5 edition of Marine macroecology found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Jon D. Witman and Kaustuv Roy.|
|Contributions||Witman, Jon D., Roy, Kaustuv, 1959-|
|LC Classifications||QH541.5.S3 M2829 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||0226904113, 0226904121|
|ISBN 10||9780226904115, 9780226904122|
|LC Control Number||2009004545|
Species diversity of shallow marine invertebrates: patterns, processes and prospects. Chapter 4 in Marine Macroecology Pp. University of Chicago Press. J.D. Witman and K. Roy editors Leichter, J.J. and J.D. Witman. Basin-scale oceanographic influences on marine macroecological patterns. Chapter 8 in Marine Macroecology. Pp. Macroecology is the subfield of ecology that deals with the study of relationships between organisms and their environment at large spatial scales to characterise and explain statistical patterns of abundance, distribution and diversity.. The term was coined by James Brown of the University of New Mexico and Brian Maurer of Michigan State University in a paper in Science.
Marine biogeography is a subfield of the biogeography aimed at understanding the patterns and processes governing the distribution of marine taxa at geographic scales. Marine biogeography is related to several disciplines and subdisciplines, including marine biology and ecology, physical and biological oceanography, ecophysiology, genetics. The realms have applications for marine reserves, biodiversity assessments, and as an evolution relevant context for climate change studies. DOI: /s Type of Publication: Journal Article. Tags: biodiversity, biogeography, macroecology, marine biology.
The macroecology of marine cleaning mutualisms SERGIO R. FLOETER National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California, Santa Barbara, State Street, Suite , Santa Barbara, CA , USA;Cited by: Marine Biology covers the fundamentals of marine biology with a worldwide strategy, utilizing examples from quite a few areas and ecosystems worldwide. This introductory, one-semester textual content is designed for non-majors.
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Pioneered in the late s, the concept of macroecology—a framework for studying ecological communities with a focus on patterns and processes—revolutionized the field.
Although this approach has been applied mainly to terrestrial ecosystems, there is increasing interest in quantifying macroecological patterns in the sea and understanding the processes that generate them.
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Marine Macroecology - Kindle edition by Jon D. Witman, Kaustuv Roy. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Marine Macroecology. This book is a wonderful tour de force introduction to marine macroecology through environments and across taxa.
It is aimed at students and established ecologists, and it should strongly remind us that small-scale experimental ecology is not the only way to do sound ecological science.” Marine Ecology - Price: $ Get this from a library.
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Although this approach has. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Marine Macroecology (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Marine ecology has great potential to contribute significantly to the traditionally terrestrial field of macroecology and important advances have already been made.
Many of the macroecological patterns in marine systems do seem similar to those reported for terrestrial assemblages, thereby supporting the feasibility of general organizing. Read Free Content. Coronavirus.
Springer Nature is committed to supporting the global response to emerging outbreaks by enabling fast and direct access to. Pioneered in the late s, the concept of macroecology—a framework for studying ecological communities with a focus on patterns and processes—revolutionized the field of ecology.
Although this approach has been applied mainly to terrestrial ecosystems, there is increasing interest in quantifying macroecological patterns in the sea and understanding the processes that generate them. Book Review Marine Macroecology J.D.
Witman & K. Roy (Eds) Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, pp. ISBN (cloth) $95, ISBN (paper) $ It is impossible to understand the large-scale patterns. Historically, macroecology was no exception, being predominantly focused on terrestrial vertebrates, although marine macroecology was well-represented at this meeting.
A feature of the presentations by marine ecologists was that the concepts and analyses they use are not exclusive to the marine by: database using the term “macroecology” as a topic yielded papers, while the term “macroecology and marine” yielded only thirty- fi ve papers.
Both of these numbers are serious underestimates—there are clearly more than hty- fiirt ve papers on marine macroecology, as evidenced by the citations. The symposium 'What is Macroecology?' was held in London on 20 June The event was the inaugural meeting of the Macroecology Special Interest Group of.
In Macroecology, James H. Brown proposes a radical new research agenda designed to broaden the scope of ecology to encompass vast geographical areas and very long time spans. While much ecological research is narrowly focused and experimental, providing detailed information that cannot be used to generalize from one ecological community or time period to another, macroecology draws on.
The book reviews and synthesizes the issues of current importance in macroecology, providing a balanced summary of the field that will be useful for biologists at advanced undergraduate level and Author: Martin Zuschin.
Marine Biotechnology welcomes high-quality research papers presenting novel data on the biotechnology of aquatic organisms. The journal publishes high quality papers in the areas of molecular biology, genomics, proteomics, cell biology, and biochemistry, and particularly encourages submissions of papers related to genome biology such as linkage mapping, large-scale gene discoveries, QTL.
Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate integrates terrestrial and marine research in a cross-disciplinary research program. We address fundamental questions on the origin, maintenance, conservation and future of biological diversity on Earth. MACROECOLOGYLarge-scale spatial distribution of biological diversity on Earth from first principles of evolution, ecology and historical contingency.
“The ocean is a dangerous place, but it’s also a place you can still go and have to yourself, a place that’s clean and, yes, wild. If you go into the ocean you’re making a choice. Macroecology is an approach to science that emphasizes the description and explanation of patterns and processes at large spatial and temporal scales.
Some scientists liken it to seeing the forest through the trees, giving the proverbial phrase an ecological twist. The term itself was first introduced to the modern literature by James H. Brown and Brian A. Maurer in a paper, and it is. The practice of attributing geographical variation in species richness to coincident variation in environmental conditions has a long history.
In the marine realm, species richness gradients have been attributed to some of the same variables that have been invoked on land, such as average temperatures, seasonal climatic variability, habitat availability, and productivity. Buy Marine Biology at WHSmith.
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Smith, John L. Gittleman, James H. Brown. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Foundations of Macroecology: Classic Papers with Commentaries.In Macroecology, James H.
Brown proposes a radical new research agenda designed to broaden the scope of ecology to encompass vast geographical areas and very long time spans. While much ecological research is narrowly focused and experimental, providing detailed information that cannot be used to generalize from one ecological community or time period to another,4/5.