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British Bugs Online identification guide (photo based) to UK bugs, arranged by family. Dr Joe Botting & Dr Tristan Bantock Yes Online View Edit
British birds of prey Produced in conjunction with the Hawk and Owl Trust, this chart will help you to identify birds of prey in flight in the Hawk and Owl Trust No Publication View Edit
British Anthozoa (2nd ed.) The Anthozoa is a subphylum of predominantly sessile marine animals belonging to the phylum Cnidaria. Manuel No Publication View Edit
Britain's Hoverflies Britain's Hoverflies is a beautifully illustrated photographic field guide to the hoverflies of Britain, focusing o Stuart Ball and Roger Morris No Publication View Edit
Bristol University Tick ID This site includes online dichotomous keys for ticks of the family Ixodidae (hard ticks). Richard Wall, University of Bristol Yes Online View Edit
Bristletail.net An online resource for the bristletails, (Archeognatha, Zygentoma and Diplura), interesting and often overlooked inverte Yes Online View Edit
Brambles (Rubus) of Britain and Ireland Facebook group devoted to the identification and study of UK brambles David-Müzeyyen Merrick Yes Online View Edit
Botanical keys and how to use them - Facebook group A closed group (anyone can request to join). Kevin Widdowson Yes Online View Edit
Botanical Keys - Find Wild Flowers The Botanical Society for Britian and Ireland (BSBI) hosts this on line plant key produced by one of their members. The Quentin Groom Yes Online View Edit
Bostrichidae Key to British Species Bostrichidae Key to British Species by Mike Hackston, derived from the German key by Arved Lompe. Mike Hackston Yes Online, PDF View Edit
Bird identifier Simple online key to UK birds. RSPB Yes Online View Edit
Bird identification videos Ground-breaking video identification short videos from BTO. British Trust for Ornithology Yes Online View Edit
Bird ID - Easy Bird Identification Comprehensive online guide to UK birds, extensive database of information on birds and enables you to quickly identify b birdid.co.uk Yes Online View Edit
Biology And Identification Of Intertidal Polyzoa THE Polyzoa are sedentary aquatic animals which form colonies by budding. J. S. RYLAND Yes Online, PDF View Edit
Beginner’s guide to identifying British ichneumonids Ichneumonids, species of the family Ichneumonidae, are difficult to identify because so many look similar. Nicola Prehn and Chris Raper Yes Online, PDF View Edit
Beginners guide to identifying British mammal bones This beginner’s guide focusses on the twelve most prevalent wild and domestic mammals in the UK. Nicola Prehn, Florin Feneru and John Rochester Yes Online, PDF View Edit
Beetle News A collection of newsletters available as PDFs most of which include an identification article for a group of beetles. Amateur Entomologists' Society Yes Online, PDF View Edit
Beetle fauna of Germany An amazingly rich website containing superb photos of a huge range of beetle species. Benisch, C. Yes Online View Edit
Bee orchids and their relatives Guide to UK bee orchids. OPAL Yes Online, PDF, Publication View Edit
BBS Field Guide online pages Individual online PDFs for each page in 'Mosses and Liverworts of Britain and Ireland a field guide'. Atherton, Bosanquet , & Lawley Yes Online, PDF View Edit
Bats of Britain, Europe & Northwest Africa Comprehensive book covering all species of bat in the UK (and even the rest of Europe and North Africa). Christian Dietz, Otto von Helverson & Dietmar Nill No Publication View Edit
Bats in flight Telling the different bat species apart by sight can be difficult, but this guide outlines key details to look out for Natural History Museum No PDF View Edit
Bat Droppings Guide A guide to the droppings of British bats, including photos and diagrams illustrating the shape and size differences betw Acer Ecology Yes Online View Edit
Bat Droppings Guide A guide to the droppings of British bats, including diagrams illustrating the shape and size differences between species Bat Conservation Trust No Publication View Edit
Barnacles Barnacles are familiar objects to mariners and seaside tourists. Southwood No Publication View Edit
Badhamia slime moulds This beta phase identification resource was created by Sophie Trice for the NHM Identification Trainers for the Future P Sophie Trice Yes Online View Edit
Atlas of the Predaceous Water Beetles (Hydradephaga) of Britain and Ireland This atlas concerns the predaceous water beetles, or Hydradephaga – the whirligig beetles (Gyrinidae), the crawling wate Foster, Bilton & Nelson No Publication View Edit
