Download e-book for iPad: Avian Biology: 008 by Donald S. Farner,James R. King,Donald Farner

By Donald S. Farner,James R. King,Donald Farner

Avian Biology,Volume VIII assesses chosen points of avian biology. it really is typically the conceptual descendant of Marshall's previous treatise,“Biology and Comparative body structure of Birds,” yet is greater than easily a revision of it.
This quantity involves fairly long, varied chapters that target adaptive value of coloniality in birds and fossil files of birds. particularly, this quantity appears into team phenomena regarding valuable position platforms, that's, structures within which a number of members flow to and from a centrally situated position during day-by-day actions. It additionally addresses selective components which were urged to provide an explanation for why participants may still shape colonies instead of disperse in the to be had foraging area.
This ebook should be worthwhile as a reference fabric for complex scholars and teachers during this box of interest.

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