Fascinating World of Butterflies and Moths
An introduction to the world of butterflies and moths tracing the development of these creatures from the larval stage through the chrysalis stage to their emergence as beautiful winged creatures. The book aims to give young readers an understanding of the role of butterflies and moths in nature.
- Hardback | 32 pages
- 230 x 240mm
- 12 Sep 1996
- Octopus Publishing Group
- Cassell Illustrated
- London, United Kingdom
- 50 colour illustrations, glossary, index
Table of contents
The elegant butterfly; a mosaic of shapes and colours; looking for a partner; caterpillars change skin; the birth of a butterfly or moth; how do they feed?; many enemies; guess where they are; brilliant butterflies; they go away... but will they come back?; long processions; the silkworm; serious damage.