Hawkmoths (family Sphingidae) are some of the most colourful and conspicuous moths in the British Isles. This 8-panel laminated fold-out chart has illustrations of the adults and caterpillars of all 18 British species (including the 9 resident species). Text on the reverse side gives valuable information to help you with hawkmoth identification, including for each species the regional distribution in Britain and Ireland, the main larval food plants and the time of adult emergence.
Want to attract hawkmoths to your garden? Further information is given on simple steps that you can take.
This chart is part of a range of fold-out charts, designed to help users identify of a wide range of plants and animals. Each chart is laminated to make it splash-proof and robust for use outdoors. Clear colour illustrations and text by experts in the subject make these valuable resources for all age groups.