Ecological communities and processes in a Mojave Desert ecosystem : Rock Valley, Nevada [E-Book] / Philip W. Rundel & Arthur C. Gibson.
Rundel, Philip W., (author)
Gibson, Arthur C., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1996
1 online resource (xvii, 369 pages)
englisch
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Table of Contents:
  • Historical prologue on Rock Valley studies
  • Introduction to the Mojave Desert
  • Physical geography of Rock Valley
  • Adaptations of Mojave Desert plants
  • Desert perennials of southern Nevada
  • Mojave Desert annuals
  • Adaptations of Mojave Desert animals
  • Mammals
  • Reptiles
  • Birds
  • Arthropods
  • Soil organisms and seed reserves
  • Nitrogen cycling
  • Human impacts on Mojave Desert ecosystems