Butterflies

Known as: Butterfly, Papilionoidea 
Slender-bodies diurnal insects having large, broad wings often strikingly colored and patterned.
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1936-2017
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2012
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2012
The evolutionary importance of hybridization and introgression has long been debated. Hybrids are usually rare and unfit, but… (More)
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2007
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2007
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2006
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2006
Speciation is generally regarded to result from the splitting of a single lineage. An alternative is hybrid speciation… (More)
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2006
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2006
DNA barcoding, i.e. the use of a 648 bp section of the mitochondrial gene cytochrome c oxidase I, has recently been promoted as… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
There is growing concern about increased population, regional, and global extinctions of species. A key question is whether… (More)
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2001
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2001
Habitat degradation and climate change are thought to be altering the distributions and abundances of animals and plants… (More)
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1999
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1999
Mean global temperatures have risen this century, and further warming is predicted to continue for the next 50–100 years. Some… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
A database on host plant records from 437 ingroup taxa has been used to test a number of hypotheses on the interaction between… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
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The neotropical Heliconius butterflies are famous examples of Müllerian mimicry, due to the diverse array of shared, brightly… (More)
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
Two Colorado populations of Pieris butterflies show a spectrum of larval growth responses to potential foodplant crucifer species… (More)
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