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Butterflies

Known as: Butterfly, Papilionoidea 
Slender-bodies diurnal insects having large, broad wings often strikingly colored and patterned.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The evolutionary importance of hybridization and introgression has long been debated. Hybrids are usually rare and unfit, but… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Climate changes have profound effects on the distribution of numerous plant and animal species(1-3). However, whether and how… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Speciation is generally regarded to result from the splitting of a single lineage. An alternative is hybrid speciation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BackgroundDNA barcoding, i.e. the use of a 648 bp section of the mitochondrial gene cytochrome c oxidase I, has recently been… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The outer surface of the facet lenses in the compound eyes of moths consists of an array of excessive cuticular protuberances… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
There is growing concern about increased population, regional, and global extinctions of species. A key question is whether… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Habitat degradation and climate change are thought to be altering the distributions and abundances of animals and plants… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Leaves normally release small quantities of volatile chemicals, but when a plant is damaged by herbivorous insects, many more… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
To prevent the further loss of species from landscapes used for productive enterprises such as agri- culture, forestry, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
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  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
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  • Corpus ID: 34065326
The neotropical Heliconius butterflies are famous examples of Müllerian mimicry, due to the diverse array of shared, brightly… Expand
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