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A provisional checklist of European butterfly larval foodplants

Citation

Clarke, Harry (2022), A provisional checklist of European butterfly larval foodplants, Dryad, Dataset, https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.6hdr7sr35

Abstract

A list of the current accepted plant names utilised by 471 European butterfly larvae is presented, with references. Plant names are based on World Checklist of Vascular Plants version 4 (March 2021). Butterfly names are based on the checklist published by Wiemers et al. (2018).

Methods

Searching the literature for larval foodplants, and checking with the WCVP version 4 to find the current accepted plant name.

Usage Notes

The references should be checked to confirm the quality of the information provided.

Funding