Butterflies & Moths

Butterflies & Moths

by David A. Carter


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Butterflies & Moths by David A. Carter

Identify butterflies and moths with this handy reference guide.

Authoritative text, crystal-clear photography, and a systematic approach make the Dorling Kindersley Handbook of Butterflies and Moths the most comprehensive and concise pocket guide to butterflies and moths of the world. Packed with more than 600 full-color photographs of over 500 species, this handy pocket guide is designed to cut through the complex process of identification to enable you to recognize a species instantly.
Photo-Encyclopedic Approach: Thoroughly researched and expertly written, each species entry combines a precise description with annotated photographs to highlight the chief characteristics and distinguishing features of each butterfly and moth. A distribution map, showing the geographical range of the species, as well as color-coded bands, providing at-a-glance facts for quick reference, complete every entry.
Identification Made Easy: For beginners and established enthusiasts alike, the Dorling Kindersley Handbook of Butterflies and Moths explains what a butterfly or moth is, how butterflies and moths are classified, how to observe them, and how to record species you have seen. The book provides a visual identity key that photographically lists the families you will find in each region, and guides you to the correct entries. A concise glossary explains all technical and scientific terms used in the book.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781564580627
Publisher: DK Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 03/15/1992
Series: Eyewitness Handbooks Series
Edition description: FLEXI
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 8.47(w) x 5.93(h) x 0.74(d)

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