By Tim M. Blackburn,Julie L. Lockwood,Phillip Cassey
The research of unique birds has had a very lengthy historical past and has come to symbolize a desirable intersection among the learn of organic invasions, avian conservation biology, and simple ideas of ecology and evolution. Avian Invasions summarizes and synthesizes this targeted historic list and unravels the insights that the examine of unique birds brings to all 3 of those examine strands. It comprises chapters at the recognized contributions of unique chicken examine to ecological technological know-how, and at the post-establishment evolution of brought chook populations. the result's the main complete photograph but of the invasion process.
Avian Invasions is geared toward expert avian biologists and ornithologists in addition to graduate scholars of avian ecology, evolution and conservation. It additionally appeals to a extra common viewers of invasion ecologists.
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Avian Invasions: The Ecology and Evolution of Exotic Birds (Oxford Avian Biology) by Tim M. Blackburn,Julie L. Lockwood,Phillip Cassey