6 edition of Evolutionary physiological ecology found in the catalog.
Evolutionary physiological ecology
|Statement||edited by P. Calow.|
|Contributions||Calow, Peter., International Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology (3rd : 1985 : Brighton, England)|
|LC Classifications||QH541 .E87 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 239 p. :|
|Number of Pages||239|
|LC Control Number||86033426|
The study of how animals function with emphasis on the integration of physiological processes at the cellular, organ, and whole organism levels in ecological and evolutionary contexts. Comparisons among species and higher taxa are used to illustrate general physiological principles and . The reciprocal infusion of physiological appraoches into evolutionary biology and systematics can likewise have great value and is a future goal. Discover the world's research 17+ million members.
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Core Faculty by Research Themes Alphabetical listing of all faculty Physiological Ecology is the study of relationships between the physiology of organisms and their adaptation to environmental conditions.
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Always update books hourly, if not looking, search in the book search column. Enjoy % FREE. Physiological ecology is concerned with the way that physiological traits fit organisms for the ecological circumstances in which they live, so there is always an implicit evolutionary component to it.
This book is concerned with physiological studies that make the evolutionary considerations explicit. Ecophysiology (from Greek οἶκος, oikos, "house(hold)"; φύσις, physis, "nature, origin"; and -λογία, -logia), environmental physiology or physiological ecology is a biological discipline that Evolutionary physiological ecology book the adaptation of an organism's physiology to environmental conditions.
It is closely related to comparative physiology and evolutionary physiology. Physiological Ecology: An Evolutionary Approach to Resource Use by Colin R.
Townsend (Author), Peter Calow (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Cited by: Researchers in evolutionary ecology that want an overview of the current state of the field, and graduate students that want an introduction the field, will find this book very valuable.
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If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user fully subscribe will benefit by having. The book can be recommended not only to students but also to scientists working in general plant physiology and ecology as well as in applied agriculture and forestry." - Journal of Plant Physiology "This is a remarkable book, which should do much to consolidate the importance of plant physiological ecology as a strongly emerging by: Physiological ecology of animals: an evolutionary approach Item Preview remove-circle Physiological ecology of animals: an evolutionary approach by Sibly, R.M.
(Richard M.) Publication date Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN : Noble Group - Animal ecophysiology and evolutionary ecology ; Multi-trait plasticity: understanding temperature response of alpine plants in a warming world (ARC Discovery ) Kruuk Group - Evolutionary ecology and quantitative genetics; Nicotra Group - Plant physiological ecology, plant evolutionary biology, reproductive ecology.
Evolutionary Ecology Book Summary: Finally, an eBook version of this now classic textbook has become available. Largely based on the 6th edition, published inthis version is competitively priced.
Written by well-known ecologist Eric R. Pianka, a student of the late Robert H. MacArthur, this timeless treatment of evolutionary ecology, first published inwill endure for many. Get this from a library.
Physiological ecology: an evolutionary approach to resource use. [Colin R Townsend; Peter Calow;] -- This book crosses normal disciplinary boundaries in a study of the adaptational aspects of resource acquisition and its subsequent partitioning between metabolism, defence, growth, storage and.
Physiological ecology (plant) The branch of plant science that seeks physiological (mechanistic) explanations for ecological observations. Emphasis is placed on understanding how plants cope with environmental variation at the physiological level, and on the influence of resource limitations on growth, metabolism, and reproduction of individuals within and among plant populations, along.
This book brings together details on benthic marine algae, seagrasses, salt marsh, mangrove, and dune plant communities throughout Latin America. Researchers and graduate students in plant ecology, marine biology, and environmental management will benefit from the valuable information in this book.
Evolutionary physiology is the study of physiological evolution, which is to say, the manner in which the functional characteristics of individuals in a population of organisms have responded to selection across multiple generations during the history of the population.  Contents. History; Emergent properties; Areas of research; Techniques; Funding and societies.
This book explores this great diversity in 15 chapters, covering the following aspects: Infrageneric classification and palaeontological records - Functional response of oaks to environmental contrains, such as summer drought or winter cold, with special reference to water transport, gas exchange and photoprotective mechanisms.
In the last two decades intensive work in the tropics, especially in the New World, has shown the great ecological diversity existing among bats, which in turn permits us to place temperate species in their appropriate ecological and evolutionary perspective and to examine some of the physiological and ecological alternatives available to bats Cited by: Parasitoids lay their eggs on or in the bodies of other species of insect, and the parasitoid larvae develop by feeding on the host, causing its eventual death.
Known for a long time to applied biologists for their importance in regulating the population densities of economic pests, parasitoids have recently proven to be valuable tools in testing many aspects of evolutionary theory.
Finally, an eBook version of this now classic textbook has become available. Largely based on the 6th edition, published inthis version is competitively priced.
Written by well-known ecologist Eric R. Pianka, a student of the late Robert H. MacArthur, this timeless treatment of evolutionary ecology, first published inwill endure for many decades to come.This book provides a modern, synthetic overview of interactions between insects and their environments from a physiological perspective that integrates information across a range of approaches and scales.
It shows that evolved physiological responses at the individual level are translated into coherent physiological and ecological patterns at larger, even global scales. Simon Pierce is a researcher and lecturer at the University of Milan, Italy, and at the time of writing taught plant physiological ecology at the University of Insubria, Varese, Italy.
His research encompasses plant community ecology and ecophysiology, and the reproductive biology, cultivation and conservation of terrestrial orchids.