This waterproof guide beautifully illustrates over 80 species of butterflies and most of their caterpillars found in the states of the Great Plain of the US—from North Dakota down to the Texas panhandle.
This pocket-sized guide features color photos in a side-by-side format that makes it ideal for field use. The guide includes, along with many notable species, and lists the common and scientific names, adult size, the months when they fly in these regions, and their caterpillar host plants. Nature enthusiasts of all ages will enjoy using this marvelous guide.
Click the arrows to move between the pages of our Electronic Flip Guide.
Roland “Ro” Wauer is retired from the National Park Service where he worked in several of America’s national parks.
His favorite parks include Big Bend in Texas, Death Valley in California, and Zion in Utah. He has traveled extensively in Mexico and throughout the U.S. and Canada.
He is the author of 25 books and more than 180 articles on nature, especially about birds and butterflies. He continues writing about our natural resources, presenting talks, and conducting research on birds and butterflies.