Field guide to the butterflies of Southern Africa by Ivor Migdolls

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StatementIvor Migdolls.
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Pagination256p.
Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL20431344M
ISBN 100869775561
OCLC/WorldCa21750942

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Following a worldwide trend to butterfly watching, readers are encouraged to observe behaviour rather than collect specimens. Field Guide to Butterflies of South Africa is designed for easy, rapid identification of all butterflies likely to be seen in South Africa.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm: Other Titles: Field guide to the butterflies of southern Africa.

Designed for easy identification in the field, Field Guide to Butterflies of South Africa features all of South Africa’s more than butterfly species. Species entries provide details of identification plus a brief account of habits, flight periods, broods, typical Brand: Penguin Random House South Africa.

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Butterfly biology -- 6. Life history -- 7. South Africa\'s biomes -- 8.Location of South Africa This is a list of butterflies of South Africa. Over species are known from South Africa, a large proportion of which are endemic.Field Guide to Butterflies of Southern Africa by Migdoll, I.

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