Caterpillars of Eastern North America is a lavishly illustrated guide that will enable you to identify the caterpillars of nearly 700 butterflies and moths found east of the Mississippi. Full-page species accounts cover almost 400 species, with up to six images per species including an image of the adult plus succinct text with information on distribution, seasonal activity, foodplants, and life history. This book is a must for entomologists and museum curators, forest managers, conservation biologists, and others who seek a compact, easy-to-use guide to the caterpillars of this vast region. Many caterpillars are illustrated here for the first time in any work. This book also includes current information on distribution, biology and taxonomy not found in other popular works. There is also a section geared toward educators called “Caterpillar Projects.”
496 pages, softcover, 5 x 8″, 1,200+ color photos. 24 line illustrations.