The Resource Helping and communal breeding in birds : ecology and evolution, Jerram L. Brown

Helping and communal breeding in birds : ecology and evolution, Jerram L. Brown

Label
Helping and communal breeding in birds : ecology and evolution
Title
Helping and communal breeding in birds
Title remainder
ecology and evolution
Statement of responsibility
Jerram L. Brown
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Brown, Jerram L
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL698.3
LC item number
.B76 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Monographs in behavior and ecology.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Oiseaux
  • Oiseaux
  • Oiseaux
  • Oiseaux
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Vogels
  • Sociaal diergedrag
  • Broeden
  • Evolutie
  • Vögel
  • Koloniebrüter
  • Sozialverhalten
  • Bruthelfer
  • Oiseaux - Mœurs et comportement
  • Oiseaux - Reproduction
  • Oiseaux - Écologie
  • Oiseaux - Évolution
  • Bruthelfer
  • Koloniebrüter
  • Sozialverhalten
  • Vögel
Label
Helping and communal breeding in birds : ecology and evolution, Jerram L. Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [309]-335
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The discovery of helping behavior and a classification of avian communal breeding systems -- Climate, geography, and taxonomy -- Elements of inclusive fitness theory for field studies -- Delayed breeding sets the stage for helping -- Reduced dispersal sets the stage for helping -- Territorial inheritance as parental facilitation -- Mutualism, cost-sharing, and group size -- Mutualistic mating systems -- The genetic structure of social units --Direct fitness, mutualism, and reciprocity -- Parent-offspring relationships -- Infanticide, dominance and destructive behavior -- Diet and group territoriality
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 354 pages
Isbn
9780691084473
Lccn
86018669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)14001579
Label
Helping and communal breeding in birds : ecology and evolution, Jerram L. Brown
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [309]-335
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The discovery of helping behavior and a classification of avian communal breeding systems -- Climate, geography, and taxonomy -- Elements of inclusive fitness theory for field studies -- Delayed breeding sets the stage for helping -- Reduced dispersal sets the stage for helping -- Territorial inheritance as parental facilitation -- Mutualism, cost-sharing, and group size -- Mutualistic mating systems -- The genetic structure of social units --Direct fitness, mutualism, and reciprocity -- Parent-offspring relationships -- Infanticide, dominance and destructive behavior -- Diet and group territoriality
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 354 pages
Isbn
9780691084473
Lccn
86018669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)14001579

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