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Invasive alien predator causes rapid declines of native European ladybirds
Aim Invasive alien species (IAS) are recognized as major drivers of biodiversity loss, but few causal relationships between IAS and species declines have been documented. In this study, we compareExpand
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Prevalence of common gastrointestinal nematode parasites in scavenging pigs of different ages and sexes in eastern centre province, Burkina Faso.
The range and infestation intensities of gastrointestinal parasitic nematode species depend on the type of swine production system. The present study focused mainly on nematodes of veterinaryExpand
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Applying IUCN criteria to invertebrates: How red is the Red List of European butterflies?
Abstract The IUCN is the leading authority on assessing species’ extinction risks worldwide and introduced the use of quantitative criteria for the compilation of Red Lists of threatened species.Expand
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Applying IUCN Red List criteria at a small regional level: a test case with butterflies in Flanders (north Belgium)
Red Lists are used to assess the extinction risk of species based on quantitative IUCN criteria. For the compilation of a new Red List of butterflies in Flanders (north Belgium), we collated caExpand
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Restoration of woodpasture on former agricultural land: the importance of safe sites and time gaps before grazing for tree seedlings
ABSTR AC T Woodpastures (open, grazed woodlands with a mosaic of grassland, shrub and tree patches) are of high biological and cultural value and have become a threatened ecosystem in Europe.Expand
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Testing the applicability of regional IUCN Red List criteria on ladybirds (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae) in Flanders (north Belgium): opportunities for conservation
Red Lists assess the extinction risk of species and are an important tool to prioritise species conservation and management measures. Worldwide, quantitative IUCN criteria are used to estimate theExpand
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Solutions for humanity on how to conserve insects
The fate of humans and insects intertwine, especially through the medium of plants. Global environmental change, including land transformation and contamination, is causing concerning insectExpand
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Comment on “Meta-analysis reveals declines in terrestrial but increases in freshwater insect abundances”
Van Klink et al. (Reports, 24 April 2020, p. 417) argue for a more nuanced view of insect decline, and of human responsibility for this decline, than previously suggested. However, shortcomings inExpand
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IUCN Red List of freshwater fishes and lampreys in Flanders (north Belgium)
Red Lists are used to assess the extinction risk of species. Regional IUCN criteria were applied to categorise 42 indigenous freshwater fish species in Flanders into Red List categories. As such,Expand
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Composition control and ferroelectric properties of sidewalls in integrated three-dimensional SrBi2Ta2O9-based ferroelectric capacitors
The difficult scaling of ferroelectric random access memories with the complementary metal-oxide semiconductor technology roadmap requires integration of three-dimensional (3D) ferroelectricExpand
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