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Main Title The structure and dynamics of geographic ranges /
Author Gaston, Kevin J.
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 50876604
ISBN 0198526407; 9780198526407; 0198526415; 9780198526414
Subjects Biogeography. ; Art ; Räumliche Verteilung ; Tiergeografie ; Verbreitungsèokologie ; Biogeografie ; Geografische verspreiding. ; Populatiedynamica. ; Biogeografia. ; Dinãamica de populaðcäoes. ; Proteðcäao ambiental.
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ESBM  QH84.G37 2003 CPHEA/PESD Library/Corvallis,OR 09/23/2019
Collation x, 266 pages : illustrations, maps, graphs, tables ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes 1. Introduction -- The case of the green-backed heron -- Areography -- This book -- 2. Range edges -- Abiotic and biotic factors -- Population dynamics -- Genetics -- 3. Range size -- Extents of occurrence and areas of occupancy -- Which range? -- Species-range size distributions -- Patterns in range size variation -- 4. Abundance structure -- Intraspecific abundance distributions -- Intraspecific abundance-range size relationships -- Environmental gradients and response curves -- Abundance profiles -- 5. Implications -- Range contractions and extinctions -- Protected areas -- Climate change -- Aliens -- Reintroductions -- Final words. A synthesis of present understanding of the structure of the geographic ranges of species, which is a core issue in ecology and biogeography with implications for many of the environmental issues presently facing humankind.
Place Published Oxford
Title Ser Add Ent Oxford series in ecology and evolution.
PUB Date Free Form 2003
Series Title Untraced Oxford series in ecology and evolution
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
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Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2003273626
Merged OCLC records 59363541; 1058006396; 1062058432
OCLC Time Stamp 20190920113615
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03982cam 2200841 a 45010