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The Resource Functional and Evolutionary Ecology of Fleas : a Model for Ecological Parasitology

Functional and Evolutionary Ecology of Fleas : a Model for Ecological Parasitology

Label
Functional and Evolutionary Ecology of Fleas : a Model for Ecological Parasitology
Title
Functional and Evolutionary Ecology of Fleas
Title remainder
a Model for Ecological Parasitology
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A detailed review of flea biology and a case study of host-parasite relationships
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Krasnov, Boris R
Dewey number
595.77517857
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • QL599.5
  • QL599.5.K73 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fleas
  • Fleas
  • Host-parasite relationships
  • Host-parasite relationships
Label
Functional and Evolutionary Ecology of Fleas : a Model for Ecological Parasitology
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; PART I BRIEF DESCRIPTIVE ECOLOGY: WHAT DO FLEAS DO?; 1 Composition of the order; 2 Hosts of Siphonaptera; 3 Geographical distribution of fleas; 4 Origin and evolution of fleas; 5 Life cycles; 6 Fleas and humanity; PART II FUNCTIONAL ECOLOGY: HOW DO FLEAS DO WHAT THEY DO?; 7 Ecology of sexual dimorphism, gender differences and sex ratio; 8 Ecology of flea locomotion; 9 Ecology of host selection; 10 Ecology of haematophagy; 11 Ecology of reproduction and pre-imaginal development; 12 Ecology of flea virulence; 13 Ecology of host defence
  • PART III EVOLUTIONARY ECOLOGY: WHY DO FLEAS DO WHAT THEY DO?14 Ecology and evolution of host specificity; 15 Ecology of flea populations; 16 Ecology of flea communities; 17 Patterns of flea diversity; 18 Fleas, hosts, habitats; 19 What further efforts are needed?; References; Index
Control code
437209187
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (609 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511398780
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437209187
Label
Functional and Evolutionary Ecology of Fleas : a Model for Ecological Parasitology
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; PART I BRIEF DESCRIPTIVE ECOLOGY: WHAT DO FLEAS DO?; 1 Composition of the order; 2 Hosts of Siphonaptera; 3 Geographical distribution of fleas; 4 Origin and evolution of fleas; 5 Life cycles; 6 Fleas and humanity; PART II FUNCTIONAL ECOLOGY: HOW DO FLEAS DO WHAT THEY DO?; 7 Ecology of sexual dimorphism, gender differences and sex ratio; 8 Ecology of flea locomotion; 9 Ecology of host selection; 10 Ecology of haematophagy; 11 Ecology of reproduction and pre-imaginal development; 12 Ecology of flea virulence; 13 Ecology of host defence
  • PART III EVOLUTIONARY ECOLOGY: WHY DO FLEAS DO WHAT THEY DO?14 Ecology and evolution of host specificity; 15 Ecology of flea populations; 16 Ecology of flea communities; 17 Patterns of flea diversity; 18 Fleas, hosts, habitats; 19 What further efforts are needed?; References; Index
Control code
437209187
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (609 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511398780
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437209187

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