The perfect beginner's guide to the butterflies and moths you are most likely to see in Britain and Europe. This book introduces 240 different species, colourfully confirming the beauty of the butterfly, and unlocking the fascination of the frequently overlooked moth. This resource includes information needed for identification at a glance, including details of distribution, preferred habitat, migration and lifespan, and a calendar chart that shows the month in which you are most likely to find that species. Each page is devoted to a different species and also gives details of hibernation, flight periods and caterpillar foods. Compact and easy-to-use, Butterflies & Moths is an excellent introduction for all those wanting to learn more about these beautiful insects.