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Author Sapp, Jan, author.

Title Coexistence : the ecology and evolution of tropical biology / Jan Sapp
Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2016


Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents Cover; Coexistence; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Interviews; 1. The Other World; 2. Legends; 3. Romancing the Rainforest; 4. Regeneration; 5. Is Evolution Different in the Tropics?; 6. Niche Construction; 7. Rhythms of the Forest; 8. On the Waterfronts; 9. The New Deal; 10. Ecology in Disequilibrium; 11. The Central Enigma; 12. Liberated from Fashionable Science; 13. Territories, Taxonomy, and Time; 14. Nineteen Eighty-‚ÄčNine; 15. Biodiversity in Heat; 16. A Continent in the Canopy; 17. At the Root of Diversity; 18. The Other World Today; Notes; Index
Summary This book is about tropical biology in action- how biologists grapple with the ecology and evolution of the great species diversity in tropical rainforests and coral reefs
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.
SUBJECT Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute fast
Subject Biodiversity -- Tropics
Ecology -- Tropics
Evolution (Biology) -- Tropics
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Real Estate -- General.
Evolution (Biology)
SUBJECT Tropics -- Research
Subject Tropics
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780190632458