The Resource Plant-animal interactions : evolutionary ecology in tropical and temperate regions, edited by Peter W. Price [and others]

Plant-animal interactions : evolutionary ecology in tropical and temperate regions, edited by Peter W. Price [and others]

Label
Plant-animal interactions : evolutionary ecology in tropical and temperate regions
Title
Plant-animal interactions
Title remainder
evolutionary ecology in tropical and temperate regions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter W. Price [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH549.5
LC item number
.P53 1991
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QH549.5.P5
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Price, Peter W
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal-plant relationships
  • Ecology
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Relations animal-plante
  • Évolution (Biologie)
  • Écologie
  • Animal-plant relationships
  • Ecology
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Plant-dier-relatie
  • Ecologie
  • Insekten
  • Kongreß
  • Pflanzen
Label
Plant-animal interactions : evolutionary ecology in tropical and temperate regions, edited by Peter W. Price [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on papers from an international symposium, held at UNICAMP (Campinas State University), Campinas, Brazil, 1988
  • "A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : historical roots and current issues in tropical evolutionary ecology / Thomas M. Lewinsohn, G. Wilson Fernandes, Woodruff W. Benson, and Peter W. Price -- Comparison of herbivory and plant defenses in temperate and tropical broad-leaved forests / Phyllis D. Coley and T. Mitchell Aide -- Patterns in communities along latitudinal gradients / Peter W. Price -- Species richness, population abundances, and body sizes in insect communities : tropical versus temperate comparisons / John H. Lawton -- Comparison of tropical and temperate galling species richness : the roles of environmental harshness and plant nutrient status / G. Wilson Fernandes and Peter W. Price -- Fruiting plant-frugivore mutualism : the evolutionary theater and the ecological play / Theodore H. Fleming -- Variable composition of some tropical ant-plant symbioses / Diane W. Davidson, Robin B. Foster, Roy R. Snelling, and Pedro W. Lozada -- Distribution of extrafloral nectaries in the woody flora of tropical communities in western Brazil / Paulo S. Oliveira and Ary T. Oliveira-Filho -- Herbivore fauna of Piper (Piperaceae) in a Costa Rican wet forest : diversity, specificity, and impact / Robert J. Marquis -- Herbivores, herbivory, and plant phenology : patterns and consequences in a tropical rain-forest cycad / David B. Clark and Deborah A. Clark -- Plant responses to herbivory : the continuum from negative to positive and underlying physiological mechanisms / Thomas G. Whitham, Joyce Maschinski, Katherine C. Larson, and Ken N. Paige -- Plants as food for herbivores : the roles of nitrogen fixation and carbon dioxide enrichment / Barbara L. Bentley and Nelson D. Johnson -- Altered patterns of herbivory and diversity in the forest understory : a case study of the possible consequences of contemporary defaunation / Rodolfo Dirzo and Alvaro Miranda -- Interactions between ithomiine butterflies and Solanaceae : feeding and reproductive strategies / João Vasconcellos Neto -- Chemical constraints on the evolution of swallowtail butterflies / Paul Feeny -- Foodplants and evolution within Papilio glaucus and Papilio troilus species groups (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae) / J. Mark Scriber, Robert C. Lederhouse, and Robert H. Hagen -- Aposematic insects on toxic host plants : coevolution, colonization, and chemical emancipation / Keith S. Brown Jr., José R. Trigo, Ronaldo B. Francini, Ana Beatriz Barros de Morais, and Paulo C. Motta -- Biodiversity of a Central American Heliconius community : pattern, process, and problems / Lawrence E. Gilbert -- Evolution of host specificity in herbivorous insects : genetic, ecological, and phylogenetic aspects / Douglas J. Futuyma -- Host plant discrimination : experiments with hummingbird flower mites / Amy Jo Heyneman, Robert K. Colwell, Shahid Naeem, David S. Dobkin, and Bernard Hallet -- Biotypes and the evolution of niches in phytophagous insects on Cardueae hosts / Helmut Zwölfer and Maria Romstöck-Völkl -- Evolutionary ecology of large tropical herbivores / Samuel J. McNaughton -- Insects in flower heads of Asteraceae in southeast Brazil : a case study on tropical species richness / Thomas M. Lewinsohn -- Resource size and predictability, and local herbivore richness in a subtropical Brazilian Cerrado community / Michael Cytrynowicz -- Contemporary adaptations of herbivores to introduced legume crops / Marcos Kogan -- Ecology of tropical herbivores in polycultural agroecosystems / Miguel A. Altieri -- Arthropods in a tropical corn field : effects of weeds and insecticides on community composition / Maria Alice Garcia
