (2002) Provisional Atlas of the Aculeate Hymenoptera of Britain and Ireland Part 4 BRC Monks Wood, Huntingdon.

Lepidoptera

Butterfly Conservation butterfly factsheets

Butterfly Conservation moth factsheets

Sterling, P. & Parsons, M. (2012) Field Guide to the Micro Moths of Great Britain and Ireland. British Wildlife Publishing, Hampshire.

Thomas, J. & Lewington, R. (1991) The Butterflies of Britain and Ireland. Dorling Kindersley, London.

Waring, P. & Townsend, M. (2003) Field Guide to the Moths of Great Britain and Ireland. British Wildlife Publishing, Hampshire.

UK Moths website

Mollusca

Ellis, A.E. (1962) British Freshwater Bivalve Molluscs. With Keys and Notes for the Identification of the Species. Synopses of the British Fauna No. 13. Linnean Society of London.

Mollusc Ireland

The Marine Life Information Network

Myriapods and Isopods

British Myriapod & Isopod Group

Myriapoda

Chilobase

Isopoda

Sutton, S.L. & Harding, P.T. (1985) Woodlice In Britain and Ireland: Distribution and habitat. BRC Monks Wood. ISBN 0 904282 85 6.

Neuroptera

Kirby, P. (1991 reprinted 1992 with minor corrections), A review of the scarcer Neuroptera of Great Britain, 30 pages A4 softback, ISBN 1 873701 23 3

Odonata

Brooks, S. (1997). Field Guide to the Dragonflies and Damselflies of Great Britain and Ireland. British Wildlife Publishing. Hampshire

Smallshire, D. and Swash, A. (2004) Britain’s Dragonflies. WildGuides Ltd Hampshire

Plecoptera and Ephemeroptera

Bratton, J.H. (1990 A review of the scarcer Ephemeroptera and Plecoptera of Great Britain, 39 pages A4 softback, ISBN 0 86139 622 7

Elliott, J.M. and Humpesch, U.H. (1983) A key to the Adults of the British Ephemeroptera with notes on their ecology.  Scientific Publications of the Freshwater Biological Association, No. 47, 101pp.

Macadam & Bennett (2010) A Pictorial Guide to British Ephemeroptera. OP139. Aidgap guide. FCS.

Trichoptera

Wallace, I.D. (1991) A review of the Trichoptera of Great Britain, 59 pages A4 softback, ISBN 0 86139 693 6

Habitat Fidelity Scores

Alexander, K.N.A. (2003) A review of the invertebrates associated with lowland calcareous grassland. English Nature Research Report 512. http://publications.naturalengland.org.uk/publication/132019

Alexander, K.N.A. (2004) Revision of the Index of Ecological Continuity as used for saproxylic beetles. English Nature Research Report 574. http://publications.naturalengland.org.uk/publication/133006

Bates A.J. (2005) The ecology and conservation of beetles (Coleoptera) living on exposed riverine sediments. PhD thesis, University of Birmingham. http://etheses.bham.ac.uk/7175/

Boyce, D.C. (2002) A review of seepage invertebrates in England. English Nature Research Report 452. http://publications.naturalengland.org.uk/publication/127034

Boyce, D.C. (2004) A review of the invertebrate assemblage of acid mires. English Nature Research Report 592. http://publications.naturalengland.org.uk/publication/111025

Drake, C.M., Godfrey, A., Hewitt, S.M. and Parker, J. (2007) Fly Assemblages of Sandy Exposed Riverine Sediment - final report. Buglife publication.

Godfrey, A. (2003) A review of the invertebrate interest of coarse woody debris in England. English Nature Research Report 513. http://publications.naturalengland.org.uk/publication/132018

Harding, P.T. and Rose, F. (1986) PASTURE-WOODLANDS IN LOWLAND BRITAIN A review of their importance for wildlife conservation. Institute of Terrestrial Ecology. http://nora.nerc.ac.uk/5146/1/Pasture_woodland.pdf

Howe, M.A. (2002)  A Review of the Coastal Soft Cliff Resource in Wales, with particular reference to its Importance for Invertebrates. CCW Natural Science Report No. 02/5/1. https://libcat.naturalresources.wales/webview/?infile=details.glu&loid=2...

Palmer, M., Drake, M. and Stewart, N. (2013) A manual for the survey and evaluation of the aquatic plant and invertebrate assemblages of grazing marsh ditch systems Version 6. Buglife report. https://www.buglife.org.uk/sites/default/files/2013Manual.pdf

Scott, A.G., Oxford, G.S. and Selden, P.A. (2006) Epigeic spiders as ecological indicators of conservation value for peat bogs. Biological Conservation Volume 127, Issue 4, February 2006, Pages 420–428. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2005.09.001