Journals Higher Education



Published: 21 October 2004

264 Pages | numerous line drawings, 2 halftones and 2pp colour plates


ISBN: 9780198528609

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Avoiding Attack

The Evolutionary Ecology of Crypsis, Warning Signals and Mimicry

Graeme D. Ruxton, Tom N. Sherratt, and Michael P. Speed

  • How do animals protect themselves from attack?
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  • First monograph in this area for over 25 years, written by some of the most innovative thinkers in the field