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The Resource Lepidoptera and conservation [electronic resource], T.R. New, Department of Zoology, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia

Lepidoptera and conservation [electronic resource], T.R. New, Department of Zoology, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia

Label
Lepidoptera and conservation [electronic resource]
Title
Lepidoptera and conservation [electronic resource]
Statement of responsibility
T.R. New, Department of Zoology, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
New, T. R
Dewey number
595.78
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lepidoptera
  • Lepidoptera
  • Butterflies
  • Wildlife conservation
Label
Lepidoptera and conservation [electronic resource], T.R. New, Department of Zoology, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Published Online: 20 SEP 2013"--Home page
  • Edition statement from first page of chapter PDFs
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Distinguishing taxa
  • Drivers of diversity
  • 3.
  • Causes for Concern
  • Introduction: Historical background
  • Extinctions and declines
  • 4.
  • Support for Flagship Taxa
  • Introduction
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Community endeavour
  • Flagships
  • 5.
  • Studying and Sampling Lepidoptera for Conservation
  • Introduction
  • Sampling methods
  • Interpretation for conservation
  • Priorities amongst species
  • Priority for conservation
  • Species to areas
  • 1.
  • Critical faunas
  • Related approaches
  • 6.
  • Population Structures and Dynamics
  • Introduction: Distinguishing populations
  • Metapopulation biology
  • Vulnerability
  • 7.
  • Understanding Habitats
  • Introduction: The meaning of ̀habitat'
  • Lepidoptera and Invertebrate Conservation
  • Habitat loss
  • 8.
  • Communities and Assemblages
  • Introduction: Expanding the context
  • ̀Vulnerable groups'
  • Habitats and landscapes
  • Assessing changes
  • Forests
  • Agriculture
  • Urbanisation
  • Introduction
  • 9.
  • Single Species Studies: Benefits and Limitations
  • Introduction
  • Some case histories
  • The Large blue butterfly, Maculinea arion, in England
  • The Large copper butterfly, Lycaena dispar, in England
  • The Brenton blue butterfly, Orachrysops niobe, in South Africa
  • The Richmond birdwing butterfly, Ornithoptera richmondia, in Australia
  • The Golden sun-moth, Synemon plana, in south-eastern Australia
  • The New Forest burnet moth, Zygaena viciae, in Scotland
  • Biological background
  • The Essex emerald moth, Thetidia smaragdaria maritima, in England
  • The Fabulous green sphinx of Kaua'i, Tinostoma smaragditis, in Hawai'i
  • Blackburn's sphinx moth, Manduca blackburni, in Hawai'i
  • Variety of contexts
  • 10.
  • Ex Situ Conservation
  • Introduction: Contexts and needs
  • Lepidoptera in captivity
  • Inbreeding
  • Pathogens
  • Sources of information
  • Translocations and quality control
  • Assisted colonisation
  • 11.
  • Lepidoptera and Protective Legislation
  • Introduction
  • Prohibition of collecting
  • 12.
  • Defining and Alleviating Threats: Recovery Planning
  • Introduction: The variety of threats to Lepidoptera
  • Alien species
  • 2.
  • Diseases
  • Climate change
  • Exploitation for human need
  • Light pollution
  • Pesticides
  • Habitat manipulation and management
  • Grazing
  • Mowing
  • Coppicing
  • Burning
  • The Diversity of Lepidoptera
  • 13.
  • Assessing Conservation Progress, Outcomes and Prospects
  • Introduction
  • Monitoring conservation progress
  • Indicators
  • Future priorities and needs
Control code
ocn851572862
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118409237
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Lccn
2013026582
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851572862
Label
Lepidoptera and conservation [electronic resource], T.R. New, Department of Zoology, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Published Online: 20 SEP 2013"--Home page
  • Edition statement from first page of chapter PDFs
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Distinguishing taxa
  • Drivers of diversity
  • 3.
  • Causes for Concern
  • Introduction: Historical background
  • Extinctions and declines
  • 4.
  • Support for Flagship Taxa
  • Introduction
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Community endeavour
  • Flagships
  • 5.
  • Studying and Sampling Lepidoptera for Conservation
  • Introduction
  • Sampling methods
  • Interpretation for conservation
  • Priorities amongst species
  • Priority for conservation
  • Species to areas
  • 1.
  • Critical faunas
  • Related approaches
  • 6.
  • Population Structures and Dynamics
  • Introduction: Distinguishing populations
  • Metapopulation biology
  • Vulnerability
  • 7.
  • Understanding Habitats
  • Introduction: The meaning of ̀habitat'
  • Lepidoptera and Invertebrate Conservation
  • Habitat loss
  • 8.
  • Communities and Assemblages
  • Introduction: Expanding the context
  • ̀Vulnerable groups'
  • Habitats and landscapes
  • Assessing changes
  • Forests
  • Agriculture
  • Urbanisation
  • Introduction
  • 9.
  • Single Species Studies: Benefits and Limitations
  • Introduction
  • Some case histories
  • The Large blue butterfly, Maculinea arion, in England
  • The Large copper butterfly, Lycaena dispar, in England
  • The Brenton blue butterfly, Orachrysops niobe, in South Africa
  • The Richmond birdwing butterfly, Ornithoptera richmondia, in Australia
  • The Golden sun-moth, Synemon plana, in south-eastern Australia
  • The New Forest burnet moth, Zygaena viciae, in Scotland
  • Biological background
  • The Essex emerald moth, Thetidia smaragdaria maritima, in England
  • The Fabulous green sphinx of Kaua'i, Tinostoma smaragditis, in Hawai'i
  • Blackburn's sphinx moth, Manduca blackburni, in Hawai'i
  • Variety of contexts
  • 10.
  • Ex Situ Conservation
  • Introduction: Contexts and needs
  • Lepidoptera in captivity
  • Inbreeding
  • Pathogens
  • Sources of information
  • Translocations and quality control
  • Assisted colonisation
  • 11.
  • Lepidoptera and Protective Legislation
  • Introduction
  • Prohibition of collecting
  • 12.
  • Defining and Alleviating Threats: Recovery Planning
  • Introduction: The variety of threats to Lepidoptera
  • Alien species
  • 2.
  • Diseases
  • Climate change
  • Exploitation for human need
  • Light pollution
  • Pesticides
  • Habitat manipulation and management
  • Grazing
  • Mowing
  • Coppicing
  • Burning
  • The Diversity of Lepidoptera
  • 13.
  • Assessing Conservation Progress, Outcomes and Prospects
  • Introduction
  • Monitoring conservation progress
  • Indicators
  • Future priorities and needs
Control code
ocn851572862
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118409237
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Lccn
2013026582
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851572862

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