Meet the “flying flowers” of the Southwest borderlands.
Butterfly expert Jim P. Brock introduces more than 150 species of butterflies common to the American Southwest. From Southern California through the borderlands of Arizona and New Mexico, and across West Texas, this new addition to the bestselling Natural History Series will assist nature lovers in understanding and identifying these beautiful, delicate creatures. Stunning photography illustrates each species, aiding quick identification, and is complemented with information on climate, migration, and mating behaviors. A special how-to section gives tips for attracting butterflies to your yard. 151 color photos.