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Peterson First Guide to Caterpillars of North America
By Amy Bartlett Wright
Houghton Mifflin Company, 1998
ISBN: 0-395-911842
Cite: 2459 with citation markup [cite:2459]

superior beginner's guide
A superior guide for beginner and intermediate caterpillar-watcher. Has a unique key system--simple and powerful. Few species are illustrated, but the major groups are there.

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