Insects of Ireland

A Field Guide (Paperback)

By Stephen McCormack, Eugenie Regan with illustrations by Chris Shields

Price: 14.99


Over 11,000 species of insects occur in Ireland but most are very small and escape notice. Identifying them accurately can be difficult or impossible. This comprehensive compact guide to over 120 of Ireland’s most popular insects includes all Irish species of butterflies, bumblebees, dragonflies, ladybirds, grasshoppers and shield bugs. All are illustrated in colour with clear descriptions enabling accurate identification.

Bibliographic Data

  • Book Format: Paperback
  • Published: 2014
  • Dimensions: 210 x 148 mm
  • Number of pages: 160
  • ISBN: 9781848892088
  • Illustrations note: Full colour,

Editorial Reviews

"A beautiful book for all nature lovers."

– InTouch

"A fantastic little book — one that has to be high on the 'must-have' list for any wildlife enthusiast."

– Ireland's Wildlife

"Strongly recommend."

– An Beachaire - The Irish Beekeeper

"Of great interest."

– The Argus

"A pleasure to use or browse through."

– The Irish Garden

"One of the best things that's happened in years … thorough and excellent."

– Irish Examiner

"Timely, enjoyable and most welcome guide."

– The Irish Times

"I highly recommend it."

– Irish Examiner

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