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The Resource Kaufman field guide to butterflies of North America, Jim P. Brock and Kenn Kaufman ; with the collaboration of Rick and Nora Bowers and Lynn Hassler Kaufman

Kaufman field guide to butterflies of North America, Jim P. Brock and Kenn Kaufman ; with the collaboration of Rick and Nora Bowers and Lynn Hassler Kaufman

Label
Kaufman field guide to butterflies of North America
Title
Kaufman field guide to butterflies of North America
Statement of responsibility
Jim P. Brock and Kenn Kaufman ; with the collaboration of Rick and Nora Bowers and Lynn Hassler Kaufman
Title variation
  • Field guide to butterflies of North America
  • Butterflies of North America
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Millions of birdwatchers, gardeners, and hikers are discovering the pleasures of identifying butterflies. The ideal guide for nature lovers everywhere is this exciting addition to the Kaufman Focus Guide family, the only single-volume pocket guide that offers a complete and accurate reference to North American butterflies. Modeled on the best-selling Birds of North America, the first Kaufman Focus Guide, Butterflies of North America follows the groundbreaking method of field guide illustration pioneered by Kenn Kaufman, using digital images based on photographs for the ultimate in accurate, lifelike illustrations. The photographs, taken by Rick and Nora Bowers and more than sixty other top nature photographers, are digitally edited to clearly show the field marks necessary for quick and easy identification in the field. This innovative field guide is detailed enough to be valuable for experts, while the layout is designed for ease of use even by beginners. The pictorial table of contents and quick one-page index lead the user rapidly to the correct section of the book. The text is clear and informative, and the illustrations are the most comprehensive of those in any such guide, with more than 2,300 butterflies in natural postures
Cataloging source
KKM
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Brock, James P
Dewey number
595.78/9/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Kaufman, Kenn
Series statement
Kaufman field guides
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  • Butterflies
  • Butterflies
Label
Kaufman field guide to butterflies of North America, Jim P. Brock and Kenn Kaufman ; with the collaboration of Rick and Nora Bowers and Lynn Hassler Kaufman
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Contents
Introduction -- Swallowtails and Parnassians -- Whites and Sulphurs -- Coppers and Harvester -- Hairstreaks -- Blues -- Metalmarks -- Longwings and Fritillaries -- Crescents and Checkerspots -- Typical Brushfoots -- Satyrs -- Spread-wing Skippers -- Grass Skippers -- Giant-skippers -- Indexes and photo credits
Control code
ocm71232654
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
391 p.
Isbn
9780618768264
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002027622
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618768264
  • i9780618768264
Label
Kaufman field guide to butterflies of North America, Jim P. Brock and Kenn Kaufman ; with the collaboration of Rick and Nora Bowers and Lynn Hassler Kaufman
Link
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Swallowtails and Parnassians -- Whites and Sulphurs -- Coppers and Harvester -- Hairstreaks -- Blues -- Metalmarks -- Longwings and Fritillaries -- Crescents and Checkerspots -- Typical Brushfoots -- Satyrs -- Spread-wing Skippers -- Grass Skippers -- Giant-skippers -- Indexes and photo credits
Control code
ocm71232654
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
391 p.
Isbn
9780618768264
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002027622
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618768264
  • i9780618768264

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