Book ID: 103275
Butterflies and Burnets of the Alps and their larvae, pupae and cocoons. 2013. illus. 480 p. gr8vo. Hardcover.
This book contains over 2000 colour drawings of 224 species ofbutterflies (Hesperioidea and Papilionoidea), 27 species of Burnets(Zygaena) and and good number of subspecies, forms and varieties. Foreach species concise information is given for distribution, habitat,host plants, flight period, and other biological details. Besidesseveral illustrations of adults of each species, this guide alsooffers a set of illustrations of larcae, pupae and cocoons for mostspecies, incl. short captions on their distinctive characteristics.