skip to content
Understanding flowers and flowering : an integrated approach Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Understanding flowers and flowering : an integrated approach

Author: Beverley J Glover
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This book provides an overview of the biology of flowers and considers how plants decide when to make flowers and how floral organs develop. It looks at why different shapes and colours exist,  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Lehrbuch
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Beverley J Glover
ISBN: 9780198565970 0198565976 9780198565963 0198565968
OCLC Number: 850743103
Awards: Winner of British Ecological Society Marsh Book of the Year Award 2009
Description: Online-Ressource
Contents: INTRODUCTION ; 1. The Evolution of Flowers ; 2. Historical Interpretations of Flower Induction and Flower Development ; THE MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF FLOWERING: INDUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT ; 3. Flower induction in Arabidopsis thaliana ; 4. The autonomous pathways for floral inhibition and induction ; 5. The photoperiodic pathway of floral induction ; 6. The vernalization pathway of floral induction and the role of gibberellin ; 7. Integrating the Arabidopsis thaliana flower induction pathways and assessing the extent to which the model is ubiquitous ; 8. Changes at the shoot apical meristem in response to floral induction ; 9. Development of the floral organs ; 10. The ABC model in evolution ; 11. Development of gametes ; 12. Preventing self-fertilisation ; POLLINATION SUCCESS: MOLECULAR AND ECOLOGICAL INTERACTIONS ; 13. Why are flowers different? Pollination syndromes - the theory ; 14. Changing floral shape and structure ; 15. Colouring the flower ; 16. Enhancing flower colour ; 17. Are flowers under selective pressure to increase pollinator attention? ; 18. Do pollinators discriminate between different floral forms? ; 19. Pollination syndromes - the evidence ; Epilogue ; Bibliography
Responsibility: Beverley J. Glover.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Flowers and Flowering is a well written text that would well serve undergraduates, early graduate students , or anyone with a solid biology background who is interested in floral biology. Elena M. Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/850743103> # Understanding flowers and flowering an integrated approach
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "850743103" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/581_16> ; # 581.16
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/bluten_pflanzenphysiologie> ; # BLÜTEN (PFLANZENPHYSIOLOGIE)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/581_50> ; # 581.50
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/phase_adulte_+_maturite_de_floraison_+_floraison_developpement_des_plantes> ; # PHASE ADULTE + MATURITÉ DE FLORAISON + FLORAISON (DÉVELOPPEMENT DES PLANTES)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/tissue_evolution_+_organ_evolution_biological_evolution> ; # TISSUE EVOLUTION + ORGAN EVOLUTION (BIOLOGICAL EVOLUTION)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1066172> ; # Plants, Flowering of
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Topic/blute> ; # Blüte
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/581_46> ; # 581.46
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/adult_stage_+_maturity_of_flowering_+_blooming_plant_development> ; # ADULT STAGE + MATURITY OF FLOWERING + BLOOMING (PLANT DEVELOPMENT)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/581_15> ; # 581.15
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/927866> ; # Flowers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/floraisons_physiologie_vegetale> ; # FLORAISONS (PHYSIOLOGIE VÉGÉTALE)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/fortpflanzung_pflanzenphysiologie> ; # FORTPFLANZUNG (PFLANZENPHYSIOLOGIE)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/582.13/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/581_7> ; # 581.7
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/flowers_plant_physiology> ; # FLOWERS (PLANT PHYSIOLOGY)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/gewebsevolution_+_organevolution_biologische_evolution> ; # GEWEBSEVOLUTION + ORGANEVOLUTION (BIOLOGISCHE EVOLUTION)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/581_144> ; # 581.144
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/evolution_d_organes_+_evolution_des_tissus_evolution_biologique> ; # ÉVOLUTION D'ORGANES + ÉVOLUTION DES TISSUS (ÉVOLUTION BIOLOGIQUE)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/reproduction_plant_physiology> ; # REPRODUCTION (PLANT PHYSIOLOGY)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/reproduction_physiologie_vegetale> ; # REPRODUCTION (PHYSIOLOGIE VÉGÉTALE)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/adultphase_+_bluhreife_+_bluhen_pflanzenentwicklung> ; # ADULTPHASE + BLÜHREIFE + BLÜHEN (PFLANZENENTWICKLUNG)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/flowers_plant_anatomy_and_morphology> ; # FLOWERS (PLANT ANATOMY AND MORPHOLOGY)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/581_162> ; # 581.162
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/581_10> ; # 581.10
