Ruby-throated Hummingbird
WildSounds
GO
Field Guide to the Caterpillars of Great Britain and Ireland

Field Guide to the Caterpillars of Great Britain and Ireland

Phil Sterling & Barry Henwood. Illustrated by Richard Lewington

"A much-needed guide - you can't truly understand a moth or a butterfly without first getting to know the caterpillar."

 - Nick Baker

This beautifully illustrated field guide covers caterpillars of the moth and butterfly species that are most likely to be encountered in the British Isles. The comprehensive introduction covers how to study caterpillars and provides a window into their diverse natural histories, while the species accounts cover status, field characters, similar species, habitat, foodplant and field notes, and are accompanied with up-to-date distribution maps.

Table of contents:-

  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • Useful resources
  • At-a-glance guide
  • Plate section
  • Checklist of the macro-moths and butterflies of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Scientific names of plants and their associated butterfly and moth species
  • Photographic credits
  • Appendices
  • Index of English names
  • Index of scientific names

352 pages.

Add to shopping basket
Softback £35.00 £29.99
Add to shopping basket
Hardback £50.00

[Home] [About WildSounds] [Contact Us] [Customer Care] [Privacy Policy] [Games] [Links] [Forthcoming] [Soundscapes, Music & Spoken Word] [Books, Charts & Maps] [CD-ROMs & DVD-ROMs] [Recording Equipment] [Sound Guides] [DVDs & Videos] [Gifts & Accessories] [Special Offers] [Wainwright Prize 2020]

©WildSounds 2009. No portion of this page (including sounds, images, style-sheets and code) may be copied or used without the express permission of WildSounds.