3 edition of Phenology in tropical ecology found in the catalog.
Phenology in tropical ecology
J. Yanney Ewusie
Includes bibliographical references (p. 91-102) and indexes.
|Statement||J. Yanney Ewusie.|
|LC Classifications||QH544 .E98 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 109 p. :|
|Number of Pages||109|
|LC Control Number||94142056|
About this book. Ecology of Tropical Savannas examines the ecological characteristics of tropical savanna – most simply defined as those ecosystems which lie between the equatorial rainforests and the deserts and semi-deserts of Africa, Australia and South America. These savannas form a continuum of physiognomic types ranging from closed woodlands with a heliophytic grass understorey. is an international, peer-reviewed, open-access journal, published by the Society for Tropical Ecology – Gesellschaft für Tropenökologie. It covers all fields of research in tropical ecology. ECOTROPICA publishes research articles, short communications and field station profiles; essays addressing current “hot topics” or opinions are.
Phenological observations were taken for 26 woody species for three years in the Bala-fort tropical dry deciduous thorn forest located in north-eastern Rajasthan (27°4′ to 28°4′N and 76°7′ to 77°13′E) in NW India. The phenological behavior of most of the woody species was almost similar in different years, however, drought conditions affected the various phenophases of several by: Plant phenophases can be modulated by abiotic factors as well as by evolutionary history. We tested the influence of factors shaping the reproductive phenology of 17 co-occurring Piper species in a semi-deciduous seasonal forest in southeastern Brazil over a 12 month period. We describe the phenology, applying circular statistics to the flowering and fruiting phenophases for each by: 2.
Reproductive ecology of tropical plants; reproductive rhythms - plant phenology - phenological behaviour - phenological and floral morphology - seasonal drought and the timing of flowering and leaf fall; plant/pollinator interactions, gene flow and sexual systems - pollination biology - plant pollinator interactions - micro beetles, pollination syndromes - pollination and reproductive 5/5(1). This book examines the spider fauna of Panama itself, the habitats in which they live and the researchers who work on them. As well as containing a comprehensive species list, keys to the families and a list of the sites where spiders were collected, the book includes chapters on the biophysical geography of Panama, the present state of knowledge of the spider species from Panama, the spider Cited by:
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Abstract. This volume’s authors make a case for phenology—not so much for phenology as it is commonly understood (a field technique of agricultural meteorology), but as an aspect of analysis and management of ecological systems or by: In book: Biology and Evolution of Ferns and Lycophytes, Chapter: Phenology and habitat specificity of tropical ferns, Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Editors: Tom A.
Ranker, Christopher H Author: Klaus Mehltreter. Phenology refers to recurring plant and animal life cycle stages, such as leafing and flowering, maturation of agricultural plants, emergence of insects, and migration of birds. It is also the study of these recurring events, especially their timing and relationships with weather and climate.
Phenological phenomena all give a ready measure of the environment as viewed by the associated. PHENOLOGY AND ECOPHYSIOLOGY OF TROPICAL TREES: ERYTHRINA POEPPIGIANA O.F. COOK [Rolf Borchert] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Rolf Borchert.
Tropical Stream Ecology describes the main features of tropical streams and their ecology. It covers the major physico-chemical features, important processes such as primary production and organic-matter transformation, as well as the main groups of consumers: invertebrates, fishes and other vertebrates.
She has continued ecological research at Lopé for the past 23 years, working on tropical phenology throughout this time. Kate became an Associated Researcher for the Gabon Institute for Tropical Ecology in and Associate Professor at Stirling in Dr.
Satish Chandra Garkoti, is a Himalayan ecologist and specializes on Forest Ecology with emphasis on forest productivity and nutrient cycling, tree ecophysiology, phenology, biodiversity characterization, and climate change adaptation and is among the pioneers to contribute to structure and functioning of high elevation forest ecosystems leading to tree-line in the Himalayas.
