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Encyclopedia of biological invasions

Author: edited by Daniel Simberloff and Marcel Rejm�anek. Rejm�anek, Marcel. ; ; Daniel Simberloff; Marcel Rejmánek
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2011.
Series: Encyclopedias of the natural world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Addresses all aspects of this subject at a global level--including invasions by animals, plants, fungi, and bacteria--in succinct, alphabetically arranged articles. Featuring many cross-references, suggestions for further reading, illustrations, an appendix of the world's worst 100 invasive species, a glossary, and more ..."--The publisher.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: edited by Daniel Simberloff and Marcel Rejm�anek. Rejm�anek, Marcel. ; ; Daniel Simberloff; Marcel Rejmánek
ISBN: 9780520264212 0520264215
OCLC Number: 588998910
Awards: Commended for PROSE (Single Vol. Ref/Science) 2011
Description: xxiv, 765 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 29 cm.
Contents: Acclimatization societies / Christopher Lever --
Agreements, international / Jamie K. Reaser --
Agriculture / Adam S. Davis, Douglas A. Landis --
Algae / Jennifer E. Smith --
Allelopathy / Inderjit --
Ants / Nathan J. Sanders --
Apomixis / Takashi Okada, Ross A. Bicknell, Anna M. Koltunow --
Aquaculture / Devin M. Barley --
Aquaria / Ian C. Duggan --
Australia : invaders / Tim Low --
Ballast / James T. Carlton --
Bees / David Goulson --
Belowground phenomena / David A. Wardle --
Biological control, of animals / Michael J. Pitcairn --
Birds / Navjot S. Sodhi --
Black, white, and gray lists / Stanley W. Burgiel, Anne M. Perrault --
Brown treesnake / Gad Perry, Gordon H. Rodda --
Bryophytes and lichens / Franz Essl, Phil Lambdon, Wolfgang Rabitsch --
Burmese python and other giant constrictors / Robert N. Reed, Gordon H. Rodda --
Canals / Stephan Gollasch --
Carnivores / Arijana Barun, Daniel Simberloff --
Carp, common / Peter W. Sorensen, Przemyslaw Bajer --
CART and related methods / Vojtĕch Jaros̆ík --
Cheatgrass / Richard N. Mack --
Climate change / Jeffrey S. Dukes --
Competition, animal / Christopher R. Dickman --
Competition, plant / Jessica Gurevitch --
Crabs / Edwin Grosholz --
Crayfish / Francesco Gherardi --
Crustaceans (other) / Anthony Ricciardi --
DAISIE Project / Petr Pys̆ek, [et al. ...] --
Darwin, Charles / Marc W. Cadotte --
Databases / Laura A. Meyerson --
Demography / Carol C. Horvitz --
Disease vectors, human / L. Philip Lounibos --
Dispersal ability, animal / R.M. McDowall --
Dispersal ability, plant / Eugene W. Schupp --
Disturbance / Richard J. Hobbs --
Early detection and rapid response / Randy G. Westbrooks, Robert E. Eplee --
Earthworms / Samuel w. James --
Ecoterrorism and biosecurity / Emiel Elferink, Wouter van der Weijden --
Elton, Charles S. / Daniel Simberloff --
Endangered and threatened species / Richard B. Primack --
enemy release hypothesis / Bernd Blossey --
Epidemiology and dispersal / Alan Hastings --
Eradication / Piero Genovesi --
Eucalypts / Marcel Rejmánek, David M. Richardson --
Eutrophication, aquatic / Katharina A.M. Engelhardt --
Evolutionary response, of natives to invaders / Sharon Y. Strauss --
Evolution of invasive populations / Carol Eunmi Lee. Fire regimes / Robert C. Klinger --
Fishes / Peter B. Moyle, Emili Garcia-Berthou --
Flaviviruses / John S. Mackenzie, David T. Williams --
Forest insects / Andrew M. Liebhold, Deborah G. McCullough --
Forestry and agroforestry / David M. Richardson --
Freshwater plants and seaweeds / Lars W.J. Anderson --
Fungi / Marie-Loure Desprez-Loustau, David M. Rizzon --
Game animals / Leonard A. Brennan, Fred C. Bryant --
Genotypes, invasive / Kristin Saltonstall --
Geographic origins and introduction dynamics / Stephen J. Novak --
Grasses and forbs / Carl D'Antonio, Karen Stahlheber, Nicole Molinari --
Grazers / David M. Forsyth --
Great Lakes : invasions / Edward L. Mills, Kristen T. Holeck --
Gypsy moth / Patrick C. Tobin, Andrew M. Liebhold --
Habitat compatibility / Scott Steinmaus --
