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Collins Butterfly Guide

Author : Tom Tolman
ISBN : 0007279779
Genre : Nature
File Size : 65.59 MB
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Depicting both male and female insects, this comprehensive guide to the butterflies of Britain and Europe features more than 400 species, Species descriptions include details on taxonomic nomenclature, distribution, flight period, variation, habitat, behavior, and life cycle. Subspecies are included where there is significant variation, and distribution maps accompany each widespread species. Illustrated by Richard Lewington, the world's leading butterfly illustrator, this is an ideal field guide for traveling naturalists and butterfly enthusiasts alike and is an essential addition to every nature lover's bookshelves.
Category: Nature

Collins Butterfly Guide The Most Complete Guide To The Butterflies Of Britain And Europe

Author : Tom Tolman
ISBN : 0007279779
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This classic guide to the butterflies of Britain and northern Europe enters its third edition as part of the authoritative Collins Guide series. This comprehensive guide to the butterflies of Britain and Europe features over 400 species, depicting both male and female insects. Species descriptions include details on taxonomic nomenclature, distribution, flight period, variation, habitat, behaviour and life cycle. Subspecies are included where there is significant variation, and distribution maps accompany each widespread species. Illustrated by Richard Lewington, the world's leading butterfly illustrator, this is an ideal field guide for travelling naturalists and butterfly enthusiasts alike and is an essential addition to every nature lover's bookshelves.
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Collins British Butterfly Guide Collins Pocket Guide

Author : Tom Tolman
ISBN : 9780007499755
Genre : Nature
File Size : 77.74 MB
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Experience the joy of discovering the natural world around you with this beautiful pocket guide to British butterflies, an inspiration and treat designed to enthral all nature lovers.
Category: Nature

British Butterflies And Moths Collins Complete Guides

Author : Paul Sterry
ISBN : 9780008106126
Genre : Nature
File Size : 40.21 MB
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A comprehensive and fully illustrated guide, this book is the definitive photographic reference guide for anyone interested in butterflies and moths found in Britain and Ireland.
Category: Nature

Butterflies Of Britain Europe

Author : Tom Tolman
ISBN : STANFORD:36105023478303
Genre : Nature
File Size : 76.85 MB
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This butterfly guide covers 444 species, with each species fully illustrated with paintings of the male, female and all major forms, varieties and sub-species. The text covers all taxonomic nomenclature, distribution, flight period, vari ation, habitat and behaviour.
Category: Nature

A Field Guide To Caterpillars Of Butterflies And Moths In Britain And Europe

Author : David James Carter
ISBN : CORNELL:31924018618847
Genre : Science
File Size : 48.29 MB
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This guide groups caterpillars by their foodplant. The identification is made simple as species are shown where they are likely to be found. Over 500 British and European caterpillars are illustrated with their own foodplants. Opposite each is a miniature of the butterfly or moth into which it will transform. The text discusses the anatomy, life-cycle, enemies, defence, methods, rearing, study and conservation of caterpillars. Every family is described including details of appearance, range, habitat, foodplants, biology and the time of year they can be seen.
Category: Science

Butterflies Moths Of Britain And Europe

Author : John Still
ISBN : 0002200104
Genre : Nature
File Size : 29.77 MB
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This illustrated guide to butterflies and moths enables quick and easy identification of 240 species found in Britain and Europe. The text includes information about distribution, habitat and reproduction. Photographs identify size, appearance and hibernating stages.
Category: Nature

Butterflies Collins Gem

Author : Michael Chinery
ISBN : 9780007448548
Genre : Nature
File Size : 45.85 MB
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The ideal portable companion, the world-renowned Collins Gem series returns with a fresh new look and updated material.
Category: Nature

How To Identify Butterflies

Author : Richard Lewington
ISBN : 0002201232
Genre : Nature
File Size : 67.32 MB
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Every current field guide depends on the user having some knowledge of the subject. Collins How to Identify guides are designed to help even those with the most basicknowledge identify different species with confidence. The latest title in this popular series, How to Identify Butterflies includes 75 of the most common species found in Britain and Northern Europe. Each of the main species is illustrated together with a distribution map and a detailed description of identification features, habitat and life history. Commonly confusable species are also illustrated. Packed with information that is both fascinating and practical, together with highly-detailed colour illustrations by the world's leading butterfly artist, How to Identify Butterflies is the essential identification handbook for all those who are just starting out.
Category: Nature

The Butterflies Of Britain And Ireland

Author : Jeremy Thomas
ISBN : 9781472982353
Genre : Nature
File Size : 55.63 MB
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The Butterflies of Britain & Ireland provides comprehensive coverage of all our resident and migratory butterflies, including the latest information on newly discovered species such as Cryptic Wood White and the Geranium Bronze. When first published in 1991 it won the Natural World Book of the Year Award and won plaudits from all quarters. Fully revised, considerably expanded and reset in 2010, it was judged that year's Guardian Nature Book of the Year. Now revised again to reflect the latest research findings, and with up-to-date distribution maps, this remarkable book is THE guide to the appearance, behaviour, life cycle and ecology of the butterflies of Britain and Ireland.
Category: Nature

