1. What is a Habitat? An Awkward Question

  1. Roger L. H. Dennis1,2

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444315257.ch1

A Resource-Based Habitat View for Conservation: Butterflies in the British Landscape

A Resource-Based Habitat View for Conservation: Butterflies in the British Landscape

How to Cite

Dennis, R. L. H. (2010) What is a Habitat? An Awkward Question, in A Resource-Based Habitat View for Conservation: Butterflies in the British Landscape, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444315257.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    NERC Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Maclean Building, Benson Lane, Crowmarsh Gifford, Wallingford, Oxon OX10 8BB, UK

  2. 2

    Institute for Environment, Sustainability and Regeneration, Room s122, Mellor Building, Staffordshire University, College Road, Stoke on Trent ST4 2DE, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 15 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405199452

Online ISBN: 9781444315257

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Keywords:

  • habitats;
  • environmental conditions;
  • biotope;
  • vegetation;
  • butterfly-vegetation associations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definitions of Habitat

  • Distinguishing Habitat from Biotope and Vegetation Units