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157-175, ISSN 0960-3115 Brühl, CA. & Eltz, T. (2010). Fuelling the biodiversity crisis: species loss of ground-dwelling forest ants in oil palm plantations in Sabah, Malaysia (Borneo). ; Chinchilla, C. & Rodríguez, R. (2002). Male inflorescences, population of Elaeidobious kamerunicus and pollination in a young commercial oil palm plantation in a dry area of Costa Rica. ; Mensah, BA. & Chinchilla, C. (2003). Insect pollination of oil palm - a comparison of the long term viability and sustainability of Elaeidobious kamerunicus in Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, Costa Rica, and Ghana.

For example, central to the land sparing argument is the condition that if global demands for palm oil are met by intensified production in existing regions, then no more natural habitat need be converted. However, the price of oil palm is increasing rather than reaching an asymptote or declining as global production accelerates (Figures 1 & 2). , 2009). Indeed it would make sense economically for nations to clear more land and farm it intensively, as this yield would continue to command a high price on global markets.

Biodiversity and agricultural sustainagility: from assessment to adaptive management. ; Landis, DA. & Gurr, GM. (2008). Recent advances in conservation biological control of arthropods by arthropods. 172-175, ISSN 1049-9644 Koh, LP. (2007). Potential habitat and biodiversity losses from intensified biodiesel feedstock production. 1373–1375, ISSN 1523-173 Koh, LP. & Wilcove, DS. (2007). Cashing in palm oil for conservation. 993-994, ISSN 0028-0836 Koh, LP. & Wilcove, DS. (2008). Is oil palm agriculture really destroying tropical biodiversity?

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