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British and Irish Butterflies: The complete Identification, Field and Site Guide to the Species, Subspecies and Forms

Field / Identification GuideWildlife Guide

By: Adrian M Riley

352 pages, colour photos

Brambleby Books

Paperback | Dec 2007 | #170582 | ISBN-13: 9780955392801
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £24.99 $31/€29 approx

About this book

This lavishly illustrated butterfly book is the first to cover all the adult forms found in the British Isles, including sub-species, written by a highly experienced lepidopterist.

The clear directions and field tips, with added OS grid references, will assist you in finding the butterflies and also in identifying them in their habitats, guided by details of behaviour and morphology. The text is complemented with over 270 photographs of living specimens of all the taxa in full colour.

This volume is supported by Butterfly Conservation in their efforts to protect the butterfly fauna of these islands, whilst at the same time, encouraging greater public awareness of their existence and beauty.


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