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Title Floral biology : studies on floral evolution in animal-pollinated plants / edited by David G. Lloyd, Spencer C. H. Barrett.

Imprint New York : Chapman & Hall, c1996.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  576.875 F74    ---  Available
Description xiv, 410 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Discovery of the secret of nature in the structure and fertilization of flowers / Christian Konrad Sprengel -- Christian Konrad Sprengel's theory of the flower : the cradle of floral ecology / Stefan Vogel -- Floral traits and plant adaptation to insect pollinators : a devil's advocate approach / Carlos M. Herrera -- How do flowers diverge? / Paul Wilson and James D. Thomson -- Floral longevity : fitness consequences and resource costs / Tia-Lynn Ashman and Daniel J. Schoen -- Pollen dispersal and mating patterns in animal- pollinated plants / Lawrence D. Harder and Spencer C. H. Barrett -- The ecology of geitonogamous pollination / Allison A. Snow ... [et al.] -- Flower size dimorphism in plants with unisexual flowers / Lynda F. Delph -- Evolution of floral morphology and function : an integrative approach to adaptation, constraint, and compromise in Dalechampia (Euphorbiaceae) / W. Scott Armbruster -- The evolution of floral form : insights from an alpine wildflower Polemonium viscosum (Polemoniaceae) / Candace Galen -- Deceit pollination in the monoecious, neotropical herb Begonia oaxacana (Begoniaceae) / Douglas W. Schemske, Jon Agren, and Josiane Le Corff -- Reproductive success and gender variation in deceit-pollinated orchids / Anna-Lena Fritz and L. Anders Nilsson -- Stylar polymorphisms and the evolution of heterostyly in Narcissus (Amaryllidaceae) / Spencer C. H. Barrett, David G. Lloyd, and Juan Arroyo -- Evolution of Campanula flowers in relation to insect pollinators on islands / Ken Inoue, Masayuki Maki, and Michiko Masuda.
Subject Flowers.
Pollination by animals.
Pollination by insects.
Angiosperms -- Evolution.
Added Author Lloyd, David G.
Barrett, Spencer Charles Hilton.
ISBN 0412043416

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