Comprehensive coverage of every butterfly resident to Britain and Ireland. Fully cross-referenced identification guides, including male and female upper and lower wing with distinguishing annotations. Colour photographs of each species. Superbly rendered colour artwork of the life cycle of each species. Detailed and up-to-date distribution maps. Diagrams show dates of occurrence of all life-cycle stages. Photos and information on the most common day-flying moths.
About the Author
The author, Jeremy A. Thomas, is former Head of Site at the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Dorset, and is widely recognized as one the UK's leading experts on butterflies.