Animals and Temperature: Phenotypic and Evolutionary - download pdf or read online

By Ian A. Johnston, Albert F. Bennett

ISBN-10: 0521050618

ISBN-13: 9780521050616

ISBN-10: 0521496586

ISBN-13: 9780521496582

Organisms are regularly challenged to control and preserve sensible capacities as their thermal atmosphere adjustments. Adjustment to temperature swap is clear either phenotypically in person organisms and genotypically within the evolution of species. This quantity addresses thermal version by means of bringing jointly a few of the top researchers in thermal biology, with backgrounds spanning the disciplines of molecular biology, mobile biology, body structure, zoology, ecology and evolutionary biology. The responses of many species to temperature are mentioned extensive, in the course of the molecular, mobile, organismal, inhabitants, and atmosphere degrees. this article stands as an incredible contribution to the examine of temperature model.

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