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 639 pages
Isbn
9780471509370
Lccn
90039766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)21907338
Label
Plant-animal interactions : evolutionary ecology in tropical and temperate regions, edited by Peter W. Price [and others]
Publication
Note
  • Based on papers from an international symposium, held at UNICAMP (Campinas State University), Campinas, Brazil, 1988
  • "A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : historical roots and current issues in tropical evolutionary ecology / Thomas M. Lewinsohn, G. Wilson Fernandes, Woodruff W. Benson, and Peter W. Price -- Comparison of herbivory and plant defenses in temperate and tropical broad-leaved forests / Phyllis D. Coley and T. Mitchell Aide -- Patterns in communities along latitudinal gradients / Peter W. Price -- Species richness, population abundances, and body sizes in insect communities : tropical versus temperate comparisons / John H. Lawton -- Comparison of tropical and temperate galling species richness : the roles of environmental harshness and plant nutrient status / G. Wilson Fernandes and Peter W. Price -- Fruiting plant-frugivore mutualism : the evolutionary theater and the ecological play / Theodore H. Fleming -- Variable composition of some tropical ant-plant symbioses / Diane W. Davidson, Robin B. Foster, Roy R. Snelling, and Pedro W. Lozada -- Distribution of extrafloral nectaries in the woody flora of tropical communities in western Brazil / Paulo S. Oliveira and Ary T. Oliveira-Filho -- Herbivore fauna of Piper (Piperaceae) in a Costa Rican wet forest : diversity, specificity, and impact / Robert J. Marquis -- Herbivores, herbivory, and plant phenology : patterns and consequences in a tropical rain-forest cycad / David B. Clark and Deborah A. Clark -- Plant responses to herbivory : the continuum from negative to positive and underlying physiological mechanisms / Thomas G. Whitham, Joyce Maschinski, Katherine C. Larson, and Ken N. Paige -- Plants as food for herbivores : the roles of nitrogen fixation and carbon dioxide enrichment / Barbara L. Bentley and Nelson D. Johnson -- Altered patterns of herbivory and diversity in the forest understory : a case study of the possible consequences of contemporary defaunation / Rodolfo Dirzo and Alvaro Miranda -- Interactions between ithomiine butterflies and Solanaceae : feeding and reproductive strategies / João Vasconcellos Neto -- Chemical constraints on the evolution of swallowtail butterflies / Paul Feeny -- Foodplants and evolution within Papilio glaucus and Papilio troilus species groups (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae) / J. Mark Scriber, Robert C. Lederhouse, and Robert H. Hagen -- Aposematic insects on toxic host plants : coevolution, colonization, and chemical emancipation / Keith S. Brown Jr., José R. Trigo, Ronaldo B. Francini, Ana Beatriz Barros de Morais, and Paulo C. Motta -- Biodiversity of a Central American Heliconius community : pattern, process, and problems / Lawrence E. Gilbert -- Evolution of host specificity in herbivorous insects : genetic, ecological, and phylogenetic aspects / Douglas J. Futuyma -- Host plant discrimination : experiments with hummingbird flower mites / Amy Jo Heyneman, Robert K. Colwell, Shahid Naeem, David S. Dobkin, and Bernard Hallet -- Biotypes and the evolution of niches in phytophagous insects on Cardueae hosts / Helmut Zwölfer and Maria Romstöck-Völkl -- Evolutionary ecology of large tropical herbivores / Samuel J. McNaughton -- Insects in flower heads of Asteraceae in southeast Brazil : a case study on tropical species richness / Thomas M. Lewinsohn -- Resource size and predictability, and local herbivore richness in a subtropical Brazilian Cerrado community / Michael Cytrynowicz -- Contemporary adaptations of herbivores to introduced legume crops / Marcos Kogan -- Ecology of tropical herbivores in polycultural agroecosystems / Miguel A. Altieri -- Arthropods in a tropical corn field : effects of weeds and insecticides on community composition / Maria Alice Garcia
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 639 pages
Isbn
9780471509370
Lccn
90039766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)21907338

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