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Author Thompson, John N.

Title The coevolutionary process / John N. Thompson.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c1994.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  575 T374c    ---  Available
Description xi, 376 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 296-343) and index.
Contents The entangled bank : Specialization within Darwin's entangled bank -- From the entangled bank to the evolutionary synthesis --Specialization and coevolution since the evolutionary synthesis -- The evolution of specialization : Phylogeny of specialization -- Evolutionary genetics of specialization -- Ontogeny of specialization -- Natural selection and the geographic structure of specialization : Why parasitism is special -- Choosing among multiple victims -- Coping with multiple enemies: the geography of defense -- Extreme specialization in mutualists -- Further limitations on specialization in mutualisms -- Specialization and coevolution : Genetics of coevolution -- The geographic mosaic theory of coevolution -- Diversifying coevolution -- Asymmetries in specialization and coevolution -- Pushing the limits of coevolution --Synthesis : The geographic mosaic in evolving interactions -- Epilogue : Specialization, coevolution, and conservation.
Subject Coevolution.
Insect-plant relationships.
ISBN 0226797600 (paper : acid-free paper)
0226797597 (cloth : acid-free paper)

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