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Published: 07 April 2011

296 Pages | 60 illustrations plus an 8 page colour plate section


ISBN: 9780199563593

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Chapter 1

Plant-Animal Communication

H. Martin Schaefer and Graeme D. Ruxton

  • Provides a theoretical underpinning for the evolutionary ecology of plant-animal communication, adopting a comparative approach
  • Focuses on plant herbivory, seed dispersal, pollination, and the predation of animals by carnivorous plants
  • Investigates the functional and sensory aspects of olfactory, visual, and acoustic communication in a wide range of plants and animals
  • Addresses unsolved questions and highlights opportunities for future theoretical and empirical research

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