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Read e-book online A Field Guide to Butterflies of the Greater Yellowstone PDF

By Diane M. Debinski,James Pritchard

ISBN-10: 157098414X

ISBN-13: 9781570984143

Yellowstone and Grand Teton nationwide Parks, whereas generally famous for grizzly bears, elk, moose, and different huge mammals, additionally host a excessive species variety of butterflies, due to the ecosystem's large zone of pristine habitat. a few of the approximately one hundred twenty butterflies defined can be came upon somewhere else within the Northern Rockies, making the e-book helpful past the substitute borders of the general public lands. Illustrated with colour plates of every species, A box consultant to Butterflies of the larger Yellowstone surroundings additionally offers simple info on butterfly anatomy and typical historical past, in addition to the correct strategy to "catch and liberate" butterflies—though with a stern reminder that netting butterflies isn't accredited within the nationwide parks.

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