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The Resource Ecological assembly rules : perspectives, advances, retreats, Edited by Evan Weiher and Paul Keddy, (electronic book)

Ecological assembly rules : perspectives, advances, retreats, Edited by Evan Weiher and Paul Keddy, (electronic book)

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Ecological assembly rules : perspectives, advances, retreats
Title
Ecological assembly rules
Title remainder
perspectives, advances, retreats
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Evan Weiher and Paul Keddy
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
It is over twenty years since Jared Diamond focused attention on the possible existence of assembly rules for ecological communities. This volume provides a current status examination of the existence and nature of assembly rules, using both theoretical and empirical approaches in a variety of systems
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UkCbUP
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1961-
  • 1953-
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  • Weiher, Evan
  • Keddy, Paul A.
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Biotic communities
Label
Ecological assembly rules : perspectives, advances, retreats, Edited by Evan Weiher and Paul Keddy, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The scope and goals of research on assembly rules / Paul Keddy, Evan Weiher -- The genesis and development of guild assembly rules / Barry J. Fox -- Ruling out a community assembly rule: the method of favored states / Daniel Simberloff, Lewi Stone, Tamar Dayan -- Community structure and assembly rules: confronting conceptual and statistical issues with data on desert rodents / Douglas A. Kelt, James H. Brown -- Introduced avifaunas as natural experiments in community assembly / Julie L. Lockwood, Michael P. Moulton, Karla L. Balent -- Assembly rules in plant communities / J. Bastow Wilson -- Assembly rules at different scales in plant and bird communities / Martin L. Cody -- Impact of language, history and choice of system on the study of assembly rules / Barbara D. Booth, Douglas W. Larson -- On the nature of the assembly trajectory / James A. Drake, Craig R. Zimmerman, Tom Purucker ... [et al.] -- Assembly rules as general constraints on community composition / Evan Weiher, Paul Keddy -- A species-based, hierarchical model of island biogeography / Mark V. Lomolino -- Interaction of physical and biological processes in the assembly of stream fish communities / Elizabeth M. Strange, Theodore C. Foin -- Functional implications of trait-environment linkages in plant communities / Sandra Dʹiaz, Marcelo Cabido, Fernando Casanoves -- When does restoration succeed? / Julie L. Lockwood, Stuart L. Pimm -- Epilogue: From global exploration to community assembly / Paul Keddy
Control code
CR9780511542237
Extent
xii, 418 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780521652353
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Type of computer file
PDF.
Label
Ecological assembly rules : perspectives, advances, retreats, Edited by Evan Weiher and Paul Keddy, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The scope and goals of research on assembly rules / Paul Keddy, Evan Weiher -- The genesis and development of guild assembly rules / Barry J. Fox -- Ruling out a community assembly rule: the method of favored states / Daniel Simberloff, Lewi Stone, Tamar Dayan -- Community structure and assembly rules: confronting conceptual and statistical issues with data on desert rodents / Douglas A. Kelt, James H. Brown -- Introduced avifaunas as natural experiments in community assembly / Julie L. Lockwood, Michael P. Moulton, Karla L. Balent -- Assembly rules in plant communities / J. Bastow Wilson -- Assembly rules at different scales in plant and bird communities / Martin L. Cody -- Impact of language, history and choice of system on the study of assembly rules / Barbara D. Booth, Douglas W. Larson -- On the nature of the assembly trajectory / James A. Drake, Craig R. Zimmerman, Tom Purucker ... [et al.] -- Assembly rules as general constraints on community composition / Evan Weiher, Paul Keddy -- A species-based, hierarchical model of island biogeography / Mark V. Lomolino -- Interaction of physical and biological processes in the assembly of stream fish communities / Elizabeth M. Strange, Theodore C. Foin -- Functional implications of trait-environment linkages in plant communities / Sandra Dʹiaz, Marcelo Cabido, Fernando Casanoves -- When does restoration succeed? / Julie L. Lockwood, Stuart L. Pimm -- Epilogue: From global exploration to community assembly / Paul Keddy
Control code
CR9780511542237
Extent
xii, 418 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780521652353
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Type of computer file
PDF.

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