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Thieves, deceivers, and killers : tales of chemistry in nature, William Agosta

Label
Thieves, deceivers, and killers : tales of chemistry in nature
Title
Thieves, deceivers, and killers
Title remainder
tales of chemistry in nature
Statement of responsibility
William Agosta
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From mating to parenting, foraging to self-defense, plant and animal activities are accomplished largely by the secretion or exchange of organic chemicals. The fascinating and fast-developing science of chemistry in nature is introduced in a series of remarkable stories that is accessible to the general reader yet revelatory to chemists and biologists
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Agosta, William C
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chemical ecology
  • SCIENCE
  • NATURE
  • NATURE
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Chemical ecology
  • Ecologie
  • Verbindingen (chemie)
  • Interactie
Label
Thieves, deceivers, and killers : tales of chemistry in nature, William Agosta
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-231)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Protos and their slaves -- From protos and lepts to nature's special chemicals -- Paying ants for transportation -- Getting pollinated -- Flies and the misery they bring -- Eavesdropping as a way of life -- Success through mimicry and theft -- Bacteria : Chemical complexities in simple cells -- Delving into nature's chemicals -- Stocking the medicine chest -- Loose ends and new beginnings -- Complexity in the real world -- Capitalizing on ecology
Control code
ocn436086149
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400830831
Level of compression
unknown
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/ctttd82
  • d8511401-9bd4-47f3-95fb-34f713c994d3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436086149
Label
Thieves, deceivers, and killers : tales of chemistry in nature, William Agosta
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-231)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Protos and their slaves -- From protos and lepts to nature's special chemicals -- Paying ants for transportation -- Getting pollinated -- Flies and the misery they bring -- Eavesdropping as a way of life -- Success through mimicry and theft -- Bacteria : Chemical complexities in simple cells -- Delving into nature's chemicals -- Stocking the medicine chest -- Loose ends and new beginnings -- Complexity in the real world -- Capitalizing on ecology
Control code
ocn436086149
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400830831
Level of compression
unknown
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/ctttd82
  • d8511401-9bd4-47f3-95fb-34f713c994d3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436086149

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