Guidebook includes every butterfly ever recorded in the state -- 159 species altogether. Full color, exquisite photos. Text describes adults and larvae, flowers the adults visit, what plants larvae feed on, habitat and when adults are on the wing. State map shows counties where species are found. Gives endangered and special concern species. Section on Michigan geography and climate as they relate to butterflies; butterfly habitats; butterfly gardening and conservation. Contains references for further study; glossary and extensive list of adult nectar plants and larval host plants. Soft cover.
Author: Mogens C. Nielsen