Authoritative text, crystal-clear photography and a systematic approach make the Dorling Kindersley Handbook of Butterflies and Moths the most comprehensive and concise pocket guide to butterflies and moths of the world. Packed with more than 600 full-colour photographs of over 500 species, this handy pocket guide is designed to cut through the complex process of identification to enable you to recognize a species instantly.
For beginners and established enthusiasts alike, the Doring Kindersley Handbook of Butterflies and Moths explains what a butterfly or moth is, how butterflies and moths are classified, how to observe them and how to record species you have seen. The book provides a visual identity key that photographically lists the families you will find in each region, and guides you to the correct entries. A concise glossary explains all technical and