The Behavioural Ecology Of Parasites

Author: E. E. Lewis
Publisher: CABI
ISBN: 9780851997544
Size: 70.72 MB
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However, until now there has been no recent book to synthesize this field.This book, written by leading authorities from the USA, Europe, Australia and New Zealand, provides the most comprehensive coverage of this important topic on the ...

Parasites And The Behavior Of Animals

Author: Janice Moore
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195349139
Size: 63.12 MB
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Emphasizing eukaryotic parasites, the book examines the adaptive nature of behavioral changes associated with parasitism, exploring the effects of these changes on parasite transmission, parasite avoidance, and the fitness of both host and ...

Evolutionary Ecology Of Parasites

Author: Robert Poulin
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780412805608
Size: 27.98 MB
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The book will be an invaluable text for advanced undergraduate biologists who are studying evolutionary biology, ecology, population biology, parasitology and evoluationary ecology.

Infectious Diseases In Primates

Author: Charles Nunn
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198565844
Size: 36.55 MB
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This title includes the following features: The first book to synthesiseand integrate the previously disparate areas of primate socioecology, parasitefunctional categories, host defences, and theoretical models of disease spread.

Host Manipulation By Parasites

Author: David P. Hughes
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199642249
Size: 16.63 MB
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This innovative text provides an up-to-date, authoritative, and challenging review of host manipulation by parasites that assesses the current state of developments in the field and lays out a framework for future research.

Parasites In Social Insects

Author: Paul Schmid-Hempel
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691059242
Size: 61.36 MB
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This book analyzes for the first time how parasites shape the biology of social insects: the ants, wasps, bees, and termites. Paul Schmid-Hempel provides an overview of the existing knowledge of parasites in social insects.

Bumblebees

Author: Dave Goulson
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0199553068
Size: 71.79 MB
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This book provides a concise and readable summary of the ecology and behaviour of bumblebees, with a particular focus on practical issues such as conservation strategies, management of bumblebees for crop pollination, and the possible ...

Parasites And Behaviour

Author: M. V. K. Sukhdeo
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521485425
Size: 20.60 MB
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This volume of Parasitology takes an in depth look at parasitic behaviour.

Marine Parasitology

Author: Klaus Rohde
Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING
ISBN: 0643099271
Size: 11.20 MB
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The ecology and importance of marine parasites are discussed in the second part of the book, where contributions investigate behavioural and ecological aspects of parasitism and discuss the evolution and zoogeography of marine parasites.