ADVANCES IN ECOLOGICAL RESEARCH V31: Biodiversity, Ecology and Evolution

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780120139316: ADVANCES IN ECOLOGICAL RESEARCH V31: Biodiversity, Ecology and Evolution

Scattered over several continents, the ancient lakes of the world have a unique uninterrupted history dating back beyond 100,000 years. Ancient lakes are, in effect, aquatic islands in which a complex of ecology, genetics and evolutionary constraints have shaped in isolation their biotas over hundreds of thousands to millions of years. The diverse faunas achieve some of the highest levels of diversity known to any habitat, offering unique opportunities as 'natural laboratories' for studying the mechanisms of evolution and speciation in situ. This internationally authored volume contains the latest research results and theories to emerge from a diverse range of studies in these lakes. Containing exciting new findings in the ecology, evolution and systematic studies of ancient lake biotas together with many suggested areas for future research, it will be essential reading for all those with a general interest in ecology, evolution and natural history. In this volume, expert scientists present the latest results and perspectives from their research on the organisms of the ancient lakes. Diverse in its taxonomic coverage and themes, and international in its authorship and coverage, "Ancient Lakes" will appeal to all biologists interested in evolution, ecology and biodiversity. Ancient lakes are increasingly recognised as important models of evolution and speciation. This volume presents a diverse range of exciting new hypotheses and perspectives on ancient lake biotas. Information is included on Russian and Chinese faunas, available in English here for the first time.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

Praise for the Series "This series should certainly serve as an effective means of keeping abreast of the major advances in this challenging and growing field." --PHYTOLOGIA "Without exception the papers are well and attractively written and together constitute an important and stimulating contribution to the modern science of ecology." --NATURE

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Rossiter/Kawanabe
Published by Academic Press (2000)
ISBN 10: 0120139316 ISBN 13: 9780120139316
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Academic Press, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0120139316

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
68.17
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.22
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Rossiter/Kawanabe
ISBN 10: 0120139316 ISBN 13: 9780120139316
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
firstbookstore
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Brand New Original US Edition, Perfect Condition. Printed in English. Excellent Quality, Service and customer satisfaction guaranteed!. Bookseller Inventory # AIND-26430

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
86.56
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Rossiter/Kawanabe
ISBN 10: 0120139316 ISBN 13: 9780120139316
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Bookshub
(Karol Bagh, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. New. US edition. Perfect condition. Ship by express service to USA, Canada, Australia, France, Italy, UK, Germany and Netherland. Customer satisfaction our priority. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-190516-4197

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
87.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Rossiter/Kawanabe
ISBN 10: 0120139316 ISBN 13: 9780120139316
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
EBOOKSTORE2010
(New Delhi, ND, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. New. US edition. Customer Satisfaction guaranteed!!. Bookseller Inventory # SHAK4197

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
87.59
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Rossiter/Kawanabe
ISBN 10: 0120139316 ISBN 13: 9780120139316
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Romtrade Corp.
(STERLING HEIGHTS, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Brand New Original US Edition.We Ship to PO BOX Address also. EXPEDITED shipping option also available for faster delivery. Bookseller Inventory # AUSBNEW-26430

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
90.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Rossiter/Kawanabe
Published by Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc, United States (2000)
ISBN 10: 0120139316 ISBN 13: 9780120139316
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc, United States, 2000. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 236 x 160 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Scattered over several continents, the ancient lakes of the world have a unique uninterrupted history dating back beyond 100,000 years. Ancient lakes are, in effect, aquatic islands in which a complex of ecology, genetics and evolutionary constraints have shaped in isolation their biotas over hundreds of thousands to millions of years. The diverse faunas achieve some of the highest levels of diversity known to any habitat, offering unique opportunities as natural laboratories for studying the mechanisms of evolution and speciation in situ. This internationally authored volume contains the latest research results and theories to emerge from a diverse range of studies in these lakes. Containing exciting new findings in the ecology, evolution and systematic studies of ancient lake biotas together with many suggested areas for future research, it will be essential reading for all those with a general interest in ecology, evolution and natural history. In this volume, expert scientists present the latest results and perspectives from their research on the organisms of the ancient lakes. Diverse in its taxonomic coverage and themes, and international in its authorship and coverage, Ancient Lakes will appeal to all biologists interested in evolution, ecology and biodiversity. Ancient lakes are increasingly recognised as important models of evolution and speciation. This volume presents a diverse range of exciting new hypotheses and perspectives on ancient lake biotas. Information is included on Russian and Chinese faunas, available in English here for the first time. Bookseller Inventory # AA59780120139316

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
108.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Rossiter/Kawanabe
Published by Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc, United States (2000)
ISBN 10: 0120139316 ISBN 13: 9780120139316
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc, United States, 2000. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 236 x 160 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Scattered over several continents, the ancient lakes of the world have a unique uninterrupted history dating back beyond 100,000 years. Ancient lakes are, in effect, aquatic islands in which a complex of ecology, genetics and evolutionary constraints have shaped in isolation their biotas over hundreds of thousands to millions of years. The diverse faunas achieve some of the highest levels of diversity known to any habitat, offering unique opportunities as natural laboratories for studying the mechanisms of evolution and speciation in situ. This internationally authored volume contains the latest research results and theories to emerge from a diverse range of studies in these lakes. Containing exciting new findings in the ecology, evolution and systematic studies of ancient lake biotas together with many suggested areas for future research, it will be essential reading for all those with a general interest in ecology, evolution and natural history. In this volume expert scientists present the latest results and perspectives from their research on the organisms of the ancient lakes. Diverse in its taxonomic coverage and themes, and international in its authorship and coverage, Ancient Lakes will appeal to all biologists interested in evolution, ecology and biodiversity. Bookseller Inventory # AA59780120139316

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
108.41
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Rossiter/Kawanabe
Published by Elsevier (2016)
ISBN 10: 0120139316 ISBN 13: 9780120139316
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Elsevier, 2016. Paperback. Book Condition: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9780120139316_lsuk

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
148.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.34
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Rossiter/Kawanabe
Published by Elsevier
ISBN 10: 0120139316 ISBN 13: 9780120139316
New Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller
Majestic Books
(London, ,, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Elsevier. Book Condition: New. pp. 680 This item is printed on Demand. Bookseller Inventory # 7634244

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
166.68
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 5.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Rossiter/Kawanabe
Published by Academic Pr (2000)
ISBN 10: 0120139316 ISBN 13: 9780120139316
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Academic Pr, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 680 pages. 9.25x6.25x1.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0120139316

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
166.46
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book