Quick Reference Publishing Butterflies of the Rocky Mountains

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This waterproof, pocket-size guide—Butterflies of the Rocky Mountains—beautifully illustrates more than 80 species of butterflies and most of their caterpillars that can be found in this region.

  • Features

    • Covers Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, northeastern Arizona and northern New Mexico
    • Covers many national parks such as Glacier, Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Rocky Mountain, Mesa Verde, Canyonlands, Zion and Grand Canyon
    • Includes common and unique species such as the Rocky Mountain parnassia; pale swallowtail; large marble; pine white; tailed, Edith's, Blue and lilac-bordered coppers
    • Also includes the Western pine elfin; arrowhead, greenish and Arctic blues; Milbert's tortoiseshell; Gillett's, arachne and sagebrush checkerspots
    • Also includes the great spangled, Zerene and Frigga fritillaries; Hayden's ringlet; small wood-nymph; grizzled and Arctic skippers; Western branded-skipper
    • Features color photos in a side-by-side format that's ideal for field use
    • Lists common and scientific names, adult size, season when they can be found and their caterpillar host plants
    • Conveniently folds up in to a packet narrow enough to fit in a back pocket
    • Waterproof and sturdy enough to stand up under repeated use
    • Scientifically accurate in each subject matter
    • Nature enthusiasts of all ages will enjoy using this guide

    Made in USA.

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    Roland Wauer

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    Quick Reference Publishing, Inc.

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