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CONTENTS PAGE Introduction (historic and symbolic) I : The genius of diversity 1- Butterflies by day, moths by night 2- Versatile mouths 3- The colors and shapes of survival II : The world of caterpillars 1- Insatiable appetites 2- Too beautiful to touch 3- From caterpillar to butterfly III : The world of butterflies and moths 1- Bodies built for love 2- Astonishingly keen senses 3- Hordes on migration IV : Lepidoptera and humans 1- The birthplace of silk 2- Great public and private collections 3- Conservation and the future Conclusion Index Bibliography
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Butterflies -- Pictorial works.