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Recovery Strategy for the Island Blue* (Plebejus saepiolus insulanus) in Canada (Proposed)

Appendix 1. References

B.C. Conservation Data Centre. 2007. Species and ecosystems explorer. Greenish Blue insulanus subspecies status. http://srmapps.gov.bc.ca/apps/eswp/ Accessed [July 31, 2007]

B.C. Ministry of Water, Land and Air Protection. 2004. A survey of potential habitat of Island Blue in sub-alpine areas of southern Vancouver Island. Unpublished report. Victoria, BC.

Christensen, J.R. 1981. Butterflies of the Pacific Northwest. Idaho Univ. Press. News-Review Publishing Co., Moscow, ID.

Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC). 2000. Status report on Island Blue in Canada. Ottawa, ON.

Emmel, T.C. and J.F. Emmel. 1973. The butterflies of southern California. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, CA. Scientific Series.

Environment Canada. 2001. Species at risk: Plebejus saepiolus insulanus. [November 2000] Accessed [July 31, 2007]

Environment Canada, Parks Canada Agency and Fisheries and Oceans Canada. 2005. Species at Risk Act Policy: draft policy on the feasibility of recovery. April 15, 2005. Ottawa, ON. http://www.recovery.gc.ca/ Accessed [June 2007]

Ferris, C.D. and F.M. Brown. 1980. Butterflies of the Rocky Mountain states. Univ. of Oklahoma Press, Norman, OK.

Garry Oak Ecosystems Recovery Team (GOERT 2007). Accessed [July 31, 2007]

Guppy, C.S. and J.H. Shepard. 2001. Butterflies of British Columbia. Univ. of B.C. Press, Vancouver, BC and Royal B.C. Museum, Victoria, BC.

Hinchliff, J. 1994. An atlas of Oregon butterflies. The Evergreen Aurelians. Corvallis, OR. i–v, 1–176, base map.

Jones, L. 1951. An annotated check list of the Macrolepidoptera of British Columbia. Entomol. Soc. B.C. Occas. Pap. 1: i–v, i–ii, 1–148.

Layberry, R.A., P.W. Hall, and D.J. Lafontaine. 1998. Butterflies of Canada. Univ. of Toronto Press, Toronto, ON.

Natureserve Explorer. 2007. Accessed [July 31, 2007]

Pojar, J. and A. MacKinnon. 1994. Plants of coastal British Columbia. Lone Pine Publishing. Vancouver, BC.

Pierce, N., M. Braby, A. Heath, D. Lohman, J. Mathew, D. Rand, and M. Travassos. 2002. The ecology and evolution of ant association in the Lycaenidae (Lepidoptera). Ann. Rev. Entomol. 47:733–771.

Pierce, N. and M. Elgar.1985. The influence of ants on host plant selection by Jalmenus evagoras, a myrmecophilous lycaenid butterfly. Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 16:209–222.

Pyle, R.M. 1986. Watching Washington butterflies. Seattle Audubon Society, Seattle, WA.

Scott, J.A. 1986. The butterflies of North America. Stanford Univ. Press, Stanford, CA.

Sharp, M.A. and D.R. Parks. 1973. Habitat selection and population structure in Plebejus saepiolus Boisduval (Lycaenidae). J. Lepidopterist’s Soc. 27(1):17–22.

Shepard, J.H. 2000. Status of five butterflies and skippers in British Columbia. B.C. Min. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildlife Br. and Resour. Inventory Br., Victoria, BC. Wildl. Work. Rep. No. WR-101.

Personal Communications

Jessica Hellmann (in 2006)
Assistant Professor
University of Notre Dame
107 Galvin Life Science Centre
Notre Dame, IN 46556
Phone: 574-631-7521
Email: hellmann.3@nd.edu

Jennifer Heron (in 2006)
Invertebrate Species at Risk Specialist
B.C. Ministry of Environment
315-2202 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC
Phone: 604-222-6759
Email: Jennifer.Heron@gov.bc.ca

Leah Ramsay (in 2006)
Program Zoologist
B.C. Conservation Data Centre
B.C. Ministry of Environment
1st Floor - 395 Waterfront Crescent, Victoria, BC
Phone: 250 387-9524
Email: Leah.Ramsay@gov.bc.ca

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