Extinction-colonization dynamics and host-plant choice in butterfly metapopulations.


Species living in highly fragmented landscapes often occur as metapopulations with frequent population turnover. Turnover rate is known to depend on ecological factors, such as population size and connectivity, but it may also be influenced by the phenotypic and genotypic composition of populations. The Glanville fritillary butterfly (Melitaea cinxia) in… (More)
DOI: 10.1086/321985


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