Many grassland specialist species benefit from high grassland connectivity. For example, the Europe-wide threatened Clouded Apollo butterfly (Parnassius mnemosyne) occurs in the best connected semi-natural grassland networks of south-western Finland (Heikkinen et al. 2005).

  Part of: Henle K, Potts S, Kunin W, Matsinos Y, Simila J, Pantis J, Grobelnik V, Penev L, Settele J (Eds) (2014) Scaling in Ecology and Biodiversity Conservation. Advanced Books: e1169.