Field Guide to the Moths of Great Britain and Ireland
Comprehensive text for each species including field characters, similar species, flight season, life cycle, larval food plants, habitat, status and distribution. Detailed colour artwork of over 880 species, showing moths in their natural resting postures by Richard Lewington.
- ISBN: 9780953139989
- Author(s): Paul Waring, Martin Townsend
- Illustrator(s): Richard Lewington
- Stock Code: 3139989
- Format: Paperback
- Illustrations: Colour illustrations
- Pages: 432
- Published: 2003
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A concise, non-technical text appears alongside the photographs, together with maps for every species.
Covers almost all breeding moth species (including many of the micros) and the majority of migrants and vagrants.
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The last edition of the handbook (published in 1992) went out of print in 2005 and since then there have been huge advances in the study of Lepidoptera. This completely new edition includes many new topics, is almost twice the size of the last edition and contains many colour and black & white plates.
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Written by Steven Falk, professional naturalist and conservationist with over forty years' experience of working with bees Illustrated with over 1,000 colour and black & white artworks by Richard Lewington, one of Europe's leading insect artists Stunning photographs of living insects as seen in the wild 234 up-to-date distribution maps Comprehensive introduction to bee classification, ecology, field techniques and recording, a full glossary, and information on how to separate the sexes and distinguish bees from other insects Introductions to families and genera, describing key characters and life histories Detailed species descriptions covering field and microscopic characters, similar species, variants, flight season, habitat, flowers visited, nesting habits, status & distribution, and parasites & associates.