Puka Whakamārama o Te Pepe Nui - Beginners' Guide to the Macro Moths.
These field guides to New Zealand's Native Macro Moths are a one of a kind quality product with high resolution life sized moth images.
The guides are a handy 6 panel concertina style foldout on laminated high quality card. They are designed for small hands and hard work (water and tear resistant).
Each panel is ~15cm x 27cm.
The text, content and design are by the Ahi Pepe MothNet project partners.
Illustrations are by Sean W. Gilles. The moth list was compiled by Dr Robert Hoare with comment from Brian Patrick and NZs lepidopterist community. The moth images are high resolution photographs by Birgit Rhode of moth specimens in the NZAC taken with funding from the Terrestrial Freshwater Biodiversity Information System (TFBIS) programme.
These guides are produced by Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research as part of the Ahi Pepe MothNet project funded by MBIE "Unlocking Curious Minds" inititive and the Biological Heritage National Science Challenge.