Osgur McDermott Long
University of East Anglia
Publications 1
Published on Jan 1, 2017in Journal of Animal Ecology4.36
Osgur McDermott Long1
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(UEA: University of East Anglia),
Rachel Warren29
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(UEA: University of East Anglia)
+ 3 AuthorsAldina M. A. Franco19
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(UEA: University of East Anglia)
There is growing recognition as to the importance of extreme climatic events (ECEs) in determining changes in species populations. In fact, it is often the extent of climate variability that determines a population's ability to persist at a given site. This study examined the impact of ECEs on the resident UK butterfly species (n = 41) over a 37-year period. The study investigated the sensitivity of butterflies to four extremes (drought, extreme precipitation, extreme heat and extreme cold), ide...