Editor(s): Peter Calow

Published Online: 20 APR 2009

Print ISBN: 9780632048724

Online ISBN: 9781444311457

DOI: 10.1002/9781444311457

About this Book

The language of ecology has grown rapidly and changed extensively over the last decade. From Arrhenotoky to Psammosere; from the One-tailed test to Zoocoenosis, the Blackwell Concise Encyclopedia of Ecology provides concise, non-technical definitions of over 2000 ecological terms, covering the complete spectrum of pure and applied ecological research. The definitions are drawn from the Encyclopedia of Ecology and Environmental Management, and are fully cross-referenced. This is the most comprehensive and up-to-date dictionary of ecological terms available. It should be invaluable to students and researchers alike.

  • Over 2000 terms defined
  • Avoids technical jargon
  • Fully cross-referenced
  • Includes common abbreviations

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