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Worms, Leeches, Centipedes, Woodlice, etc

Ian C. Beavis

in Insects and other Invertebrates in Classical Antiquity

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892841
eISBN:
9781781380598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892841.003.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter describes the following: earthworms (Ges enteron/Lumbricus); leeches (Bdella/Hirudo); centipedes (Skolopendra/Centipes); and millipedes and woodlice (Ioulos, and Oniskos/Multipeda). It ... More


Beetles

Ian C. Beavis

in Insects and other Invertebrates in Classical Antiquity

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892841
eISBN:
9781781380598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892841.003.0006
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter describes the following species of beetles: Kantharos/Scarabaeus, Melolonthe, Kantharis, Bouprestis, Lampyris/Cicindela, Kis/Curculio, Thrips/Tinea, Sphondyle and Staphylinos, and Kleros ... More


Grasshoppers, Cockroaches, Mantids, Mayflies etc.

Ian C. Beavis

in Insects and other Invertebrates in Classical Antiquity

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892841
eISBN:
9781781380598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892841.003.0003
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter describes the following insects: springtails (Petaurista); grasshoppers, locusts, and crickets (Akris/Locusta and Troxallis/Gryllus Orthoptera); cockroaches and mantids (Silphe/Blatta ... More


Butterflies, Moths and Wood-Boring Larvae

Ian C. Beavis

in Insects and other Invertebrates in Classical Antiquity

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892841
eISBN:
9781781380598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892841.003.0005
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter describes the following insects: butterflies and moths (Psyche/Papilio, Phallaina, Ips/Convolvolus, Ses/Tinea, Bombyx, Pityokampe, and Xylophoron); and wood-boring pests (Kerastes/Cossus ... More


Scorpions, Spiders, Mites and Ticks

Ian C. Beavis

in Insects and other Invertebrates in Classical Antiquity

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892841
eISBN:
9781781380598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892841.003.0002
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter describes the following: scorpions (Skorpios/Scorpio); false scorpions (Skorpiodes); spiders (Arachne/Araneus and Phalangion); and mites and ticks (Kroton/Ricinus and Akari). It details ... More


Cicadas, Bugs and Lice

Ian C. Beavis

in Insects and other Invertebrates in Classical Antiquity

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892841
eISBN:
9781781380598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892841.003.0004
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter describes the following insects: Tettix/Cicada, Koris/Cimex, Tiphe/Tippula, Kokkos/Coccus, Lakkos, Margarites chersaios, and Phtheir/Pediculus. It details their identification, life ... More


Bees, Wasps and Ants

Ian C. Beavis

in Insects and other Invertebrates in Classical Antiquity

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892841
eISBN:
9781781380598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892841.003.0007
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter describes the following insects: Sphex and Anthrene/Vespa and Crabro, Tenthredon, Anthredon, Pemphredon, Bembix, Bombylios and Bombykion, Seiren, Myrmex/Formica, Myrmex ... More


Flies and Fleas

Ian C. Beavis

in Insects and other Invertebrates in Classical Antiquity

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892841
eISBN:
9781781380598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892841.003.0008
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter describes the following insects: flies (Myia/Musca, Myops, Oistros/Asilus, Tabanus, Konops, Empis/Culex, Oinokonops/Bibio, Kynomyia); dragonflies (Hippouros and Mulio); and fleas ... More


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