PUBLICATIONS ABOUT
AUSTRALIAN CATERPILLARS

Don Herbison-Evans
donherbisonevans@outlook.com

NB: Stella and Don do not sell books or other items. To obtain any of these items listed here, please contact a bookseller or the publishers.

Complete field Guide to Butterflies of Australia
Braby, M.F.,
352 pp, (2 volumes) CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, 2004.
7 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Butterflies of Australia
Braby, M.F.,
1004 pp, (2 volumes) CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, 2000.
35 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Australian Butterflies in Colour
Burns, Alexander, & Rotherham, E.R.,
112 pp, Reed, Sydney, 1977.
No Caterpillar pictures.

 
Butterflies and Moths
Carter, David,
304 pp, Collins Eyewitness Handbooks, Sydney, 1992.
46 Caterpillar colour pictures (including 11 Australian).

The Garden Jungle
Clyne, Densey,
Collins, Sydney, 1979.
6 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Attracting Butterflies to Your Garden
Clyne, Densey,
87 pp, Reed, Sydney, 1990.
16 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

The Secret Life of Caterpillars
Clyne, Densey,
105 pp, New Holland, Sydney, 2009.

Butterflies of Tasmania
Collier, P. (Ed.),
104 pp, Tasmanian Field Naturalists Club,
Hobart.

 
Australian Moths
Common, Ian F.B.,
128 pp, Jacaranda Press, Brisbane 1963.
12 Australian Caterpillar B/W photos.

Butterflies of Australia
Common, Ian F.B., & Waterhouse D.F.,
682 pp, CSIRO Publishing, 2nd Edition 1981.
69 Australian Caterpillar B/W photos.

 
Oecophorine Genera of Australia I:
The Wingia Group (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae)

Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 3,
Common, Ian F.B.,
390 pp, CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 1994.
No Caterpillar pictures.

 
Oecophorine Genera of Australia II:
The Chezala, Philobota and Eulechria groups (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae)

Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 5,
Common, Ian F.B.,
407 pp, CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 1997. No Caterpillar pictures.

 
Oecophorine Genera of Australia III:
The Barea Group and Unplaced Genera (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae)

Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 8,
Common, Ian F.B.,
(469 pp, CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 2000. No Caterpillar pictures.

 
Moths of Australia
Common, Ian F.B.,
535 pp, Melbourne University Press, 1990.
94 Australian Caterpillar colour + 38 B/W photos.

 
Flying Colours
Coupar, Mike, & Coupar, Pat,
119 pp, NSW University Press, Sydney, 1992.
90 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Victorian Butterfly Database
Crosby, D. & Quirk, N.,
CD-ROM, Viridans,
Suite 4, 614 Hawthorn Rd, Brighton East, V 3187, 1997.
129 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Moths of Australia
D'Abrera, Bernard,,
Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1974.
7 Australian Caterpillar colour + 7 B/W photos.

Butterflies of the Australian Region
D'Abrera, Bernard,,
415 pp, Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1977.
14 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

A Field Companion to the Butterflies of Australia & New Zealand
D'Abrera, Bernard,,
176 pp, Five Mile Press, Canterbury, 1984.

Butterflies, Identification and life history
Field, Ross,
Museum Victoria, 2013
400 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Butterflies of South Australia
Fisher, Robert H.,
Government Printer, Adelaide, 1978.

 
Review of Australian Butterflies
Dunn, Kelvyn L. & Dunn, Lawrence E.,
CDROM,
privately published,
1991 (annotated version 2006)

A Field Guide to Australian Butterflies
Fisher, Robert H.,
254 pp, Capricornia Press/Surrey Beatty & Sons Pty. Ltd., Sydney, 1995.
29 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Insects of Australia
Goode, John,
260 pp, Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1980.
8 Australian Caterpillar B/W drawings.

Know Your Own Backyard
Haddon, Frank,
200 pp, Simon & Schuster, Sydney, 1993.
1 Australian Caterpillar colour photo (on page 94, unnamed).

An Introduction to Australian Insects
Hadlington, Phillip W.,
NSW University Press, Sydney, Revised edition 1998.
8 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

An Introduction to the Identification of Aquatic Caterpillars (Lepidoptera) Found in Australian Inland Waters
John H. Hawking,
36 pp., Cooperative Research Centre for Freshwater Ecology (Canberra, Australia) 2001.