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/bluten_pflanzenanatomie_und_morphologie> ; # BLÜTEN (PFLANZENANATOMIE UND -MORPHOLOGIE)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/fleurs_anatomie_et_morphologie_vegetale> ; # FLEURS (ANATOMIE ET MORPHOLOGIE VÉGÉTALE)
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/32332525> ; # Beverley J. Glover
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4918141637> ;
    schema:genre "Lehrbuch" ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Understanding flowers and flowering an integrated approach" ;
    schema:productID "850743103" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/850743103#PublicationEvent/oxford_oxford_university_press_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
    schema:url <http://sfx.ethz.ch/sfx_locater?sid=ALEPH:EBI01&genre=book&isbn=978-0-19-856597-0> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198565963> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198565970> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/850743103> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/adult_stage_+_maturity_of_flowering_+_blooming_plant_development> # ADULT STAGE + MATURITY OF FLOWERING + BLOOMING (PLANT DEVELOPMENT)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "ADULT STAGE + MATURITY OF FLOWERING + BLOOMING (PLANT DEVELOPMENT)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/adultphase_+_bluhreife_+_bluhen_pflanzenentwicklung> # ADULTPHASE + BLÜHREIFE + BLÜHEN (PFLANZENENTWICKLUNG)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "ADULTPHASE + BLÜHREIFE + BLÜHEN (PFLANZENENTWICKLUNG)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/bluten_pflanzenanatomie_und_morphologie> # BLÜTEN (PFLANZENANATOMIE UND -MORPHOLOGIE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "BLÜTEN (PFLANZENANATOMIE UND -MORPHOLOGIE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/bluten_pflanzenphysiologie> # BLÜTEN (PFLANZENPHYSIOLOGIE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "BLÜTEN (PFLANZENPHYSIOLOGIE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/evolution_d_organes_+_evolution_des_tissus_evolution_biologique> # ÉVOLUTION D'ORGANES + ÉVOLUTION DES TISSUS (ÉVOLUTION BIOLOGIQUE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "ÉVOLUTION D'ORGANES + ÉVOLUTION DES TISSUS (ÉVOLUTION BIOLOGIQUE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/fleurs_anatomie_et_morphologie_vegetale> # FLEURS (ANATOMIE ET MORPHOLOGIE VÉGÉTALE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "FLEURS (ANATOMIE ET MORPHOLOGIE VÉGÉTALE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/floraisons_physiologie_vegetale> # FLORAISONS (PHYSIOLOGIE VÉGÉTALE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "FLORAISONS (PHYSIOLOGIE VÉGÉTALE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/flowers_plant_anatomy_and_morphology> # FLOWERS (PLANT ANATOMY AND MORPHOLOGY)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "FLOWERS (PLANT ANATOMY AND MORPHOLOGY)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/flowers_plant_physiology> # FLOWERS (PLANT PHYSIOLOGY)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "FLOWERS (PLANT PHYSIOLOGY)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/fortpflanzung_pflanzenphysiologie> # FORTPFLANZUNG (PFLANZENPHYSIOLOGIE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "FORTPFLANZUNG (PFLANZENPHYSIOLOGIE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/gewebsevolution_+_organevolution_biologische_evolution> # GEWEBSEVOLUTION + ORGANEVOLUTION (BIOLOGISCHE EVOLUTION)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "GEWEBSEVOLUTION + ORGANEVOLUTION (BIOLOGISCHE EVOLUTION)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/phase_adulte_+_maturite_de_floraison_+_floraison_developpement_des_plantes> # PHASE ADULTE + MATURITÉ DE FLORAISON + FLORAISON (DÉVELOPPEMENT DES PLANTES)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "PHASE ADULTE + MATURITÉ DE FLORAISON + FLORAISON (DÉVELOPPEMENT DES PLANTES)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/reproduction_physiologie_vegetale> # REPRODUCTION (PHYSIOLOGIE VÉGÉTALE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "REPRODUCTION (PHYSIOLOGIE VÉGÉTALE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/reproduction_plant_physiology> # REPRODUCTION (PLANT PHYSIOLOGY)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "REPRODUCTION (PLANT PHYSIOLOGY)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918141637#Thing/tissue_evolution_+_organ_evolution_biological_evolution> # TISSUE EVOLUTION + ORGAN EVOLUTION (BIOLOGICAL EVOLUTION)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "TISSUE EVOLUTION + ORGAN EVOLUTION (BIOLOGICAL EVOLUTION)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1066172> # Plants, Flowering of
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Plants, Flowering of" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/927866> # Flowers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Flowers" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32332525> # Beverley J. Glover
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Glover" ;
    schema:givenName "Beverley J." ;
    schema:name "Beverley J. Glover" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198565963>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0198565968" ;
    schema:isbn "9780198565963" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198565970>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0198565976" ;
    schema:isbn "9780198565970" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.