A Mine of Information.
The truly pocket-sized photographic guide to the butterflies and moths of Britain and Europe. There are over 160,000 known species of butterflies and moths and there are over 5000 species in Europe, mostly small and inconspicuous moths. This is a fascinating introduction to 240 of the most commonly found species within the British Isles.
Each entry includes:
- a photograph of the butterfly or moth and details of distinguishing features which can help with identification
- information on size, habitat, geographical range and months when the butterfly or moth can be spotted
- the names of similar species with which the butterfly or moth could be confused, and details of the differences between them.