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  • Cassel A, Tammaru T (2003) Allozyme variability in central, peripheral and isolated populations of the scarce heath (Coenonympha hero : Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae): Implications for conservation. Conservation Genetics 4: 83-93.
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  • George Beccaloni, Malcolm Scoble, Ian Kitching, Thomas Simonsen, Gaden Robinson, Brian Pitkin, Adrian Hine & Chris Lyal (2013). LepIndex: LepIndex: The Global Lepidoptera Names Index (version 12.3,). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 11th March 2013 (Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Reading, UK.
  • Ortner A, Lechner K (2007) Zur Situation des Wald-Wiesenvögelchens Coenonympha hero (Linnaeus, 1761) in Österreich (Lepidoptera, Satyrinae). Beiträge zur Entomofaunistik 8: 101-108
  • Pretscher P (2001) Verbreitung und Art-Steckbrief des Wald-Wiesenvögelchens (Coenonympha hero Linnaeus, 1761) in Deutschland. Natur und Landschaft 76: 547-552.
  • Steiner R, Hermann G (1999) Freilandbeobachtungen zu Eiablageverhalten und -habitat des Wald-Wiesenvögelchens, Coenonympha hero (Linnaeus, 1761), an einer Flugstelle in Baden-Württemberg. Nachrichten des entomologischen Vereins Apollo, Neue Folge 20: 111-118.
  • Thust R, Thiele A, Gohl K (2001) Das Wald-Wiesenvögelchen (Coenonympha hero Linnaeus, 1761; Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) in Thüringen – ein Nachruf und ein Lehrstück. Natur und Landschaft 76: 542-546.
  • Wiemers M (2007) Die Gattung Coenonympha Hübner, 1819, in Europa: Systematik, Ökologie und Schutz. Oedippus 25: 1-42.


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