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The life cycles of butterflies [electronic resource] : from egg to maturity, a visual guide to 23 common garden butterflies / by Judy Burris and Wayne Richards ; photography by Judy Burris, Wayne Richards, and Christina Richards.

Burris, Judy, 1967- (Author). Richards, Wayne, 1970- (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781612122670 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1612122671 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (vii, 151 p.) : col. ill., col. maps.
  • Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Pub., c2006.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 145) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 1. The butterfly from start to finish -- How a butterfly lays its eggs -- How a caterpillar grows -- How a chrysalis is formed -- Continuing the cycle -- 2. Butterfly life cycles -- Eastern Black Swallowtail -- Giant Swallowtail -- Pipevine Swallowtail -- Spicebush Swallowtail -- Tiger Swallowtail -- Zebra Swallowtail -- Gulf Fritillary -- Variegated Fritillary -- Zebra Longwing -- Question Mark -- Eastern Comma -- Common Buckeye -- American Lady -- Painted Lady -- Red Admiral -- Silvery Checkerspot -- Red-spotted Purple -- Viceroy -- Monarch -- Queen -- Cabbage White -- Clouded Sulphur -- Pearl Crescent -- 3. Butterfly habitat gardening -- Host plants -- Our top nectar flowers -- 4. Other garden visitors -- Assorted butterflies -- Assorted skippers -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.: Presents a photographic look at the life cycle of twenty-three different species of garden butterflies, including information on physical characteristics and range.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Butterflies > Life cycles.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / General
NATURE / Animals / Butterflies & Moths
Genre: Electronic books.

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