Ecology and Natural History of Tropical Bees

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Klappentext

The full fascinating natural histories and the ecology of the numerous varieties of tropical bees is presented in this highly-acclaimed volume.



Zusammenfassung
Humans have been fascinated by bees for centuries. Bees display a wide spectrum of behaviours and ecological roles that have provided biologists with a vast amount of material for study. This book, first published in 1989, presents fascinating natural histories and the ecology of the numerous varieties of tropical bees.

Inhalt

Preface; Acknowledgments; Part I. Introduction: 1. Approaches to tropical bee biology; 2. Diversity of tropical bees; Part II. Foraging and Pollination: 3. Resources gathered by bees; 4. Mechanisms of resource collection; 5. Foraging and flight activity; 6. Pollination ecology; Part III. Nesting and Reproduction Biology: 7. Bee nests; 8. Nest predators, associates and defense; 9. Mating and brood production; Part IV. Community Ecology: 10. Seasonality, abundance and flower preference; 11. Composition of bee assemblages; 12. Roles of bees in communities; References; Index; Appendices.

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Produktinformationen

Titel
Ecology and Natural History of Tropical Bees
Autor
Editor
EAN
9780521429092
ISBN
0521429099
Format
Kartonierter Einband
Herausgeber
Cambridge University Press
Anzahl Seiten
526
Gewicht
753g
Größe
H229mm x B152mm x T28mm
Jahr
2012
Untertitel
Englisch
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