A Peterson Field Guide to Eastern Butterflies-9780395904534

A Peterson Field Guide to Eastern Butterflies

by Roger Peterson, Paul Opler and Vichai Malikul
$23.00
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This newly designed field guide features descriptions of 524 species of butterflies. One hundred color photographs as well as 348 color range maps accompany the species descriptions. The 541 exquisite color paintings clearly show even the most minute field marks. Introductory chapters include information on butterfly gardening, habitats, and conservation.


  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780395904534
  • ISBN-10: 0395904536
  • Pages: 512
  • Publication Date: 05/15/1998
  • Carton Quantity: 20

About the book

This newly designed field guide features descriptions of 524 species of butterflies. One hundred color photographs as well as 348 color range maps accompany the species descriptions. The 541 exquisite color paintings clearly show even the most minute field marks. Introductory chapters include information on butterfly gardening, habitats, and conservation.

About the author
Roger Peterson

Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars. These editions include updated material by Michael O'Brien, Paul Lehman, Bill Thompson III, Michael DiGiorgio, Larry Rosche, and Jeffrey A. Gordon.