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9 edition of The butterflies of Canada found in the catalog.

The butterflies of Canada

by Ross A. Layberry

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.,
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Butterflies -- Canada.,
    • Butterflies -- Canada -- Identification.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRoss A. Layberry, Peter W. Hall, J. Donald Lafontaine.
      ContributionsHall, Peter W., Lafontaine, J. Donald., Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL552 .L39 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination280 p. :
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL467328M
      ISBN 100802008984, 0802078818
      LC Control Number98188564

      The Butterflies of the Eastern United States and Canada, Vol. 1: With Special Reference to New England (Classic Reprint) by Samuel Hubbard Scudder and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Currently, we show , images and list over 8, species, and these numbers are growing every day. Our aim is to develop a comprehensive online resource that will include information on taxonomy and identification, distribution and habitat, life history and bibliography for all butterfly taxa in America, including species, subspecies and undescribed geographic variants.

      AMNH: American Museum of Natural History, New York, NewYork, United States ANIC: Australian National Insect Collection, CSIRO, Canberra City, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia ANSP: Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; most of the butterflies went to CMP BYU: Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah. The book, published in July, describes that while there species of butterflies in the world, only several dozen species are found in the Canadian Arctic.

      The Karner Blue butterfly depends on a rare ecosystem called an Oak Savannah for its habitat, and since most of Ontario’s Oak Savannahs were destroyed, this species no longer lives in Ontario and is now extirpated (locally extinct) from Canada. Alternatively, butterflies such as the Cabbage White are very adaptable and can be found in many. Kid’s Non-Fiction Books about Butterflies. The non-fiction butterfly books that I checked out were all pretty much the same. They have big bright pictures. They talk about the butterfly life cycle, predictors and migration. These four were the ones I liked the best but you’ll probably find what you’re looking for in any of the non-fiction.


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