Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

How do I cite this resource?

Kelly Lotts and Thomas Naberhaus develop the database and website, coordinate data compilation, develop policies, answer questions from users, and facilitate the work of the coordinators. Volunteer regional coordinators are responsible for data quality control and general scientific oversight.

If you are citing the maps or data from this project, please use:

Lotts, Kelly and Thomas Naberhaus, coordinators. 2017. Butterflies and Moths of North America. http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/ (Version MMDDYYYY).

If you wish to cite life history information, you should not cite this project, as life history information was contributed by several published texts. See the Acknowledgments page.