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The Macrolepidoptera of the World: a Systematic Description of the hitherto known Macrolepidoptera

Nature volume 131, pages 566567 (22 April 1933) | Download Citation



IN the supplement lately issued to the volume of Seitz's “Macrolepidoptera” dealing with the palæarctic butterflies, the editor and his collaborators have, within their self-imposed limits, produced a work of great value and of high interest. How far these limits will commend themselves to students of the various groups concerned, may be doubtful; it is at least certain that disputable points have been carefully considered, and that in most of the decisions arrived at account has been taken of the dictates of common sense.

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