Leather (1991)

General information

In this paper, the mactolepidoptera feeding on Prunus species in Britain and Finland are examined, together with the influence of host range and plant history on the breadth of insect diet and insect species richness. 

Data type

The authors recorded the identities of insect and plant species and their interactions.
Data are presented as a binary interaction matrix, in which cells with a "1" indicate an
interaction between a pair of species, and a "0" indicates no interaction.


Leather, S.R. 1991. Feeding specialisation and host distribution of British and Finnish Prunus feeding macrolepidoptera. OIKOS 60: 40-48.

Data files

Text format: interaction matrix (no species names) for Britain and Finland.

Excel format: interaction matrix (includes species lists) for Britain and Finland.

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