Traits in Lepidoptera assemblages are differently influenced by local and landscape scale factors in farmland habitat islands

  title={Traits in Lepidoptera assemblages are differently influenced by local and landscape scale factors in farmland habitat islands},
  author={Ferenc Samu and Cs. Szab{\'o}ky and Andr{\'a}s Horv{\'a}th and D{\'o}ra Neidert and Mikl{\'o}s T{\'o}th},
  journal={Community Ecology},
Semi-natural grassland islands have a key role in slowing down biodiversity decline in intensively cultivated agricultural landscapes. Assemblages in such habitat patches are not only limited by local habitat quality, but are also influenced by the suitability and distribution of different habitat types in the surrounding landscape. If we want to preserve a functionally diverse Lepidoptera fauna, both local and landscape scale environmental effects, including land use and management, should be… 
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