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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 05.4 April 1994

The Enigma of the Burnet Moths of Western Scotland

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Many of Britain's insects are associated with the unique habitats and spectacular scenery of Scotland. These include the Mountain Ringlet, Erebia epiphron, and the Scotch Argus, E. aethiops, butterflies, which are common in parts of the uplands, as well as specialist hoverflies such as Callicera rufa and Blera fellax, whose larvae feed in timber of the Caledonian pinewoods.

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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