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Field Guides & Natural History  Insects & other Invertebrates  Insects  Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)

Papillons des Alpes: 238 Espèces de l'Arc Alpin [Butterfles of the Alps: 238 Species from the Alpine Arc]

Field / Identification Guide New
By: Dominique Le Bouteiller(Author), Gianluca Ferretti(Author)
352 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations, colour distribution maps
Papillons des Alpes: 238 Espèces de l'Arc Alpin [Butterfles of the Alps: 238 Species from the Alpine Arc]
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Language: French, with vernacular names in English, French, German, and Italian

Graceful flight, delicate colours, a fascinating development cycle: butterflies captivate because of their great diversity and can be easily observed in the mountains. Aimed at both expert and beginner enthusiasts, this guide helps Alpine mountain walkers to easily identify these fragile insects which are so threatened today. Each species entry groups together the main characteristics, the distribution area and the periods of the different stages of development (laying, caterpillars, chrysalis, butterfly). Photographs illustrate morphological details or different phases of the life cycle.

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- Descriptions, illustrations and distribution maps to identify butterflies and know where and when to observe them
- For each species, the scientific name and the vernacular name in 4 languages (French, English, German, Italian)
- A guide covering all the Alps: Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Slovenia, Switzerland.

Summary in French:
Vol gracieux, couleurs délicates, cycle de développement fascinant, les papillons captivent par leur grande diversité et peuvent être facilement observés en montagne. Destiné au passionné, expert ou débutant, ce guide aide le promeneur à identifier aisément ces fragiles insectes aujourd’hui si menacés. Chaque fiche regroupe les caractéristiques principales, l’aire de distribution et les périodes des différents stades de développement (ponte, chenilles, chrysalide, papillon). Des photographies illustrent des détails morphologiques ou différentes phases du cycle de vie.

- Descriptions, illustrations et cartes de répartition pour identifier les papillons et savoir où et quand les observer
- Pour chaque espèce, le nom scientifique et le nom vernaculaire en 4 langues (français, anglais, allemand, italien)
- Un guide couvrant toutes les Alpes : Allemagne, Autriche, France, Italie, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Slovénie, Suisse.

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Field / Identification Guide New
By: Dominique Le Bouteiller(Author), Gianluca Ferretti(Author)
352 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations, colour distribution maps
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