Comparison of saproxylic beetle assemblages on four different broad-leaved tree species in south-eastern Sweden

Bachelor thesis English OPEN
Johansson, Helena; (2011)
  • Publisher: Linköpings universitet, Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologi
  • Subject: Conservation | coleoptera | beetles | saproxylic | broad-leaved trees | hollow | preferences

Old hollow trees have declined in Europe and many saproxylic (wood-dwelling) beetles dependent on them are threatened. Several studies have been done on old hollow oaks and they have been shown to harbour a species-rich saproxylic beetle fauna. However, other broad-leav... View more
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