Browse by Subject "conservation biology"
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An icon of conservation biology: molecular ecology of greater prairie chicken (Tympanuchus cupido pinnatus) in Illinois (2012-02-01)The Greater Prairie Chicken (GPCH), a once abundant bird in Illinois, declined to fewer than 50 individuals prior to genetic rescue in 1992-1998 manifested by annual translocations of birds from out-of-state populations. ...
(2012-02-01)Among insects, which are the most diverse eukaryotic group on earth, Lepidoptera is one of four enormously diverse orders, with approximately 10,000 described species in North America. Within the order, Nearctic ...