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Butterflies / text by Ronald Orenstein ; photography by Thomas Marent.

Marent, Thomas, photographer. (Author). Orenstein, Ronald I. (Ronald Isaac), 1946- author. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 595.789 MARENT (Text) 33946003077182 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
 Honoree Note: In honor of Rita Evans for dedicated service to the Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library as a volunteer in 2015 [ SFC 2016-04-25 @ HMMPL ]
Spencer County Public Library - Rockport 595.78 MAR (Text) 70741000136821 Adult Non Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781770855809
  • ISBN: 1770855807
  • Physical Description: 288 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ontario : Firefly Books, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 279) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introducing butterflies -- Swallowtails -- Skippers -- Whites, sulphurs and yellows -- Brush-footed butterflies -- Gossamer-winged butterflies -- Metalmarks -- Butterfly wings -- Butterfly life history -- What butterflies eat -- Butterflies in their environment -- Myriads of moths.
Summary, etc.: In the text, Orenstein explains the latest scientific discoveries about the world's butterflies and moths. Marent's photographs provide close-up views from delicate browns and skippers to giant birdwings and glittering morphos. You'll discover the answers to many of your questions, from the evolution of color and pattern in butterfly wings to how butterfly populations can survive in a changing world and a warming climate.
Subject: Butterflies > Pictorial works.
Butterflies.

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