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    DescriptionWritten by one of Australia's leading lepidopterists, it is stunningly illustrated with colour photographs of each of the 416 currently identified species. There is also a distribution map for each species on the Australian mainland. It covers the five major family groups: Hesperiidae, Paplionidae, Pieridae, Nymphalidae and Lycaenidae, as well as the family Riodinidae, which has but a single species in Australia.


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    Title
    Complete Field Guide to the Butterflies of Australia
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Michael F. Braby
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 352
    Width: 148 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 662 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780643090279
    ISBN 10: 0643090274
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SCI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S7.3
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1MBF
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    BIC subject category V2: PSVT7
    LC classification: QL
    B&T General Subject: 560
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24280
    Ingram Subject Code: AN
    Libri: I-AN
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET026
    Ingram Theme: CULT/AUSTRL
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 97
    BISAC V2.8: NAT005000, NAT037000
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 11, 74
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 11
    DC22: 595.7890994
    BIC subject category V2: 1MBF
    LC subject heading: , ,
    Thema V1.0: PSVA
    Illustrations note
    colour illustrations, maps
    Publisher
    CSIRO Publishing
    Imprint name
    CSIRO Publishing
    Publication date
    30 October 2004
    Publication City/Country
    Melbourne
    Author Information
    Dr Michael Braby has spent the last 24 years collecting and studying Australian butterflies. He has reared and photographed numerous species and has built up a private collection of more than 5000 specimens. He is the author of the major two-volume standard text, Butterflies of Australia, which won the Whitley Medal in 2000 and was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study at Harvard University.
    Review quote
    ... a book as technically accurate and artistically pleasing as any I have seen in recent years. ... I highly recommend it for professional entomologists and amateurs alike. "