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The dictionary of butterflies and moths in color

Author: Allan Watson; Paul Ernest Sutton Whalley
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, 1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains "examples of nearly every currently accepted family of the insect group Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies)." Pref. Divided into two sections. Section one consists of 405 color plates. The second section is a dictionary which describes genera and species. Definitions include distribution, size, ecology, references to the plates. See references from common to scientific names are included.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allan Watson; Paul Ernest Sutton Whalley
ISBN: 0070684901 9780070684904
OCLC Number: 1111497
Description: xiv, 296 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Responsibility: Allan Watson, Paul E.S. Whalley ; with an introd. by W. Donald Duckworth, American consultant editor.

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Contains "examples of nearly every currently accepted family of the insect group Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies)." Pref. Divided into two sections. Section one consists of 405 color plates. The second section is a dictionary which describes genera and species. Definitions include distribution, size, ecology, references to the plates. See references from common to scientific names are included.

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