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Main Title Nonindigenous freshwater organisms : vectors, biology, and impacts /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Claudi, Renata.
Leach, Joseph H.
Publisher Lewis Publishers,
Year Published 2000
OCLC Number 41115267
ISBN 1566704499; 9781566704496; 0849341043; 9780849341045
Subjects Freshwater ecology--North America. ; Introduced freshwater organisms--North America. ; Nonindigenous aquatic pests--North America. ; Uitheemse dieren. ; Zoetwaterdieren. ; Ecologische aspecten. ; Animaux d'eau douce--Introduction--Amâerique du Nord. ; Plantes d'eau douce--Introduction--Amâerique du Nord. ; âEcologie d'eau douce--Amâerique du Nord. ; Animaux et plantes nuisibles--Intriduction--Amâerique du Nord. ; Animaux--Introduction. ; Animal introduction--North America
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Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0744/99028607-d.html
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  QH102.C56 2000 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 03/23/2015
ESAM  QH102.N66 2000 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 12/17/1999
Collation 464 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes pt. 1. Intentional introductions -- pt. 2. Aquarium and watergarden trade -- pt. 3. Bait -- pt. 4. Ballast water vector -- pt. 5. Aquaculture vector -- pt. 6. Canals and diversions -- pt. 7. Climate change as a vector of range expansion -- pt. 8. Why some introductions succeed while others fail. Claudi and Leach focus on paths of invasion called vectors, and relate the potential damage done ecologically and economically by nonindigenous organisms to the North American continent.
Place Published Boca Raton
PUB Date Free Form ©2000
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
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Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 99028607
Merged OCLC records 43774783; 45603619; 904553521
OCLC Time Stamp 20150316121139
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03575cam 22007934a 45020