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Filled with succinct descriptions and dazzling photographs, the National Audubon Society Pocket Guide to Familiar Butterflies in North America is designed to be compact enough for nature-lovers to easily bring along when observing butterflies. This streamlined volume contains: a simple field guide identifying 80 of the most widespread butterflies in North America and a complete overview of observing butterflies, covering basic identifying field marks and practical tips for observing and distinguishing different butterflies.

This pocket guide is packed with information; bright photographs capturing the butterflies perched with their wings spread and closed; specific descriptions of each species' important identifying characteristics, life cycle, habitat and range, line drawings depicting the basic butterfly anatomy, a description of major butterfly groups and a glossary of technical terms.

When observing these beautifully fragile creatures, the National Audubon Society Guide to Familiar Butterflies of North America is an excellent and handy reference guide to take along during any nature walk.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679729815
Other:
Walton, Richard K.
Author:
Opler, Paul
Author:
National Audubon Society
Author:
Walton, Richard K.
Author:
Opler, Paul A.
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Guidebooks
Subject:
Butterflies
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Insects & Spiders
Subject:
North America
Subject:
Butterflies -- North America -- Identification.
Subject:
Butterflies & Moths
Subject:
Animals - Butterflies & Moths
Subject:
Nature Studies-Insects
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
National Audubon Society pocket guides
Series Volume:
no. 165.
Publication Date:
19900731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
80 COLOR PHOTOS
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
6.80x6.04x.41 in. .39 lbs.

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