Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Northeastern North America

byDavid Beadle, Seabrooke Leckie

Paperback | April 17, 2012

Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Northeastern North America by David Beadle
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There are thousands of moth species in the northeast of North America, and while it might seem that they are all drab grays and browns, there is actually a startling variety. They come in a rainbow of colors, from brilliant oranges and pinks to soft greens and violets. There are moths with colorful leopard-like spots, and ones that look more like B-movie aliens; some that are as large as your hand, and others the size of a grain of rice. With helpful tips on how to attract and identify moths,range maps and season graphs showing when and where to find each species, and clear photographs that use the unique Peterson arrow system for easy identification, this guide provides everything an amateur or experienced moth-watcher needs. Sponsored by the National Wildlife Federation and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute.

DAVID BEADLEis a professional freelance bird illustrator who happens to have a passion for moths. He has been interested in moths for over thirty years, both in his native UK and in Ontario, Canada. For the past two decades he has traveled extensively within Ontario documenting and photographing moths. He has a particular interest in i...
Title:Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Northeastern North AmericaFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:624 pages, 7.25 X 4.5 X 1.28 inShipping dimensions:624 pages, 7.25 X 4.5 X 1.28 inPublished:April 17, 2012Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0547238487

ISBN - 13:9780547238487

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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