1999, 252 pages, color photos & maps throughout. Covers the 159 butterfly species recorded for the state. Text on each species describes adults and food sources (if any), early stages and host plants, habitat, distribution and map showing counties in which the species is found, flight period, and remarks. Gorgeous color photos, many taken in the field, provide invaluable assistance in species identification. Includes tips on distinguishing similar species and notes on endangered species. Softcover; 5-1/2 x 8-1/2″.
MICHIGAN BUTTERFLIES & SKIPPERS: A Field Guide and Reference
by Mogens C. Nielsen