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This selection of greater than 30 peer-reviewed papers makes a speciality of the variety and conservation of arthropods, whose species inhabit nearly each recess and aircraft – and have in nearly each nutrition internet – on the earth. Highlighting concerns starting from large-scale disturbance to neighborhood administration, from spatial heterogeneity to temporal styles, those papers mirror interesting new study – and take the reader to a few of the main biodiverse corners of the planet.

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Butterfly diversity and silvicultural practice in lowland rainforests of Cameroon. Biodiv. Conserv. 12: 387–410. Townes H. 1972. A light-weight malaise trap. Entomol. News 83: 239–247. Tucker N. and Murphy T. 1997. The effect of ecological rehabilitation on vegetation recruitment: some observations from the wet tropics of North Queensland. Forest Ecol. Manage. 99: 133–152. S. A. 2000. Responses of ants to selective logging of a central Amazonian forest. J. Appl. Ecol. 37: 508–514. , McBeeath C. L.

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1996. Biostatistical Analysis, 3rd ed.. Prentice-Hall, New Jersey, 718pp. ch; phone: +41-1-632-4588; fax: +41-1-632-1215) Received 24 December 2003; accepted in revised form 10 August 2004 Key words: Distribution, Endangered pollinators, Floral resources, Foraging behaviour, Habitat fragmentation, Spatial structure, Landscape analysis Abstract. The regional distribution pattern of Bombus muscorum was studied in an agricultural landscape of central Germany, one of two remaining areas with the occurrence of this nationally endangered species in the Land Hesse.

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