By J. Robin Harris
By J. Robin Harris
By Andrew Austin,Mark Dowton
By Ian Ayres,John Braithwaite
By David O. Norris,Kristin H. Lopez
By Jed Z. Buchwald
By Paul Waldau
As the 1st holistic survey of the sector, Animal reports is crucial studying for any pupil of human-animal relationships and for every body who care concerning the position nonhuman animals play in our society.
By William E. Conner
This publication, the 1st written in this attention-grabbing staff, records how tiger moths and woolly bears-the adults and larvae of the Arctiidae-flourish in a global rife with predators, parasites, and rivals. The contributing authors' money owed, each one written through a famous specialist within the box, weave jointly seminal reports on phylogeny and behaviour, ordinary background, chemical communique, mate selection and sexual choice, chemical ecology, parasite-host relationships, self drugs, animal orientation, predator-prey interactions, mimicry, adaptive color, speciation, biodiversity, and more.
By Richard Jones
The writer completes the publication with an identity consultant to dung itself, for you to establish the animal that left it at the back of. Pellets or pats? Scats, spraints, frass, guano, spoor – study your method round various species’ droppings. There’s additionally a dung-feeder’s id advisor that incorporates the species you’re probably to come across on an exploration of the dung heap.
"This e-book is a real gem and one who spread out an entire new international of normal background to me.... a most sensible perform instance of clinical writing." --Clive Herbert, London Naturalist
"I love this e-book. full of scatological gem stones, it's a significant, hugely interesting and fantastically illustrated consultant to the realm of excrement. No bookshelf may be entire with no it." --Professor Dave Goulson, writer of A Sting within the story, founding father of Bumblebee Conservation Trust
"We all recognize that s**t occurs. it is what occurs to it afterwards that's particularly very important - a gorgeous booklet concerning the organic poetry of dung, droppings, scat and frass." --Nick Baker
"This booklet could make a superb addition to any entomologist's bookshelf and a thought-provoking learn for an individual easily all for cr*p. i am simply blissful it isn't scratch-and-sniff." --Alex Evans, Biosphere Magazine
"This is a such a lot thought-provoking, well-researched, well-illustrated and informative e-book choked with attention-grabbing proof by means of a widely known writer who understands his topic and, when evidently beautiful to the committed coleopterist or dipterist, it additionally can't support yet be liked through the overall entomologist." --John W. Phillips, British magazine of Entomology and usual History
By Jacques Brodeur,Guy Boivin
This quantity explores glossy innovations of trophic and guild interactions between average enemies in normal and agricultural ecosystems - a box that has develop into a sizzling subject in ecology and organic keep watch over over the last decade. it's the first ebook on trophic and guild interactions to make the hyperlink to organic keep watch over, and is compiled by means of across the world well-known scientists who've mixed their expertise.
By Judy Burris,Wayne Richards