Phenological response of tropical plants to regional climate change in Xishuangbanna, south-western China - Volume 29 Issue 2 - Junbin Zhao, Yiping Zhang, Fuqiang Song, Zaifu Xu, Laiyun XiaoCited by: The authors were participants of Cooperative Research Centre for Tropical Ecology and Management Search for more papers by this author Book Editor(s):Cited by: 2.
Abstract. Periodic behavior of plants in tropical (here including equatorial) environ ments has received little attention until very recently (Frankie et al., ; Gibbs and Leston, ; McClure, ; Nevling, ; Rees, ).Some accounts of phenological events in the tropical literature occur only as brief notes which form small sections of larger papers (e.g., Ducke and Black, Cited by: Phenology is the study of periodic plant and animal life cycle events and how these are influenced by seasonal and interannual variations in climate, as well as habitat factors (such as elevation).
Examples include the date of emergence of leaves and flowers, the first flight of butterflies, the first appearance of migratory birds, the date of leaf colouring and fall in deciduous trees, the.
Purposes of a phenology book / Helmut Lieth --Plant phenology observation networks / Richard J. Hopp --Phenology gardens in Indiana / Byron O. Blair, James E. Newman and Jack R. Fenwick --Phenology and remote sensing / Stanley A. Morain --Computer mapping in phenological analysis / Joseph M. Caprio, Richard J.
Hopp and Jack S. Williams. The book is comprehensively written and is recommendable to anyone working in (paleo)tropical ecology, or pollination biology." (Niels Raes, Blumea, Vol. 51 (1), ) "This book provides an overview of studies conducted in the Lambir Hills National Park in Malaysia.
5/5(1). Goal: Book Title: Tropical Dry Forests: Emerging Features and Ecological Perspectives Tropical dry forests (TDFs) occur in severe and extremely variable climate characterised by low annual. The objectives of this study were to investigate biogeographical and inter-annual patterns in savanna phenology along a km ecological rainfall gradient, known as North Australian Tropical Transect (NATT), encompassing humid coastal Eucalyptus forests and woodlands to xeric inland Acacia woodlands and shrublands.
Key phenology transition Cited by: Foundations of Tropical Forest Biology presents a timely collection of pioneering work in the study of these diverse and fascinating ecosystems. Modeled on the highly successful Foundations of Ecology, this book consists of facsimiles of papers chosen by world experts in tropical biology as the "classics" in the field.
The papers are organized into sections on related topics, each introduced. As climate change continues to dominate the international environmental agenda, phenology – the study of the timing of recurring biological events – has received increasing research attention, leading to an emerging consensus that phenology can be viewed as an ‘early warning system’ for climate change impact.
A multidisciplinary science involving many branches of ecology, geography. Cambridge Core - Journal of Tropical Ecology - Volume 11 - Issue 2. To send this article to your Kindle, first ensure [email protected] is added to your Approved Personal Document E-mail List under your Personal Document Settings on the Manage Your.
Purposes of a phenology book / Helmut Lieth -- Plant phenology observation networks / Richard J. Hopp -- Phenology gardens in Indiana / Byron O. Blair, James E. Newman and Jack R. Fenwick -- Phenology and remote sensing / Stanley A.
Morain -- Computer mapping in phenological analysis / Joseph M. Caprio, Richard J. Hopp and Jack S. Williams Pages:. The book itself is neatly divided into five sections (each with 3–6 chapters): (1) Large-scale patterns in tropical communities; (2) Testing theories of forest regeneration and the maintenance of species diversity; (3) Animal community ecology and trophic interactions; (4) Secondary forest succession, dynamics, and invasion; and (5) Tropical Author: Patrick Baker.Here, we compare the reproductive phenology of sandy and stony tropical grasslands, two co‐occurring herbaceous communities of the campo rupestreOCBILs.
We asked whether flowering, fruiting and dispersal are seasonal in both grasslands, and whether these phenophases differ Cited by: 6.Phenology is the study of plant and animal life cycle events, which are triggered by environmental changes, especially temperature.
Wide ranges of phenomena are included, from first openings of leaf and flower buds, to insect hatchings and return of birds. Each one gives a ready measure of the Price: $