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The Resource Freshwater mussel ecology : a multifactor approach to distribution and abundance, David L. Strayer

Freshwater mussel ecology : a multifactor approach to distribution and abundance, David L. Strayer

Label
Freshwater mussel ecology : a multifactor approach to distribution and abundance
Title
Freshwater mussel ecology
Title remainder
a multifactor approach to distribution and abundance
Statement of responsibility
David L. Strayer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pearly mussels (Unionoidea) live in lakes, rivers, and streams around the world. These bivalves play important roles in freshwater ecosystems and were once both culturally and economically valuable as sources of food, pearls, and mother-of-pearl. Today, however, hundreds of species of these mussels are extinct or endangered. David L. Strayer provides a critical synthesis of the factors that control the distribution and abundance of pearly mussels. Using empirical analyses and models, he assesses the effects of dispersal, habitat quality, availability of fish hosts, adequate food, predators, an
Member of
Cataloging source
MNT
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1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strayer, David Lowell
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Freshwater ecology series
Series volume
v. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Freshwater mussels
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Freshwater mussels
Label
Freshwater mussel ecology : a multifactor approach to distribution and abundance, David L. Strayer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The model as monster -- 2. The case of pearly mussels -- 3. Dispersal -- 4. Habitat -- 5. Hosts -- 6. Food -- 7. Enemies -- 8. Implications for conservation -- 9. Three models for mussel ecology -- 10. Is a comprehensive model possible?
Control code
ocn307616560
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520942523
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4rv1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)307616560
Label
Freshwater mussel ecology : a multifactor approach to distribution and abundance, David L. Strayer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The model as monster -- 2. The case of pearly mussels -- 3. Dispersal -- 4. Habitat -- 5. Hosts -- 6. Food -- 7. Enemies -- 8. Implications for conservation -- 9. Three models for mussel ecology -- 10. Is a comprehensive model possible?
Control code
ocn307616560
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520942523
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4rv1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)307616560

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