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Butterfly & moth [electronic resource] / written by Paul Whalley ; [special photography, Colin Keates, Kim Taylor, and Dave King].

Whalley, Paul Ernest Sutton. (Author). Keates, Colin, ill. (Added Author). King, Dave, ill. (Added Author). Taylor, Kim, 1933- ill. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780756669089 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0756669081 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (63 p.) : col. ill.
  • Publisher: New York : DK/Dorling Kindersley, c2000.

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General Note: "First American edition, 1988"--T.p. verso.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Butterfly or moth? 6 -- The life of a butterfly 8 -- Courtship and egg laying 10 -- An emerging caterpillar 12 -- Caterpillars 14 -- Exotic caterpillars 16 -- Caterpillar to pupa 20 -- The pupa stage 22 -- An emerging butterfly 24 -- Butterflies 26 -- Temperate butterflies 28 -- Mountain butterflies 30 -- Exotic butterflies 32 -- Moths 36 -- Cocoons 38 -- Silk moths 40 -- Temperate moths 42 -- Exotic moths 44 -- Day-flying moths 48 -- Migration and hibernation 50 -- Shape, color and pattern 52 -- Camouflage 54 -- Mimicry and other unusual behavior 56 -- Endangered species 58 -- Watching butterflies and moths 60 -- Rearing butterflies and moths 62.
Summary, etc.: Photographs and text explore the behavior and life cycles of butterflies and moths, examining mating rituals, camouflage, habitat, growth from pupa to larva to adult, and other aspects.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Butterflies > Juvenile literature.
Moths > Juvenile literature.
Butterflies.
Moths.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Animals > Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars.
Genre: Electronic books.

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