The seven impediments in invertebrate conservation and how to overcome them

  title={The seven impediments in invertebrate conservation and how to overcome them},
  author={Pedro G. S. Cardoso and Terry L. Erwin and Paulo A. V. Borges and Tim R. New},
0006-3207/$ see front matter 2011 Elsevier Ltd. A doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2011.07.024 ⇑ Corresponding author at: Azorean Biodiversity G dos Açores, Rua Capitão João d’Ávila, 9700-042 Angra +351 295 402 200; fax: +351 295 402 205. E-mail address: (P. Cardoso). Despite their high diversity and importance for humankind, invertebrates are often neglected in biodiversity conservation policies. We identify seven impediments to their effective protection: (1) invertebrates and their… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 148 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 93 extracted citations

148 Citations

Citations per Year
Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 148 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 126 references

Adapting the IUCN red listing criteria for invertebrates

  • P. Cardoso, P.A.V. Borges, K. A. Triantis, M. A. Ferrández, J. L. Martín
  • Biological Conservation
  • 2011

Applying IUCN criteria to invertebrates: how red is the Red List of European butterflies

  • C. Van Swaay, D. Maes, +8 authors A. Cuttelod
  • Biological Conservation
  • 2011
1 Excerpt

Habitats directive species lists: urgent need of revision

  • P. Cardoso
  • Insect Conservation and Diversity
  • 2011

Predicting impacts of climate change on biodiversity

  • K. Mokany, S. Ferrier
  • Conservation Biology
  • 2011
1 Excerpt

Conservation planning with insects at three different spatial scales

  • M. Cabeza, A. Arponen, L. Jäättelä, H. Kujala, A. Van Teeffelen, I. Hanski
  • Ecography
  • 2010
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…