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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 09.6 August 1998

Variation on a Theme - Butterfly Aberrations

By - Richard Revels

The colourful markings of butterflies have undoubtedly made them Britain's most popular insects, having been collected and studied for well over two centuries. Individual butterflies of the same species all vary slightly from one another in appearance and genetic make-up, as do all creatures, including humans.

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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