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Published: 29 January 2009

274 Pages | 75 line and 20 halftone illustrations


ISBN: 9780199219926

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The Biology of Caves and Other Subterranean Habitats

David C. Culver and Tanja Pipan

Biology of Habitats Series

  • The first concise and affordable textbook of cave and subterranean ecology, providing an authoritative and up-to-date overview of the field
  • Covers a range of biological processes, including evolution and adaptation, ecosystem function, community ecology, biogeography, and conservation
  • Includes a global range of examples and case studies from both caves and non-cave subterranean habitats
  • Clear explanations of specialized terms used by speleologists

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