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Main Title Biodiversity in land-inland water ecotones
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Lachavanne, J. B.
Juge, Rapha elle.
Publisher UNESCO ;
Year Published 1997
OCLC Number 35184021
ISBN 9231033522 (UNESCO) 1850707359 (Parthenon) 9231031619
Subjects Land-water ecotones--Congresses ; Biological diversity--Congresses ; Freshwater ecology--Congresses ; Riparian ecology--Congresses ; Ecotones terre-eau--Congr es ; Biodiversit e--Congr es ; Ecologie d'eau douce--Congr es ; Ecologie ripicole--Congr es
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  QH541.15.E27B56 1997 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 08/16/2002
Collation xviii, 308 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Papers from a special session held at the 25th Congress of the International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology, held in Barcelona, Aug. 21-27, 1992; with invited papers. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Why study biodiversity in land-inland water ecotones? / Jean-Bernard Lachavanne -- Dynamics of diversity and its expression over gradients and boundaries / Ramon Margalef -- Habitat complexity in land-inland water ecotones / Ewa Pieczy nska and Maciej Zalewski -- Microbial diversity and functions in land-inland water ecotones / Michel Aragno, Blanka Ulehlova -- Patterns and regulation of plant diversity in lacustrine ecotones / Rapha elle Juge, Jean-Bernard Lachavanne -- Invertebrate biodiversity in land-inland water ecotonal habitats / Jean Giudicelli, Michel Bournaud -- Amphibian diversity and land-water ecotones / Pierre Joly, Alain Morand -- Fish diversity and ecotonal habitat / Maciej Zalewski -- Bird diversity in ecotonal habitats / Kazimierz A. Dobrowolski -- Mammal diversity in inland water ecotone habitats / R udiger Schr opfer -- Ecotonal biodiversity and sustainability in unique tropical landscapes / Heath J. Carney -- Scientific basis for conserving diversity along river margins / Geoff Petts -- Biodiversity: a review of the scientific issues / Stephen C. Stearns -- Land-inland water ecotones as transitional systems of particularly high biodiversity: towards a synthesis / Jean-Bernard Lachavanne, Rapha elle Juge.