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Moths of Europe
Saturnids, Lasiocampids, Hawkmoths, Tiger Moths ... Volume 1

Texts and photographs : Patrice LERAUT
Forword : Gaëtan du CHATENET
Coming out 15th June 2009
 

Volume 1 of a collection of 4 volumes wich cover most of the moths of Europe.

More than 1000 illustrations of moths
This guidebook covers around 500 moths (Lepidoptera, Heterocera) traditionally gathered under general names of Saturnids, Lasiocampids, Hawkmoths, Tiger Moths, Swifts and so on.

The great majority of the Arctiidae, Sphingidae, Lasiocampidae, Saturniidae, Endromidae, Lemoniidae, Bombycidae, Drepanidae, Axiidae, Limacodidae, Notodontidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae, Castniidae, Heterogynidae, Somabrachyidae, Cossidae, Hepialidae and Thyrididae of Europe and neighbouring regions are covered and illustrated.
In addition, 3 new species are described.

78 colour plates
Precise descriptions of each species with information on biology, with distribution maps. Line drawings highlighting certain characters and structure of genitalia for taxa more resistant to identification.

 


Moths of Europe volume 1  

> Hardback cover
> 400 pages
> Size 13 x 20,5 cm
> Bound book
> 59 €
> ISBN 2-913688-07-1

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