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Moths of Europe, Volume 3: Zygaenids, Pyralids 1

Flora / Fauna

Series: Moths of Europe Volume: 3

By: Patrice Leraut

599 pages, 112 colour plates, 200 b/w line drawings, b/w distribution maps

NAP Editions

Hardback | Apr 2012 | #164404 | ISBN-13: 9782913688155
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £69.99 $86/€79 approx

About this book

This guide book covers the zygaenids (Zygaenidae), Brachodidae and pyralids (Crambidae) (the 10 subfamilies representing the pyralids in Europe and studied in this guide are the Pyraustinae, Spilomelinae, Odontiinae, Evergestinae, Glaphyriinae, Crambinae, Schoenobiinae, Cybalomiinae, Scopariinae and Acentropinae). Each species is given an exact description, with useful information on their biology.

Illustrations are displayed as 112 colour plates featuring 1000 species in 2300 photos. Two-hundred line drawings clarify certain anatomical characters and illustrate genitalia of taxa that are difficult to distinguish. Distribution maps are provided to complement the other details.

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