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Alien Species and Evolution The Evolutionary Ecology of Exotic Plants, Animals, Microbes, and Interacting Native Species by George W. Cox

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Published by Island Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Evolution,
  • Organic Evolution,
  • Introduced animals,
  • Ecology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Science,
  • Life Sciences - Evolution,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology - Ecosystems,
  • Introduced organisms,
  • Life Sciences - Biological Diversity,
  • Nature / Wildlife,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Environmental Science,
  • General,
  • Exotic plants

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8611332M
ISBN 101559630094
ISBN 109781559630092

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In Alien Species and Evolution, biologist George W. Cox reviews and synthesizes emerging information on the evolutionary changes that occur in plants, animals, and microbial organisms when they.   Alien Species and Evolution: The Evolutionary Ecology of Exotic Plants, Animals, Microbes, and Interacting Native Species J , Island Press Paperback in English - 1 editionAuthor: Nana Nehrbass. Part I. Basic Concepts of Alien Invasion and Evolution1 1. Alien Species and Accelerated Evolution 3 2. Adaptation of Alien Species for Dispersal and Establishment 17 3. Founder Effects and Exotic Variability 32 4. Introduction Sources,Cryptic Species,and Invasion Routes 47 Part II. Processes of Evolutionary Change and Adaptation61 5. In a series of twenty chapters, Ernst Mayr presents a consecutive story, beginning with a description of evolutionary biology and ending with a discussion of man as a biological species. Calling attention to unsolved problems, and relating the evolutionary subject matter to appropriate material from other fields, such as physiology, genetics, and biochemistry, the author integrates and.

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Alec Newald first contacted us in about publishing his book, CoEvolution This is mistakenly called ’evolution’. ’Natural progression of the species’ is a fine turn of phrase uttered by one of your kind’s more enquiring minds some years ago. It was thought by many to explain the path of evolution, and there is an end to it. Get this from a library! Alien species and evolution: the evolutionary ecology of exotic plants, animals, microbes, and interacting native species. [George W Cox] -- Publisher description: In Alien Species and Evolution, biologist George W. Cox reviews and synthesizes emerging information on the evolutionary changes that occur in plants, animals, and microbial. All Tomorrows: A Billion Year Chronicle of the Myriad Species and Mixed Fortunes of Man is a speculative evolution and science fiction book written and illustrated by the Turkish artist C. M. Kosemen under the pen name Nemo Ramjet. Buy Alien Species and Evolution by George W. Cox () from Boomerang Books, Australia's Online Independent Bookstore.