By Paulette Haywood Ogard,Sara Cunningham Bright
Each species account is observed through colour images of reside topics of their average habitats. Close-ups demonstrate attention-grabbing info of camouflage, mimicry, color, and caution units. The attractive textual content explains the hugely developed relationships among butterflies and the vegetation upon which they rely in addition to the really good variations that allow their survival inside particular environmental niches. integrated are variety maps, flight occasions, caterpillar host vegetation, grownup nectar resources, and id tips—abundant details to tantalize budding in addition to skilled butterfly watchers. moreover, pertinent conservation matters are addressed and appendices supply an annotated list of the state’s butterflies, a listing of accidentals and strays, details on butterfly organisations, and advised additional reading.
With its non-technical language, basic structure, and lovely photographs, Butterflies of Alabama is obtainable and attractive to a person who appreciates Alabama’s remarkable average wealth.
Publication is supported partly via the electorate of town of Selma, Alabama's Butterfly Capital.
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Butterflies of Alabama: Glimpses into Their Lives (Gosse Nature Guides) by Paulette Haywood Ogard,Sara Cunningham Bright