Butterflies and Moths of Sri Lanka

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Lepidoptera

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T. (2008), Commonness of Common Palmfly (Elymnias hypermnestra) will answer the rarity of endemic butterfly Ceylon Palmfly (Elymnias singhala)? A study of Mimicry, Distribution, Habitat, Behavior, and Life history, Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Forestry and Environment Symposium 2008, Department of Forestry and Environmental Science, University of Sri Jayawardanapura

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T. (2009), Non nectar feeding behavior of Sri Lankan butterflies: An essential study for habitat conservation and restoration, First National Symposium on Natural Resources Management (NRM 2009), Department of Natural Resources, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., A. Dangolla, K.B. Ranawana, R. Chandrajith and G.A.U.P. Abeypala (2009), Impact of habitat deterioration due to alien invasive plants and agro- chemical use for butterfly composition: a case study in Bundala national park, Sri Lanka, Peradeniya University Research Sessions 2009, University of Peradeniya

Abeypala G.A.U.P., S.K. Yatigammana, R.G.S.T. Aluthwattha, (2009) comparative study of butterfly fauna in three different habitats of the knuckles region, Sri Lanka, Peradeniya University Research Sessions 2009, University of Peradeniya

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., Will the species limited to narrow climatic regions disappear?  An  study with Ypthima and Elymnias (Lepidoptera: Satyridae) in Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Forestry and Environment Symposium 2010, Department of Forestry and Environmental Science, University of Sri Jayawardanapura

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., (2010) Invasive plant - butterfly interactions: A preliminary study with Chromolaena odorata in Sri Lanka, Proceedings of the International Chromolaena Eupatorieae and Parthenium Workshop,2010, Kenya

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., (2010) Study of Lepidoptera in Sri Lanka: Past present and future aspects, Proceedings of the third Asian Lepidoptera Conservation Symposium, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, India.

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., (2010) Threats to the National butterfly Triodus darsius Gray (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae) of Sri Lanka and possibilities of community participation in its conservation, Proceedings of the third Asian Lepidoptera Conservation Symposium, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, India.

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., Distribution, Behaviors, conservation and Taxonomic status of genus Ypthima in Sri Lanka. (In preparation)

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., (2011) Interference of invasive plants for insect – plant interactions: A study with Chromolaena odorata and butterflies in Sri Lanka,Management of Biological Invasions (in review)

Water

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., (2011) A. Dangolla, K.B. Ranawana, R. Chandrajith, Impact of cattle grazing and irrigation water influx to the nitrate and phosphate levels of lagoon ecosystem in Bundala national park Proceedings of The Fourth National Geography Conference, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., A. Dangolla, K.B. Ranawana and R. Chandrajith (2011), Temporal variation of plankton densities in water bodies of Bundala National Park, Sri Lanka. Proceedings of The InNational Symposium on Sustainable use of Water: Chalenges ahead , Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., (2011) Population Structure and Dynamics of Nerothemis Tulla  (Odonata: Libellulidae) with water availability in Rice Field Ecosystem (in review)

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., A. Dangolla, R. Chandrajith and K.B. Ranawana (2011), Spatial variation of metal ion concentrations in water bodies of Bundala National Park, Sri Lanka (in review)

Other

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., Effect of Tree heterogeneity and resource availability for species richness of Arboreal Ant Communities in a Lowland Mixed Forest in Alas Purwo Nation Park, Indonesia, Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Forestry and Environment Symposium 2010, Department of Forestry and Environmental Science, University of Sri Jayawardanapura

Aluthwattha R.G.S.T., A. Dangolla, K.B. Ranawana and R. Chandrajith (2011), Environmental Implications of Illegal Cattle rearing inside Bundala National Park, Sri Lanka -

 

 

 

     
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