Field Guide to the Moths of Great Britain and Ireland - Paperback (2nd edition)

This is the most comprehensive guide to the larger moths of Great Britain and Ireland, with superb artworks by Richard Lewington showing the moths in natural resting postures, for easy identification. There are also paintings of different forms, underwings and details that will help in identification. The thoroughly updated text includes up to date research on species distribution, and the field characters have been rewritten to include the latest information on identification techniques. As well as field characters and similar species, there is detailed information on flight season, life cycle, larval foodplants, habitat, status and distribution for all species. With over 20,000 copies sold, this is arguably the most popular guide to this subject, used by keen amateurs and experts alike.
Paul Waring & Martin Townsend, illustrated by Richard Lewington
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BWP British Wildlife Lepidoptera Moths