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Tropical ecosystems and ecological concepts, Patrick L. Osborne

Label
Tropical ecosystems and ecological concepts
Title
Tropical ecosystems and ecological concepts
Statement of responsibility
Patrick L. Osborne
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Osborne, Patrick L
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH84.5
LC item number
.O82 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Ecology
Label
Tropical ecosystems and ecological concepts, Patrick L. Osborne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [425]-441)
Contents
The tropical environment -- Hot deserts and environmental factors -- Grasslands and primary production -- Savanna and population dynamics -- Lakes, energy flow and biogeochemical cycling -- Rivers, floodplains and estuaries: the flood-pulse and river continuum concepts -- Wetlands and succession -- Tropical rain forests and biodiversity -- Mountains, zonation and community gradients -- Mangroves, seagrasses and decomposition -- Coral reefs and community ecology -- Isolated habitats and biogeography: islands in the sea, air and land -- Cities and human ecology -- Global ecology: biodiversity conservation, climate change and sustainable development
Control code
42668072
Dimensions
25cm
Extent
xi, 464 p.
Isbn
9780521642514
Lccn
99047853
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Tropical ecosystems and ecological concepts, Patrick L. Osborne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [425]-441)
Contents
The tropical environment -- Hot deserts and environmental factors -- Grasslands and primary production -- Savanna and population dynamics -- Lakes, energy flow and biogeochemical cycling -- Rivers, floodplains and estuaries: the flood-pulse and river continuum concepts -- Wetlands and succession -- Tropical rain forests and biodiversity -- Mountains, zonation and community gradients -- Mangroves, seagrasses and decomposition -- Coral reefs and community ecology -- Isolated habitats and biogeography: islands in the sea, air and land -- Cities and human ecology -- Global ecology: biodiversity conservation, climate change and sustainable development
Control code
42668072
Dimensions
25cm
Extent
xi, 464 p.
Isbn
9780521642514
Lccn
99047853
Other physical details
ill., maps

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