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The Hawkmoths of the Western Palearctic

Flora / Fauna

By: AR Pittaway (Author)

240 pages, 13 plates with colour photos and colour illustrations; 51 b/w line drawings, 57 b/w distribution maps

E J Brill

Hardback | Dec 1993 | #4546 | ISBN: 0946589216
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £74.99 $96/€89 approx

About this book

A detailed study of 57 sphingid species occurring in Europe (Ireland to the Urals), North Africa and the Middle East, placing particular emphasis on ecological factors governing population and distribution. The colour plates depict adults of all species, larvae of 40 species and 5 subspecies, and 13 types of habitat. A major work, of interest to lepidopterists and conservationists.


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