Butterfly Literature

Field Guides & References

Allen, T.J., J.P. Brock, and J. Glassberg. 2005. Caterpillars in the Field and Garden: A Field Guide to the Butterfly Caterpillars of North America. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0195149874.

Brock, J.P. and K. Kaufman. 2006. Butterflies of North America. Houghton Mifflin. ISBN 0618768262.

Cech, R. and G. Tudor. 2005. Butterflies of the East Coast: An Observer's Guide. Princeton University Press. ISBN 0691090564.

Glassberg, J. 1999. Butterflies through Binoculars: The East A Field Guide to the Butterflies of Eastern North America. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0195106687.

Klots, A.B. 1979. A Field Guide to the Butterflies of North America east of the Great Plains. Peterson Field Guide, Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston.

Layberry, R.A., P.W. Hall, and J.D. Lafontaine. 1998. The Butterflies of Canada. NRC Research Press & University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada. ISBN 0-8020-7881-8.

Mello, M.J. and T. Hansen. 2004. Butterflies Across Cape Cod: A Guide to Finding, Attracting, and Observing Butterflies on the Cape. Cape Cod Museum of Natural History.

National Audubon Society.  1981.  National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Butterflies. Turtleback. ISBN 0394519140.

O'Donnell, J.E., L.F. Gall, and D.L. Wagner.  2007.  The Connecticut Butterfly Atlas.  ISBN 0-942081-16-1

Opler, P.A. and V. Malikul.  1998. A Field Guide to Eastern Butterflies (Peterson Field Guide). Houghton Mifflin; Revised edition. ISBN 0395904536.


Biology, Ecology, & Conservation

Boggs, C.L., W.Watt, and P.R. Ehrlich (eds). 2003. Butterflies : Ecology and Evolution Taking Flight. University of Chicago Press. ISBN 0226063186.

New, T.R. (ed). 1993. Conservation Biology of Lycaenidae (Butterflies). Gland, Switzerland : IUCN. ISBN 2831701597.

Pollard, E. and T.J. Yates. 1994. Monitoring Butterflies For Ecology and Conservation : The British Butterfly Monitoring Scheme. Springer. ISBN 0412634600.

Pullin, A. 2001. Ecology and Conservation of Butterflies. Springer. ISBN-10: 0412569701.

Schapper, P.J. 2000. A World for Butterflies: Their Lives, Habitats and Future. Firefly Books. ISBN-10: 1552095509.

Scott, J.A. 1997. Butterflies of North America (CD-ROM). Hopkins Technology, LLC. ISBN-10: 188664926X.

Vane-Wright, R.I. and P.R. Ackery (Eds). 1989. The Biology of Butterflies. Princeton University Press; Reprint edition. ISBN 0691084998.