Colour Identification Guide to Moths of the British Isles (Macrolepidoptera) (Colour Identification Guide) by Bernard Skinner

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Subjects:

  • Butterflies,
  • Reference works,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • British Isles,
  • General

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7643461M
ISBN 100670879789
ISBN 109780670879786

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The book includes species to new Great Britain and Ireland, as well as historical information. A clear range of illustrations, both drawings and color photographs, provide the basis for identifying moths.

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The third edition of the essential guide for the British moth enthusiast, published inthis classic volume illustrates over species of larger (macro) moths in full colour. This updated edition features more up to date distribution information for many species, many of which have expanded or contracted their range in the 21 years since.

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Widely distributed throughout the British Isles, it’s most common in the South, where it may be seen in every month. As its caterpillars feed on a wide variety of plants, this moth occurs frequently in gardens.

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