February Monthly Meeting
Friday, February 23 2018
Arden-Dimick Library, 891 Watt Ave Sacramento, CA 95864
Dr. Tim Manolis illustrated the "Field Guide to the Spiders of California and the Pacific Coast States". Additionally, he authored "Dragonflies and Damselflies of California" and illustrated "Field Guides to Butterflies of the San Francisco Bay and Sacramento Valley Regions." He received his Ph.D, from the University of Colorado and is an artist, writer and field biologist who has lived in Sacramento for many years.
Tim will begin with an introduction to spider biology and the types of spiders that occur in California, then describe some of the commonly seen spiders in Central Valley homes and yards. There will be an emphasis on jumping spiders, which Tim is especially interested in.