Overview

The News of the Lepidopterists' Society is a quarterly newsletter of The Lepidopterists' Society. It contains short notes on the biology and taxonomy of moths and butterflies, yearly and other summaries of collecting and observational activities, general notes, book reviews, member notices and updates, and other information. The News has been published continuously since 1959. This open access website for the News is the result of ongoing work by David Lohman, Larry Gall and their colleagues, and is currently hosted by the Peabody Museum of Natural History at Yale University on behalf of the Society.

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Journal of The Lepidopterists' Society

Memoir 1. A Synonmyic List of the Neractic Rhophalocera. C. F. dos Passos, 1964

Memoir 2. A Catalogue/Checklist of the Butterflies of America North of Mexico. L. D. Miller and F. M. Brown, 1981.

Memoir 3. Supplement to: A Catalogue/Checklist of the Butterflies of America North of Mexico. C. D. Ferris (ed.), 1989

Memoir 4. Foodplants of World Saturniidae. S. E. Stone, 1991

Memoir 5. Basic Techniques for Observing and Studying Moths and Butterflies. W. D. Winter, Jr., 2000

The Lepidopterists' Society Commemorative Volume 1945-1973. R. Kendall (compiler), 1977Commem.

Where are the Butterfly Gardens? J. Ruffin, 1993