British Moths app Released for iPhone/iPad
Thursday, November 11th, 2010
The new Moths and Butterflies of Britain and Ireland app for the iPhone platform is now available! The app, developed by Birdguides Ltd in conjunction with A&C Black and UKMoths is based on Chris Manley’s “British Moths and Butterflies – a photographic guide“, and features additional content from the UKMoths website and distribution maps from Butterfly Conservation’s National Moth Recording Scheme.
Covering a total of 2,147 species of lepidoptera found in Britain and Ireland, the app features stunning photos of most of the British micro and macro-lepidoptera (including butterflies), along with a selection of larvae, pupae, eggs, leafmines and other feeding signs.
- Beautiful photos showcasing the wealth and variety of lepidoptera in Britain and Ireland
- Display all species, or choose from a combination of macros, micros and butterflies
- Order alphabetically or taxonomically
- Choose to display only macros, butterflies or micros as you prefer
- Confusion species are suggested where appropriate
- Online access to UKMoths photos and texts
- Distribution data from the National Biodiversity Network (since 2000) when online
- When not online, the app covers 1693 species