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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 15.4 April 2004

The ecology of the Pearl-bordered Fritillary in woodland

By - Matthew Oates

Few insects are as quintessential to spring woodland as is the Pearl-bordered Fritillary butterfly Boloria euphrosyne, yet we are in danger of losing it from our woods. Its decline has been both rapid and spectacular, and has yet to be arrested, let alone reversed. 

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist