Contributions to Zoology, 78 (4) – 2009

Ecological niche models for four native cockroach species (Blattaria: Blattellidae: Ectobiinae) in the Netherlands

Pasquale Ciliberti1, Herman de Jong1,4, Marieke A. Schouten2, Pita A Verweij2, Wijnand R.B. Heitmans1,3

1.  Zoological Museum Amsterdam, Section Entomology, Plantage Middenlaan 64, 1018 DH Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2.  Copernicus Institute, Utrecht University, Group Science, Technology and Society, Heidelberglaan 2, 3584 CS Utrecht, the Netherlands

3.  Institute of Biology, Leiden University, Kaiserstraat 63, 2300 RA Leiden, the Netherlands

4. H.dejong@uva.nl

Keywords: Capraiellus panzeri, cockroaches, ecological niche modelling, Ectobius lapponicus, Ectobius pallidus, Ectobius sylvestris, Maxent, model stability, the Netherlands