This is the most comprehensive field guide to micro-moths ever published and, for the first time, makes this fascinating and important group of insects accessible to the general naturalist. Provides coverage of all the micro-moth families found in Great Britain and Ireland. More than 1,100 superbly detailed artworks by Richard Lewington, including 350 photographs of larvae and their feeding signs. 900 specially commissioned distribution maps. Species descriptions include field characters,similar species, flight season, habitat, larval foodplants, status and distribution. Also features a series of innovative keys to families and genera.
Softback, 416pp, colour illustrations
P.Sterling & M. Parsons, Bloomsbury, 2012