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Author International Symposium of Odonatology.

Title Forests and dragonflies : fourth WDA International Symposium of Odonatology, Pontevedra (Spain), July 2005 / edited by Adolfo Cordero Rivera
Published Sofia : Pensoft, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (299 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
Series Pensoft series faunistica, 1312-0174 ; no. 61
Pensoft series faunistica ; no. 61. 1312-0174
Contents Introduction : Dragonflies as forest-dependent animals / Adolfo Cordero Rivera -- Forests as habitats for dragonflies (Odonata) / P.S. Corbet -- Allochthonous organic matter as a food resource for aquatic invertebrates in forested streams / M. Graça -- Odonata in Bornean tropical rain forest formations : diversity, endemicity and implications for conservation management / A.G. Orr -- The importance of forests to neotropical dragonflies / D. Paulson -- Use of forest and tree species, and dispersal by giant damselflies (Pseudostigmatidae) : future prospects in fragmented forests / O.M. Fincke -- Thoughts from Africa : how can forest influence species composition, diversity and speciation in tropical Odonata? / K.-D. Dijkstra & V. Clausnitzer -- Specialists vs. generalists among dragonflies -- the importance of forest environments in the formation of diverse species pools / G. Sahlén -- Dragonfly habitat maps based on landcover and habitat relation models / Y. Tsubaki & N. Tsuji -- Threat levels to odonate assemblages from invasive alien tree canopies / M. Samways -- Movement behaviours of a forest odonate in two heterogeneous landscapes / Ph. Taylor -- The structure of the Coenagrion mercuriale populations in the New Forest, southern England / D.J. Thompson & Ph. C. Watts -- Mate location and competition for mates in relation to sunflecks of forest floors / M. Watanabe -- Differences in immune ability in forest habitats of varying quality : dragonflies as study models / A. Córdoba-Aguilar & J. Contreras-Garduño -- The present role and future promise of conservation genetics for forest odonates / H. Hadrys
Notes Subtitle on cover: 4th WDA International Symposium of Odonatology, Pontevedra (Spain), July 2005
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Dragonflies -- Conservation -- Congresses.
Dragonflies -- Ecology -- Congresses.
Forest ecology -- Congresses.
Insect-plant relationships -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Cordero Rivera, Adolfo
Worldwide Dragonfly Association.
ISBN 1435638719 (electronic bk.)
9781435638716 (electronic bk.)