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The butterflies of Essex
D. Corke, 1997

Lopinga Books. 208 pp; 50 colour plates; maps; full
Lepidoptera checklist
£18.50
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Lopinga Books

A guide to the butterflies and larger moths of Essex
J. Firmin et al, 1975

Essex Naturalists' Trust. 152 pp; 4 monochrome plates.
Details from Joe Firmin
via Brian Goodey
(stocks very limited)

The smaller moths of Essex
A.M. Emmet, 1981

Essex Field Club. 158 pp; maps; B&W illustrations. £5.00. Order from
Essex Field Club

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The larger moths and butterflies of Essex for £9.00

Publications covering Essex Lepidoptera:

The larger moths and
butterflies of Essex
A.M. Emmet, G.A. Pyman and D. Corke, 1985

Essex Field Club. 136 pp; 24 monochrome plates; maps. £6.00
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Essex Field Club

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The butterflies of Colchester and north east Essex

E. Benton, J. Firmin and I. Rose, 2002.

Colchester Natural History Society. 128 pp, 12 plates.
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peter.douch@talk21.com


Lepidoptera of north east Essex
B. Goodey and J. Firmin, 1992

Colchester Natural History Society. 110 pp; B&W illustrations.

(sold out)

A full account of each season is published in the Essex Field Club's excellent journal The Essex Naturalist.