(12715) EHRENDORFER, E, A. KALTENBACH, H. NIKLFELD & F. STARMUHLNER, [Eds], 1972. Naturgeschichte Wiens, Vol. 2: Naturnahe Landschaften, Pflanzen- und Tierwell. Jugend u. Volk, Wien-Miinchen. xv+909 pp. ISBN 3-7141-6113-9. – (Publishers: Tiefer Graben 7-9, A-1014 Wien). A 4-vol. monograph on geology, paleontology, climatology, plant and animal life, etc. of the city of Vienna and its broader region, Austria. The odon. are included in the treatments of various types of habitats and landscapes, but a regional checklist is not presented. (12716) HOHN-OCHSNER, W., 1972. Hindus in die Natur: eine Einfiihrung in die Lebensgemeinschaften der Pflanzen- und Tierwelt des Kanlons Zurich. Lehrmittelverlag Kt. Zurich, Zurich. 166 pp. (21.8x21,4 cm), hardcover. ISBN none. Directed at general readership, biotic communities, incl. those of the odon., are outlined of various types of aquatic habitats in canton Zurich, Switzerland. Of particular interest is the reference to Epitheca bimaculata. The locality is not stated, but in an earlier publication the Author reported it as being restricted to Wilersee (1948, Ber. geobot. Forschlnst. Riibel 1947: 112-151).