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Main Title Animal ecology: aims and methods / by A. MacFadyen.
Author Macfadyen, A.
Publisher Pitman Pub. Corp.,
Year Published 1963
OCLC Number 00289774
ISBN 0273401084; 9780273401087
Subjects Animal ecology. ; Animal populations. ; Zoology.
Additional Subjects Zoology--Ecology ; Animal populations
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EMBM  QL752.M22 1963 GWERD Library/Ada,OK 04/01/1994
Edition {2d ed.}.
Collation 344 pages : illustrations, graphs, tables ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pqges 289-335) and index.
Contents Notes
The ecology of individuals. The classification and description of the fauna ; The habitat ; Microclimates ; The relations between animal ecology and vegetation ; The distribution of animals in space and time ; Ecological aspects of animal metabolism -- The ecology of single species populations. Collection methods in ecology ; The estimation of animal numbers ; Demography ; Factors determining population size ; Biomass and metabolism of populations -- The ecology of animal communities. Introduction to community ecology ; "Biocoenology" : the detection and delimitation of communities from distribution data ; Competitive relationships between populations in the same trophic level ; Food-chain relationships between populations ; The application of population dynamics ; The ecosystem.