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Author Kendeigh, S. Charles (Samuel Charles), 1904-1986.

Title Animal ecology / S. Charles Kendeigh.

Imprint Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, 1961.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection Sperry  591.5 K34a 1961    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 468 pages : illustrations, maps, graphs, tables ; 28 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Published in 1974 under title: Ecology with special reference to animals and man.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-402) and indexes.
Contents Background. Scope and history of ecology ; General nature of environmental responses ; The biotic community, its structure and dynamics ; Measurement of populations -- Local habitats, communities, succession. Streams ; Lakes ; Ponds, marshes, swamps, and bogs ; Rock, sand, and clay ; Grassland, forests, and forest-edges -- Ecological processes and community dynamics. Dispersal, migration, and ecesis ; Reactions, soil formation, and chemical cycles ; Cooperation and disoperation ; Food and feeding relationships ; Energy exchanges, productivity, and yield ; Reproductivity and population structure ; Regulation of population size ; Irruptions, catastrophes, and cycles ; Niche segregation ; Speciation -- Geographic distribution of communities. Distributional units ; Paleoecology ; Temperate deciduous forest biome ; Coniferous forest, woodland, and chaparral biomes ; Tundra biome ; Grassland biome ; Desert biome ; Tropical biomes ; Marine biomes.
Subject Animal ecology.
Animal Population Groups. (DNLM)D000828
Ecology. (DNLM)D004463
Animal ecology. (OCoLC)fst00809150

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