New PDF release: Ecology: 006 (Mollusca, Volume 6)

By W. D. Russell-Hunter

ISBN-10: 0127514066

ISBN-13: 9780127514062

The Mollusca, quantity 6: Ecology offers an summary of the nation of information in molluscan ecology. it's a part of a multivolume treatise that covers the fields of biochemistry, body structure, neurobiology, replica and improvement, evolution, ecology, clinical points, and constitution. The Mollusca is meant to serve a number disciplines: organic, biochemical, paleontological, and clinical. As a resource of data at the present prestige of molluscan examine, it may turn out valuable to researchers of the Mollusca and different phyla, in addition to to academics and certified graduate scholars.
The e-book includes 15 chapters, prepared into 3 degrees of ecological point of view: (a) distributional experiences; (b) physiological ecology and bioenergetics; and (c) inhabitants genetics and dynamics. A dialogue of the planetary distribution of and ecological constraints upon the mollusca is through separate chapters at the existence types and distribution of mollusks at the deep-sea backside, in mangroves, and on coral reefs; and the trophic and reproductive ecology of these intrinsically attention-grabbing molluscan groups—the nudibranchs and cephalopods. next chapters current physiological ecology in land snails and in freshwater bivalves, prosobranchs, and pulmonates, with a survey of the options of actuarial bioenergetics as utilized to nonmarine molluscs. different chapters conceal inhabitants dynamics and biology in an brought pest species, inhabitants genetics of marine molluscs, ecogenetics of land snails, and life-cycle pattems during the significant molluscan taxa.

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