WorldCat Identities

Borror, Donald J. (Donald Joyce) 1907-1988

Overview
Works: 62 works in 283 publications in 3 languages and 9,200 library holdings
Genres: Identification guides  Reference works  Terminology  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Performer
Classifications: QL463, 595.7
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Most widely held works about Donald J Borror
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Most widely held works by Donald J Borror
A field guide to the insects of America north of Mexico by Donald J Borror( Book )

31 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and French and held by 4,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive, thoroughly illustrated guide to the collection, preservation, and study of over five hundred families of North American insects
An introduction to the study of insects by Donald J Borror( Book )

93 editions published between 1954 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 2,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insects and their ways. The relation of insects to humans. The anatomy, physiology, and development of insects. Behavior and ecology. Classification, nomenclature and identification. Phylum anthropoda: arthropods. Hexapoda. The entognathous hexapods: protùra,collémbola, and diplùra. The apterygote insects: microcorýphia and thysanùra. Order Ephemeróptera: mayflies. Order Odonàta: dragonflies and damselflies. Order Grylloblattàra: rock crawlers. Order Phásmida: walkingsticks and leaf insects. Order Orthóptera: grasshoppers, crikets, and katydids. Order Mantòdea: mantids. Order Blattària: cockroaches. Order Isóptera: termites. Order Dermáptera: earwigs. Order Embiidìna: web-spinners. Order Plecóptera: stoneflies. Order Zoráptera: zorapterans. Order Psocóptera: psocids. Order Phthiráptera: lice. Order Hemíptera: bugs. Order Homóptera: cicadas, hoppers, psyllids, whiteflies, aphids, and scale insects. Order Thysanóptera: thrips. Order neuróptera: alderflies, dobsonflies, fishflies, snakeflies, lacewings, antlions, and owlflies. Order Coleóptera: beetles. Order Strepsíptera: twisted-wing parasites. Order Mecóptera: scorpionflies and hanginglies. Order Siphonáptera: fleas. Order Díptera: flies. Order Trichóptera: caddisflies. Order Lepidóptera: butterflies and moths. Order Hymenóptera: sawflies, parasitic wasps, ants, wasps, and bees. Collecting, preserving, and studying insects
Dictionary of word roots and combining forms compiled from the Greek, Latin, and other languages, with special reference to biological terms and scientific names by Donald J Borror( Book )

27 editions published between 1952 and 1988 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you are word-curious, you can use this book to figure out what a micromere is or what pododynia means. If you are a student of medicine or biology, you can use it as a shortcut to mastering the nomenclature of your field. Packed within the pages of this dictionary are some 10,000 listings, with directions for using the roots, rules for pronouncing and formulating scientific names, principles for turning Greek letters into English equivalents, and groupings of the combining forms most often used in classifying plants and animals. - Back cover
Common bird songs by Donald J Borror( Recording )

6 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field recordings of the songs of 60 of the most common birds of the Eastern and Central United States and Canada. Includes a fully illustrated booklet, describing and commenting on the songs and calls on the recording
Borror and DeLong's introduction to the study of insects by Charles A Triplehorn( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Triplehorn and Johnson combine a taxonomic approach to the study of insects with updated coverage of insect biology, evolution, and insect phylogeny for this seventh edition of the text. Many new families of insects have been added throughout the book. Some of these families reflect revised classifications, but many are the result of the discovery of new groups within the US and Canada, particularly from the New World tropics. There is also new information on collection methods, such as the use of the Global Positioning System
Songs of eastern birds by Donald J Borror( Recording )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of 60 species of birds common to Eastern United States and parts of Canada. All recordings made in the field
Songs of western birds by Donald J Borror( Recording )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1984 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... field recordings of the songs of 60 of the most common birds of the western United States and Canada."
Insects of America north of Mexico by Donald J Borror( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revision of the libelluline genus Erythrodiplax (Odonata) by Donald J Borror( Book )

7 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genus Oligoclada (Odonata) by Donald J. Borror by Donald J Borror( Book )

7 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bird song and bird behavior by Donald J Borror( Recording )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion of bird song as part of bird behavior, with examples, from 48 species of birds recorded in the continental United States (primarily Ohio and Main)
The songs of insects : calls of the common crickets, grasshoppers, and cicadas of Eastern United States by Cornell University( Recording )

5 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Florida bird songs by Donald J Borror( Recording )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noted ornithologist's outstanding field recordings of songs and calls. This set covers 60 birds with several recordings for each
A check list of the Birds of Ohio with the migration dates for the birds of central Ohio by Donald J Borror( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warblers : Songs of warblers of eastern North America by Donald J Borror( Recording )

3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of the warblers of North America by Donald J Borror( Recording )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An audio guide to 57 species of North American warblers. Included are 281 examples of songs, and call notes for 48 species. This recording provides a more detailed look at the repertoires and dialects of this bird group. Useful for both beginners and serious birders
Finches : Songs of Fringillidae of Eastern and Central North America by Donald J Borror( Recording )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of thrushes, wrens, and mockingbirds of eastern North America by Donald J Borror( Recording )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genus Oligoclada (Odoanta) by Donald J Borror( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of spring. Songs of 25 common song birds by William W. H Gunn( Recording )

3 editions published in 1959 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A field guide to the insects of America north of Mexico
Alternative Names
Borror, Donald J.

Borror, Donald J. 1907-

Borror, Donald J. 1907-1988

Borror, Donald J. (Donald Joyce), 1907-

Borror, Donald J. (Donald Joyce), 1907-1988

Borror, Donald Joyce

Borror, Donald Joyce 1907-1988

Donald Joyce Borror

Donald Joyce Borror Amerikaans ornitholoog (1907-1988)

Donald Joyce Borror US-amerikanischer Entomologe, Bioakustiker und Ornithologe

Languages
English (197)

French (3)

German (2)

Covers
An introduction to the study of insectsDictionary of word roots and combining forms compiled from the Greek, Latin, and other languages, with special reference to biological terms and scientific namesCommon bird songsBorror and DeLong's introduction to the study of insectsSongs of eastern birdsSongs of western birdsInsects of America north of MexicoBird song and bird behavior