Know It All Find It Fast For Youth Librarians And Teachers

Author : Christinea Donnelly
ISBN : 9781856047616
Genre : Children's libraries
File Size : 32.39 MB
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A brand new version of the best-selling enquiry desk reference text, Know it All, Find it Fast, specifically designed for those working with children and young people in schools, public libraries and at home. Including an invaluable overview of the education system and the school curriculum as well as a comprehensive listing of useful resources by topic, this A-Z covers school subjects from science and maths to reading and literacy, and more general themes such as children's health, wellbeing and hobbies. Each topic is broken down into useful sections that will help to guide your response; Typical questions outline common queries such as 'Have you got any information about volcanoes?' Considerations provides useful hints and tips i.e. 'Geography now encompasses not only physical and human geography but also environmental geography, social geography, geology and geopolitics.' Where to look lists relevant printed, digital and online resources with useful annotations explaining their scope and strengths Readership: This is the must-have quick reference tool arming librarians and teachers with the knowledge to deal with any queries thrown at them from children and young people as well as their parents and caregivers. It will also be a handy reference for parents and anyone working with children and young people in other organizations such as homework clubs and youth workers.
Category: Children's libraries

Butterflies Of Britain And Europe

Author : Tari Haahtela
ISBN : 9781472960559
Genre : Science
File Size : 70.56 MB
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Packed with beautiful photography and thoroughly updated throughout, this is the definitive guide to all 472 species of European butterflies with additional information on another 64 species found in North Africa and south and west Turkey. Detailed text and clear photographs – including views of both the upperwing and underwing where possible – allow identification of adult butterflies in the field. There is also useful information on their relative size, similar species, habitat, lifestyle and larval host plants, accompanied by accurate range maps which have been updated for this new edition. The result of collaboration between many European butterfly experts and photographers, and compiled by a Finnish team, this thoroughly updated and comprehensive guide represents the last word in butterfly identification.
Category: Science

Complete British Insects

Author : Michael Chinery
ISBN : STANFORD:36105121904762
Genre : Nature
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A photographic field guide to 1,500 species of insects found in Britain
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Collins Complete Guide To British Insects

Author : Michael Chinery
ISBN : 0007298994
Genre : Nature
File Size : 63.3 MB
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A photographic field guide to all the common and some unusual species of insects across Britain and Ireland that the keen amateur naturalist is likely to spot, this collection of 1,500 species is illustrated with detailed photographs chosen for their help in identification, including photographs of larvae. Each section is coded with a symbol for easy reference, and differences between similar species are highlighted to avoid confusion. Information is given on when to look and where to find each species. Insect groups dealt with include butterflies and moths, mayflies, dragonflies, damselflies, grasshoppers, crickets, earwigs, lacewings, bugs, bees, wasps, and ants and beetles, all with keys to ensure accurate identification.
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Field Guide To The Dragonflies Of Britain And Europe 2nd Edition

Author : K-D Dijkstra
ISBN : 1472943996
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This ground-breaking identification guide to all the dragonflies and damselflies of Britain and Europe brings some of the top field experts in Odonata from across the continent together with Richard Lewington, widely accepted to be Europe's foremost illustrator of insects. The guide covers all of Europe, from the Arctic Circle to the Mediterranean basin, including western Turkey, Cyprus, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and the Azores, Canaries and Madeira. All 160 species are described, with detailed field descriptions, notes on similar species, information on behaviour, range and status, habitat and flight season. Where necessary, simple keys and tables of similar species are provided. Distribution maps indicate species' ranges. Each species is lavishly illustrated with artworks of males and females, immatures, colour varieties, detailed side views, and close-ups of important characters. Photographs and line drawings of key features are additional identification aids.
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Extreme Close Up Photography And Focus Stacking

Author : Julian Cremona
ISBN : 9781847977205
Genre : Photography
File Size : 85.99 MB
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This practical book explains what is meant by macro photography and how to get even closer to your subject: not just a close-up of a butterfly, but details of the eye and wing scales. The techniques described explore ways to photograph virtually any creature, whether terrestrial, marine or from freshwater. All the key elements to achieve extreme close-ups are built in a clear way, for both outdoor and studio use, and special attention is given to focus stacking, with both software and further enhancements covered. Topics covered include an explanation of the equipment and techniques needed to gain extreme close-ups; advice on different lighting and support equipment, including the practicalities of tanks and aquatic organisms; suggestions on how to achieve sharpness, detail and ultimate depth of field; and coverage of all aspects of focus stacking with ideas for improvement. Step-by-step examples cover a wide range of wildlife. Superbly illustrated with 219 colour photographs.
Category: Photography