Butterflies of Central Florida


Butterflies of Central Florida: This waterproof guide beautifully illustrates over 80 species of butterflies and all of their caterpillars found in central Florida. The pocket-sized guide features color photos in a side-by-side format that makes it ideal for field use. Familiar as well as unusual butterflies such as Henry's Elfin and the Yucca Giant-Skipper are shown

Common and scientific names, adult size, season when they can be found, and their caterpillar host plants are listed. Tips on finding butterflies and caterpillars are given and the life cycle of the Gulf Fritillary is illustrated. Nature enthusiasts of all ages will enjoy using this guide.

Photographs and text by Marc and Maria Minno.