4 edition of Ant-plant interactions found in the catalog.
|Statement||edited by Camilla R. Huxley and David F. Cutler.|
|Contributions||Huxley, Camilla R., Cutler, D. F. 1939-, Linnean Society of London., University of Oxford. Dept. of Zoology., University of Oxford. Dept. of Plant Sciences.|
|LC Classifications||QL568.F7 A55 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 601 p. :|
|Number of Pages||601|
|LC Control Number||91016137|
TY - BOOK. T1 - The Evolutionary ecology of ant-plant mutualisms. AU - Beattie, Andrew J. PY - Y1 - N2 - First published First paperback edition Mutualistic interactions between ants and plants involve rewards offered by plants and services performed by ants in Jílková, Veronika Picek, Tomáš Šestauberová, Martina Krištůfek, Václav Cajthaml, Tomáš Frouz, Jan and de Boer, Wietse Methane and carbon dioxide flux in the profile of wood ant (Formica aquilonia) nests and the surrounding forest floor during a laboratory ://
Interactions between plants and animals are incredibly diverse and complex and span terrestrial, atmospheric and aquatic environments. The last decade has seen the emergence of a vast quantity of data on the subject and there is now a perceived need among both teachers and undergraduate students for a new textbook that incorporates the numerous recent advances made in the field. The book is › Home › Subjects › Life Sciences › Ecology & Organismal Biology. Book Description John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Ever since Darwin's depiction on the final page of "The Origin of Species" of a tangled bank teeming with plants and animals, the importance of species interactions in molding their ecology and evolution has become ever more ://
ant-plant interactions for sometime. The main part ofthe book is a detailed compendiumofant-plant associations cata-logued by geographic region and by plant sandwichedbetweenanintro-ductory section that concentrates on the classification ofant-plant interactions anda Buy Evolutionary Ecology of Ant-Plant Mutualisms Paperback by Beattie A.J. ISBN:
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Diversity and specificity of ant-plant interactions in canopy communities: insights from primary and secondary tropical forests in New Guinea Petr Klimes 3. Living together in novel habitats: a review of land-use change impacts on mutualistic ant-plant symbioses in tropical forests Tom M.
Fayle, Chua Wanji, Edgar C. Turner and Kalsum M. Yusah :// The report by Berg () of widespread myrmecochory in Australia, and a burst of overseas research, stimulated research on a range of ant-plant interactions in Australia.
This book summarizes such research and presents reeent and current work on seed harvesting, myrmecochory, ant-epiphytes, extrafloral nectaries, ant-plant-homopteran systems "The ecology and evolution of ant–plant interactions Ant-plant interactions book an essential book for anyone who currently studies ant–plant interactions.
It will also serve as required reading for graduate students who are beginning work on topics in this field. More generally, it should appeal to anyone with an interest in the ecology and evolution of mutualism." Studies on the responses of ant–plant interactions to land‐use change have mainly focused on tropical habitats, usually without considering the impacts on the structure of interaction :// The Ecology and Evolution of Ant-Plant Interactions (Interspecific Interactions) - Kindle edition by Rico-Gray, Victor, Oliveira, Paulo S.
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Get this from a library. Ant-plant interactions. [Camilla R Huxley; D F Cutler; Linnean Society of London.; University of Oxford. Department of Zoology.; University of Oxford.
Department of Plant Sciences.;] -- Presents current research on all types of ant-plant interactions, and concentrates on understanding these often complex relationships in evolutionary and ecological :// Early research on ant-plant interactions in Australia was largely confined to the economically important problem of ants harvesting surface-sown pasture seed (e.
Campbell ). The report by Berg () of widespread myrmecochory in Australia, and a burst of overseas research, › Life Sciences › Plant Sciences. This book presents current research on all types of ant-plant interactions, and concentrates on understanding these often complex relationships in evolutionary and ecological terms.
The range of interactions varies from herbivory (leaf-cutter ants) to complex symbiosis. Many ants prey on plant pests, thus protecting the plant from harm › Books › Reference › Words, Language & Grammar. Near fine hardcover. This book is composed largely of contributions to the international symposium on interactions between ants and plants held in Oxford in July Early research on ant-plant interactions in Australia was largely confined to the economically important problem of ants harvesting surface-sown pasture seed (e.
Campbell ). The report by Berg () of widespread myrmecochory in Australia, and a burst of overseas research, stimulated research on a range of ant-plant interactions in Ant-Plant Interactions by Camilla R. Huxley,available at Book Depository with free delivery :// Carlos M. Herrera is an evolutionary ecologist who has worked mainly on plant-disperser and plant-pollinator interactions in Mediterranean habitats of the Iberian Peninsula.
Most of his research centers on elucidating the relative significance of ecological, historical and evolutionary determinants in shaping current plant-animal :// A framework for the analysis of ant-plant interactions has been provided by Hocking () and Gilbert (), who grouped insect-plant interactions into 7 main categories according to the relative roles of the species involved.
I shall consider ant-plant interactions under the 10 main categories listed :// Myrmecodia beccarii is an ant plant that is endemic to Australia. It only occurs in the mangroves and lowland forests found around Cairns and northern Cape York. beccarii is distinguishable from other ant plants through its small and succulent leaves, as well as through its tendency to develop multiple stems.
Typical for most ant plants are The Ecology and Evolution of Ant-Plant Interactions [Victor Rico-Gray and Paulo S. Oliveira]. Ants are probably the most dominant insect group on Earth, representing ten to fifteen percent of animal biomass in terrestrial ecosystems.
Flowering plan?ISBN= ago. The new book thus provides a fresh outlook on the topics one expects to be covered, viz. ﬂower–pollinator interactions, seed dispersal, ant–plant interactions, and herbivory by insects and by mammals.
(The same topics were covered by Abra-hamson ; Price Get this from a library. Ant-plant interactions: impacts of humans on terrestrial ecosystems. [Paulo S Oliveira; Suzanne Koptur;] -- "Ants are probably the most dominant insect family on earth, and flowering plants have been the dominant plant group on land for more than million years.
In recent decades, human activities have This chapter explores the origin and early evolution of ant–plant interactions, describes possible phylogenetic associations between the groups, presents some of the current evidence on the latter, and discusses some general ideas on coevolution and interspecific interactions, specifically related to ant–plant :// The Ecology and Evolution of Ant-Plant Interactions by Victor Rico-Gray and Paulo S.
Oliveira, University of Chicago Press, US $ hardcover/US $ paperback ( pages) ISBN 0 /_Ants_and_plants_-_a_world_of_interactions. Interspecific Interactions, a series now closed to new works, published books that explored major conceptual issues in the ecology and evolution of interactions between or among species.
Published works in the series examine the processes that shape interspecific interactions and the patterns that ://. Book Description. This inter-disciplinary book provides the latest advanced knowledge of plant effects on vegetated soil properties such as water retention capability, water permeability function, shear strength, slope hydrology, movements and failure mechanisms, and applies this knowledge to the solution of slope stability :// Don't forget to book your time slot before visiting Kew Gardens or Wakehurst.
1 November Ants and plants: a very natural love story Ant-plants are an excellent demonstration of how the insect world and the plant world are deeply intertwined. Either way, by studying ant-plant interactions, we may be able to plan our conservation efforts Plant-pathogen Interactions Amy T.
Austin and Alison G. Power Senior and Associate Editors, Journal of Ecology Pathogens are among the most diverse and potent biotic agents interacting with plants, yet only in the past three decades or so have ecologists begun to comprehensively explore their importance in structuring plant populations and ://(ISSN)Plant.