Britain’s Butterflies: A Field Guide to the Butterflies of Britain and Ireland
Fully Revised and Updated Third edition
by David Newland, Robert Still, Andy Swash & David Tomlinson
Britain’s Butterflies is a comprehensive and beautifully designed photographic field guide to the butterflies of Britain and Ireland. Containing hundreds of stunning colour photographs, this revised and updated third edition provides the latest information on every species ever recorded in Britain. It covers in detail the identification of all 59 butterfly species that breed regularly, as well as four former breeders, 10 rare migrants and one species of unknown status. The easy-to-use format will enable butterfly-watchers—beginners or experts—to identify any species they encounter.
Stunning colour plates show typical views of each butterfly species, including the various forms and aberrations
Detailed species profiles cover adult identification; behaviour; habitat requirements; population and conservation; egg, caterpillar and chrysalis; and status and distribution, including up-to-date distribution maps.