Hawaiian Islands : invasions / Lloyd Loope --
Hemlock woolly adelgid / David A. Orwig --
Herbicides / Joseph M. DiTomaso --
Herbivory / Mara A. Evans, Donald R. Strong, Jr. --
Horticulture / Sarah Reichard --
Hybridization and introgression / Kristina A. Schierenbeck --
Hydrology / David LeMaitre --
Influenza / C.W. Potter --
Integrated pest management / Robert F. Norris --
Invasibility, of communities and ecosystems / Jason D. Fridley --
Invasional meltdown / Betsy Von Holle --
Invasion biology / Mark A. Davis --
Invasion biology : historical precedents / Matthew K. Chew --
Invasion economics / Charles Perrings --
Invasiveness / Marcel Rejmánek --
Invertebrates, marine / James T. Carlton --
Islands / William G. Lee --
Kudzu / Daniel Simberloff --
Ladybugs / Edward W. Evans, William E. Snyder --
Lag times / Jeffrey A. Crooks --
Lakes / Hugh J. Maclsaac --
Landscape patterns of plant invasions / Thomas J. Stohlgren --
Land use / Richard J. Hobbs --
Lantana camara / Stephen Johnson --
Laws, Federal and State / Marc L. Miller --
Life history strategies / Jennifer L. Bufford, Curtis C. Daehler --
Malaria vectors / Louis Lambrechts, Anna Cohuet, Vincent Robert --
Mammals, aquatic / Christopher B. Anderson, Alejandro E.J. Valenzuela --
Mechanical control / Andrea J. Pickart --
Mediterranean Sea : invasions / Bella S. Galil --
Melastomes / Jean-Yves Meyer, Arthur C. Medeiros --
Mosquitoes / L. Philip Lounibos --
Mutualism / John J. Stachowicz --
Mycorrhizae / Anne Pringle, Benjamin Wolfe, else Vellinga. "Native invaders" / Daniel Simberloff --
New Zealand : invasions / David R. Towns, Peter de Lange, Mick N. Clout --
Nile Perch / Robert M. Pringle --
Nitrogen enrichment / Jae R. Pasari, [et al. ...] --
Novel weapons hypothesis / Ragan M. Callaway --
Ostriculture / Jennifer Ruesink --
Parasites, of animals / Bernd Sures --
Parasitic plants / Henning S. Heide-Jørgensen --
Pathogens, animal / Graham J. Hickling --
Pathogens, human / Pieter Bol --
Pathogens, plant / Megan A. Rúa, Charles E. Mitchell --
Pesticides (fish and mollusc) / Ram Pratap Yadav, Ajay Singh --
Pesticides for insect eradication / Daniel a. Herms, Deborah G. McCullough --
Pesticides (mammal) / Desley A. Whisson --
Pet trade / Peter T. Jenkins --
Phytophthora / David M. Rizzo --
Pollination / Diego P. Vázquez, Carolina L. Morales --
Ponto-Caspian : invasions / Tamara Shiganova --
Predators / Mick N. Clout, James C. Russell --
Propagule pressure / Richard P. Duncan --
Protected areas / John Randall --
Range modeling / Jonathan M. Jeschke --
Rats / Michel Pascal --
Regulation (U.S.) / Phyllis N. Windle --
Remote sensing / Gregory P. Asner, Cho-ying Huang --
Reproductive systems, plant / Spencer C.H. Barrett --
Reptiles and amphibians / Fred Kraus --
Restoration / Truman P. Young, Kurt J. Vaughn --
Rinderpest / Andy Dobson, Ricardo M. Holdo, Robert D. Holt --
Risk assessment and prioritization / W.M. Lonsdale --
Rivers / Emili García-Berthou, Peter B. Moyle --
Rodents (other) / Daniel Simberloff --
SCOPE Project / Daniel Simberloff --
Sea lamprey / Peter W. Sorensen, Roger A. Bergstedt --
Seas and oceans / Edwin Grosholz --
Seed ecology / Michelle R. Leishman, Carla J. Harris --
Small Indian mongoose / Warren Hays --
Snails and slugs / Robert H. Cowie --
South Africa : invasions / David M. Richardson, [et al. ...] --
Succession / Scott J. Meiners, Steward T.A. Pickett --
Taxonomic patterns / Julie L. Lockwood, Thomas Virzi --
Tolerance limits, animal / Alberto Jiménez-Valverde, Jorge M. Lobo --
Tolerance limits, plant / James H. Richards, Benjamin R. Janes --
Transformers / Joan G. Ehrenfeld --
Trees and shrubs / David M. Richardson --
Vegetative propagation / Jitka Klimes̆ová --
Vines and lianas / Carla J. Harris, Rachael Gallagher --
Wasps / Jacqueline Beggs --
Water hyacinth / Martin Hill, [et al. ...] --
Weeds / Jodie S. Holt --
Wetlands / Joy B. Zedler --
Xenophobia / Peter Coates --
Zebra mussel / Ladd Erik Johnson.
Series Title: Encyclopedias of the natural world.
Responsibility: edited by Daniel Simberloff and Marcel Rejmánek.

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