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  • Joyce DA, Pullin AS (2003) Conservation implications of the distribution of genetic diversity at different scales: a case study using the marsh fritillary butterfly (Euphydryas aurinia). Biological Conservation 114: 453-461. doi: 10.1016/S0006-3207(03)00087-9
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  • Konvička M, Hula V, Fric Z (2003) Habitat of pre-hibernating larvae of the endangered butterfly Euphydryas aurinia (Lepidoptera : Nymphalidae): What can be learned from vegetation composition and architecture? European Journal of Entomology 100: 313–322.
  • Liu WH, Wang YF, Xu RM (2006) Habitat utilization by ovipositing females and larvae of the Marsh fritillary (Euphydryas aurinia) in a mosaic of meadows and croplands. Journal of Insect Conservation 10: 351-360. doi: 10.1007/s10841-006-9009-x
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  • Porter K, Ellis S (2011) Securing viable metapopulations of the Marsh Fritillary butterfly, Euphydryas aurinia, (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) in Northern England. Journal of Insect Conservation 15: 111-119. doi: 10.1007/s10841-010-9328-9
  • Saarinen K, Jantunen J, Valtonen A (2005) Resumed forest grazing restored a population of Euphydryas aurinia (Lepidoptera : Nymphalidae) in SE Finland. European Journal of Entomology 102: 683-690.
  • Schtickzelle N, Choutt J, Goffart P, Fichefet V, Baguette M (2005) Metapopulation dynamics and conservation of the marsh fritillary butterfly: Population viability analysis and management options for a critically endangered species in Western Europe. Biological Conservation 126: 569-581. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2005.06.030
  • Smee M, Smyth W, Tunmore M, Ffrench-Constant R, Hodgson D (2011) Butterflies on the brink: habitat requirements for declining populations of the marsh fritillary (Euphydryas aurinia) in SW England. Journal of Insect Conservation 15: 153-163. doi: 10.1007/s10841-010-9334-y
  • Stefanescu C, Penuelas J, Sardans J, Fillela I (2006) Females of the specialist butterfly Euphydrias aurinia (Lepidoptera: Nymphalinae: Melitaeini) select the greenest leaves of Lonicera implexa (Caprifoliaceae) for oviposition. European Journal of Entomology 103: 569-574.
  • Wang RJ, Wang YF, Chen JJ, Lei GC, Xu RM (2004) Contrasting movement patterns in two species of chequerspot butterflies, Euphydryas aurinia and Melitaea phoebe, in the same patch network. Ecological Entomology 29: 367-374.
  • Warren MS (1994) The Uk Status and Suspected Metapopulation Structure of a Threatened European Butterfly, the Marsh Fritillary Eurodryas aurinia. Biological Conservation 67: 239-249
  • Zimmermann K, Blazkova P, Cizek O, Fric Z, Hula V, Kepka P, Novotny D, Slamova I, Konvička M (2011a) Demography of adults of the Marsh fritillary butterfly, Euphydryas aurinia (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) in the Czech Republic: Patterns across sites and seasons. European Journal of Entomology 108: 243-254.
  • Zimmermann K, Fric Z, Jiskra P, Kopeckova M, Vlasanek P, Zapletal M, Konvička M (2011b) Mark-recapture on large spatial scale reveals long distance dispersal in the Marsh Fritillary, Euphydryas aurinia. Ecological Entomology 36: 499-510. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2311.2011.01293.x


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