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Individuals, populations, and patterns in ecology

Author: S R Leather
Publisher: Andover, Hampshire : Intercept, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: S R Leather
ISBN: 0946707286 9780946707287 0946707642 9780946707645
OCLC Number: 31370900
Notes: "This book contains the proceedings of a conference held at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, from 7-10 September 1992"--Introduction.
Erratum slip laid in.
Description: xxii, 491 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The bird cherry-oat aphid, Rhopalosiphum padi (L.) (Homoptera: Aphididae) and odours / J. Pettersson --
The aphid photoperiodic counter / J. Hardie and M. Vaz Nunes --
The role of resource allocation in understanding reproductive patterns / C.L. Boggs --
Insect growth and reproductive rates / S.R. Leather --
Indices of insect cold tolerance in an era of climate change / J.S. Bale --
Long term trends in aphid flight phenology consistent with global warming : methods and some preliminary results / R.A. Fleming and G.M. Tatchell --
The relevance of the stress hypothesis to insects feeding on foliage / A.D. Watt --
Population dynamics of red grouse / R. Moss and A. Watson --
The population dynamics of a gall-forming psyllid / I.F.G. McLean --
Patterns in the population dynamics of insect herbivores / P.W. Price --
Population dynamics : forecasting and diagnosis from time-series / A.A. Berryman --
Cereal aphid modelling through the ages / N. Carter --
Development of management strategies for the control of the olive moth, Prays oleae : a modelling approach / N.A.C. Kidd and M.A. Jervis --
Applications and challenges in pest population modelling / N.D. Barlow --
Ecology of slugs in cereals in relation to crop damage and control / D.M. Glen --
The virus yellows warning scheme : an integrated pest management system for sugar beet in the UK / A.M. Dewar --
The development of an improved management strategy for cabbage seed weevil on oilseed rape / K.F.A. Walters and A. Lane --
Host-plant resistance to herbivores / P.W. Wellings and S.A. Ward --
Biological control : some emerging trends / N.J. Mills --
Biological control of insect pests in glasshouse crops : some recent developments / R.J. Chambers --
Exotic conifer aphids in Africa : ecology and biological control / S.T. Murphy, C.Z. Chilima, A.E. Cross, Y.J. Abraham, M.T.K. Kairo, G.B. Allard and R.K. Day --
Potential impact of forest pests on trees : a statistical approach / D. Klimetzek --
Searching for long-term patterns of forest insect outbreaks / B.E. Wickman, R.R. Mason and T.W. Swetnam --
Biodiversity : which communities are hiding it? / M.B. Usher --
Species-area relationships and population dynamics : two sides of the same coin / N.A. Straw --
Indirect interactions among phytophagous insects : aphids, honeydew and natural enemies / E.W. Evans --
Herbivory : a structuring force in plant communities / V.K. Brown --
Niche relations in insect herbivore assemblages / M. Tokeshi and N. Osawa --
Local extinctions, colonizations and distributions : habitat tracking by British butterflies / C.D. Thomas --
Depletion models and their consequences for conservation / W.J. Sutherland --
From physiological ecology to population and evolutionary ecology with speculation on the importance of storage processes / P. Calow --
The Vydra effect and its consequences / P. Kindlmann --
Sympatric speciation in aphids. 1, Host race formation by escape from gene flow / J.A. Guldemond and A. Mackenzie --
Sympatric speciation in aphids. 2, Host race formation in the face of gene flow / A. Mackenzie and J.A. Guldemond --
Clonal ontogeny and aphids' sex ratios / S.A. Ward and P.W. Wellings --
Aphid ecology in the past and a new view on the evolution of the Macrosiphini / O.E. Heie --
The geographic mosaic of evolving interaction / J.N. Thompson --
The search for pattern in pest outbreaks / M.D. Hunter --
Individuals, populations and patterns / A.F.G. Dixon.
Responsibility: edited by Simon R. Leather [and others].
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