Natural regulation of animal populations / Edited by Ian A. McLaren.

Author
McLaren, I. A. (Ian Alexander), 1931- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
[1st ed.]
Published/​Created
New York : Atherton Press, 1971.
Description
195 p. illus. 22 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Animal populations [Browse]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographies.
Contents
Introduction, by I. A. McLaren.--Meaning of density-dependence and related terms in population dynamics, by M. E. Solomon.--Is the density of animal populations regulated by mechanisms or by chance? By F. Schwerdtfeger.--Status of the idea that weather can control insect populations, by M. E. Solomon.--Regulation of animal numbers: a model counter-example, by H. S. Horn.--Effects of population density on growth rates of animal populations, by J. T. Tanner.--Endocrines, behavior, and population, by J. J. Christian and D. E. Davis.--Self-regulating systems in populations of animals, by V. C. Wynne-Edwards.--On group selection and Wynne-Edwards' hypothesis, by J. A. Wiens.--The natural selection of self-regulatory behavior in animal populations, by D. Chitty.--Population regulation and genetic feedback, by D. Pimentel.
Other format(s)
Also issued online.
LCCN
74116541
OCLC
135533
RCP
N - O