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  • Bauerfeind SS, Theisen A, Fischer K (2009) Patch occupancy in the endangered butterfly Lycaena helle in a fragmented landscape: effects of habitat quality, patch size and isolation. Journal of Insect Conservation 13: 271-277. doi: 10.1007/s10841-008-9166-1
  • Finger A, Schmitt T, Zachos FE, Meyer M, Assmann T, Habel JC (2009) The genetic status of the violet copper Lycaena helle - a relict of the cold past in times of global warming. Ecography 32: 382-390. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0587.2008.05766.x
  • Fischer K, Beinlich B, Plachter H (1999) Population structure, mobility and habitat preferences of the Violet Copper Lycaena helle (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) in Western Germany: Implications for conservation. Journal of Insect Conservation 3: 43-52. doi: 10.1023/a:1009630506216
  • Habel JC, Augenstein B, Meyer M, Nève G, Rödder D, Assmann T (2010a) Population Genetics and Ecological Niche Modelling Reveal High Fragmentation and Potential Future Extinction of the Endangered Relict Butterfly Lycaena helle. In: Habel JC, Assmann T (Eds). Relict Species. Springer Berlin Heidelberg: 417-439. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-92160-8_25
  • Habel JC, Finger A, Schmitt T, Nève G (2011a) Survival of the endangered butterfly Lycaena helle in a fragmented environment: Genetic analyses over 15 years. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 49: 25-31. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0469.2010.00575.x
  • Habel JC, Rodder D, Schmitt T, Neve G (2011b) Global warming will affect the genetic diversity and uniqueness of Lycaena helle populations. Global Change Biology 17: 194-205. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2010.02233.x
  • Habel JC, Schmitt T, Meyer M, Finger A, Rodder D, Assmann T, Zachos FE (2010b) Biogeography meets conservation: the genetic structure of the endangered lycaenid butterfly Lycaena helle (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 101: 155-168.
  • Martín Cano J, García-Barros E, Munguira ML (2009) Lycaena helle (Dennis y Schiffermüller, 1775). In: Verdú JR, Galante E (Eds). Atlas de los Invertebrados Amenazados de España (Especies En Peligro Crítico y En Peligro). Dirección General para la Biodiversidad, Ministerio de Medio Ambiente, Madrid: 180-184.
  • Meyer M (1981) Révision systématique, chorologique et écologique des populations européennes de Lycaena (Helleia) helle [Denis; Schiffermüller, 1775]; (Lepidoptera: Lyceanidae). Linneana belgica 8: 238-260.
  • Meyer M, Helminger T (1994) Studies of a population of Lycaena helle arduinnae Meyer, 1980 in the northwestern Oesling region (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). Bulletin de la Société des Naturalistes Luxembourgeois 95: 315-326.
  • Steiner R, Trautner J, Grandchamp A-C (2006) Larvalhabitate des Blauschillernden Feuerfalters (Lycaena helle) am schweizerischen Alpennordrand unter Berücksichtigung des Einflusses von Beweidung. In: Fartmann T, Hermann G (Eds). Larvalökologie von Tagfaltern und Widderchen in Mitteleuropa. Westfälisches Museum für Naturkunde, Münster: 135-151.


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