Chapter 10. Concluding Thoughts

  1. T. R. New

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444318623.ch10

Beetles in conservation

Beetles in conservation

How to Cite

New, T. R. (2010) Concluding Thoughts, in Beetles in conservation, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444318623.ch10

Author Information

  1. Department of Zoology, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 5 FEB 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444332599

Online ISBN: 9781444318623



  • European stag beetle Lucanus cervus - only beetle for national protection;
  • individual species conservation plans or recovery plans for beetle;
  • recovery criteria (‘Measurable’ from SMART);
  • European stag beetle Lucanus cervus - saproxylic;
  • landscape heterogeneity, form and use - determinants of local beetle diversity;
  • Eyre's disturbance/productivity approach - for selected beetle assessments in tropics;
  • ‘Wish list’ for studies of effects of disturbance on tropical insects;
  • finer nuances of interaction - between biologically varied and complex species;
  • linking museum collections with field ecology - a broad perspective


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