Insects of Australia
Hangay, George, & German, Pavel,
128 pp, Reed New Holland, Sydney, 2000.
7 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Australian Insects in Colour
Healy, Anthony, & Smithers, Courtenay,
112 pp, Reed, Sydney, 1971.
8 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Olethreutine Moths of Australia: (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae),
Marianne Horak and Furumi Komai,
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Series, Volume 10,
CSIRO Publishing, 2006.

Living Insects
Hughes, Richard D.,
304 pp, Collins, Sydney, 1974.
1 Australian Caterpillar colour photo.

Butterflies
Kaufman E.E.
Budget, Sydney, 1986.

Biology of Australian Butterflies
Kitching R.L., Scheermeyer E., Jones R.E., and Pierce N.E.,
395 pp, CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, 1999.

 
Moths of Victoria: Vols 1, 2, 3, 4, & 5
Marriott, Peter,
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2008 onwards.
30 Australian Caterpillar photos in books,
oodles more on the accompanying CDRoms.

Australian Butterflies
McCubbin, Charles,
206 pp, Nelson, Sydney, 1971.
18 colour Australian butterfly Caterpillar pictures.

Portraits of South Australian Geometrid Moths
McFarland, Noel,
Allen Press, 1988.
72 species, but only B/W photos.

A Guide to Common Moths of the Adelaide Region
McQuillan, Peter B., & Forrest J.A.,
South Australian Museum, Adelaide, 1985.

Insect Ecology
Matthews, E.G.,
226 pp, University of Queensland Press, 1976.
4 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Heliothine Moths of Australia:
A Guide to Pest Bollworms and Related Noctuid Groups

Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 7,
Matthews, M.,
320 pp, CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 1999.

Insects of Australia (Chapter 36: Lepidoptera)
Naumann, I.D.,
CSIRO, Division of Entomology
1137 pp (2 volumes), Melbourne University Press, 2nd Edition 199.
1 Australian Caterpillar colour photo + 19 B/W drawings.

Butterfly Conservation
New, Tim R.,
NSW University Press, Sydney, 1987.

Associations between Insects and Plants
New, Tim R.,
113 pp, NSW University Press, Sydney, 1989.

 
 

Checklist of the Lepidoptera of Australia
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 4,
Nielsen E.S., Edwards E.D. & Rangsi T.V. (eds),
529 pp + CDROM, CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, 1996.
No Caterpillar pictures.

Primitive Ghost Moths :
Morphology and Taxonomy of the Australian Genus Fraus Walker
(Lepidoptera: Hepialidae s. lat.)

Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 1,
Nielsen, E.S., & Kristensen, N.P.,
206 pp. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, 1989.

Butterflies of Australia
Orr, Albert, & Kitchings, Roger,
300 pp. Allen & Unwin. 2010.
178 Australian Caterpillar paintings.

 

Mothology: Discover the Magic
Richardson, Buck,
66 pp, Kuranda, 2008.
6 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

 

Tineid Genera of Australia
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 2,
Robinson, G.S., & Nielsen, E.S.,
344 pp, CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, 1993.

Wildlife of Greater Brisbane
Ryan, Michelle (ed.),
Queensland Museum, Brisbane, 1995.
4 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

The Young Observers Book of Australian Butterflies
Smithers, Courtenay N.,
48 pp, Methuen, Sydney, 1982.

 

Zygaenid Moths of Australia
Tarmann, Gerhard M.
320 pp, CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, 2004.
7 Australian Caterpillar photos.

Flower Power
Taylor, J.
80 pp, Kangaroo Press, Sydney, 1989.
7 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Australian Tropical Butterflies
Valentine, Peter,
71 pp, Capricornia, Sydney, 1991.

Australia's Butterflies
Wilson, Peter,
64 pp, Kangaroo Press, Sydney, 1987.
15 Australian Caterpillar photos.

A Field Guide to Insects in Australia
Zborowski, Paul, & Storey, Ross,
207 pp, Reed, Sydney, 1995.
5 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.

Animals in Disguise
Zborowski, Paul,
119 pp, Reed, Sydney, 1991.
7 Caterpillar colour photos (inc. 4 Australian).

 
A Guide to Australian Moths
Zborowski, Paul, & Edwards, Ted
214 pp, CSIRO Publishing, 2007.
28 Australian Caterpillar colour photos.




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