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Butterflies & Moths, The World Encyclopedia of: A natural history and identification guide to over 565 varieties around the globe
 

Butterflies & Moths, The World Encyclopedia of: A natural history and identification guide to over 565 varieties around the globe (Hardback)

By Morgan, Sally

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    5 Nov 19

A comprehensive reference to butterflies, moths and skippers, with a natural history introduction and over 750 images, in a sumptuous new edition.

ISBN 9780754834762
Release Date 5 November 2019 by Anness Publishing
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9780754834762
ISBN-10 075483476X
Stock Release date is 5 November 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Anness Publishing
Imprint Lorenz Books
Release Date 5 November 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Morgan, Sally
Category Reference Works
Natural History: Insects & Spiders
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 282mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Butterflies, Moths, Butterflies - Identification, Moths - Identification
NBS Text Natural History: Animal & Wildlife
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 595.78
Catalogue Code 987940

Description of this Book

Butterflies and moths captivate nature enthusiasts with their beauty and variety, but in addition to being attractive they are also of huge biological importance. This superb book, in a sumptuous new edition, covers the lifecycle of these creatures, with information on anatomy, feeding, flight and breeding. It then profiles some of the world's best-loved and intriguing butterflies, moths and skippers, with a geographically-split directory of detailed entries, each containing useful identification summaries and quick-reference panels on distribution, habitat, food and wingspan. The book is illustrated with more than 750 exquisite artworks and photographs detailing characteristic features, wing patterns, genders, seasonal variations and caterpillars. With expert and accessible text, it is the essential companion for butterfly and moth enthusiasts.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Sally Morgan MA, KSc, MIBiol, C.Biol studied biological sciences at the University of Cambridge. She has written many books covering a wide range of topics on natural history.

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