Butterflies of North America
Publication Date: March 2003
Categories: Butterflies & Moths
Kaufman Focus Guides cut through the clutter to focus on the essentials.
* More than 2,300 images of butterflies in natural, lifelike poses * Pictorial table of contents * Convenient one-page index * Full index that doubles as a life list * Similar species arranged side by side for easy comparison * Range maps on text pages showing where each species is common or rare and indicating seasons of occurrence
KENN KAUFMAN is the originator of the Kaufman Field Guide series and author of Lives of North American Birds, Kingbird Highway, and Flights Against the Sunset, among other books. Long recognized as an expert on bird identification, he has been teaching popular workshops on the subject since 1980 and has written hundreds of ID articles for Birder's World, American Birds, and other publications. A field editor for Audubon and a contributor to every major birding magazine, he has also led nature tours on all seven continents. He and his wife, Kimberly, make their home in northwestern Ohio.
"Even better than his very good bird guide. This is the best butterfly guidebook I have seen." Minneapolis Star-Tribune
"A terrific book for anyone interested in butterflies." Pittsburg Post Gazette
"This book sets a new level in natural history ID field guides." - Hank Brodkin, author of Butterflies of Arizona, and member, North American Butterfly Association