Atlas of the Fleas (Siphonaptera) of Britain and Ireland Fleas (Siphonaptera) are wingless insects that are usually found in the nests, or on the bodies, of a wide range of mamm Bob George No Publication View Edit
Atlas of Dragonflies in Britain and Ireland Produced in partnership with the British Dragonfly Society and Dragonfly Ireland, this full colour hardback book (approx Cham, Nelson, Prentice, Smallshire & Taylor No Publication View Edit
Athecate hydroids and their medusae Suiable for amateur and professsional naturalists, this new Synopsis provides a concise account of the morphology, habit Schuchert No Publication View Edit
ARC Reptile Identification Guide (pdf) Pictorial guide to all stages of all Britain's native and most widespread alien reptiles, downloadable as a pdf. Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Yes Online, PDF View Edit
ARC Amphibian Identification Guide (pdf) Pictorial guide to all stages of all Britain's native and most widespread alien amphibians, downloadable as a pdf. Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Yes Online, PDF View Edit
Araneae Spiders of Europe An excellent online resource on European spider identification. Editors - Wolfgang Nentwig, Theo Blick, Daniel Gloor, Ambros Hänggi & Christian Kropf Yes Online View Edit
April Wildflowers Spotter’s Sheet Photo guide to the most commonly seen wildflowers in April. Plantlife Yes Online, PDF View Edit
Apples: a field guide The book is intended to help identify that unknown apple growing in your garden or in the park; to help you choose which Michael Clark No Publication View Edit
Aphids - Aphidinae (Macrosiphini) RES Handbook vol 2 part 7. Blackman No Publication View Edit
Ants This paperback published by Pelagic Publishing is a reprint edition of the original, now out-of-print, paperback by Rich Skinner, Gary J No Publication View Edit
Animals other than Shells These supplementary notes are designed to be used in conjunction with the recording sheets prepared by Liverpool Bay Mar Ian Wallace Yes PDF View Edit
Animal Photos Website showing photos of animals, focusing on wildlife. Elizabeth Barrett Yes Online View Edit
An Introduction to Centipedes, Millipedes and Woodlice Although good taxonomic guides exist for these animals, there is a gap between beginners’ introductions to invertebrates Paul Richards No Online View Edit
An Introduction to Centipedes, Millipedes and Woodlice Although good taxonomic guides exist for these animals, there is a gap between beginners’ introductions to invertebrates Paul Richards No Online View Edit
An illustrated key to the cuckoo wasps (Hymenoptera, Chrysididae) of the Nordic and Baltic countries, with description of a new species An extremely well illustrated, with high resolution colour photographs, key and descriptions of species from Nordic and Juho Paukkunen, Alexander Berg, Villu Soon, Frode Ødegaard, Paolo Rosa. Yes Online, PDF View Edit
An Illustrated Guide To The Diatoms Of British Coastal Plankton Following introductory sections rm the structure and ecology of marine diatoms, a key is provided to some sixty forms mo J. B. SYKES Yes Online, PDF View Edit
An Atlas of Waterfleas in Britain & Ireland Updated distribution maps for 89 of the 92 species of Cladocera living in the water bodies of Britain & Ireland. Adrian Chalkley Yes Online, PDF, Publication View Edit
An amendment to the crab key The crab key (Crothers and Crothers, 1983) is amended to incorporate the pelagic crab Planes minutus. John and Marylin Crothers Yes Online, PDF View Edit
AlgaeVision A database and virtual collection of images of freshwater and terrestrial algae collected in Britain and Ireland Natural History Museum, British Phycological Society Yes Online View Edit
Alan Silverside's lichen pages Photographs of Scottish and other British lichens Alan Silverside Yes Online View Edit
Agromyzidae of Great Britain and Ireland A descriptive and illustrative guide to the Agromyzidae (leaf-mining flies) of the British Isles Agromyzidae Recording Scheme Yes View Edit
A provisional atlas of the shieldbugs and alies of Shropshire Shieldbugs have been little studied in Shropshire until very recently. Pete Boardman No Publication View Edit
A provisional atlas of the bees, wasps and ants of Shropshire Based on approximately 14000 records, covering over 300 species, this is the first ever published atlas of the bees, was Nigel Jones and Ian Cheeseborough No Publication View Edit

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