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The Resource Lizards : windows to the evolution of diversity, Eric R. Pianka and Laurie J. Vitt ; with a foreword by Harry W. Greene

Lizards : windows to the evolution of diversity, Eric R. Pianka and Laurie J. Vitt ; with a foreword by Harry W. Greene

Label
Lizards : windows to the evolution of diversity
Title
Lizards
Title remainder
windows to the evolution of diversity
Statement of responsibility
Eric R. Pianka and Laurie J. Vitt ; with a foreword by Harry W. Greene
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides an overview of the diversity of lizards and their major adaptive features. The authors discuss the latest research findings and provide new hypotheses about lizard diversity
Member of
Award
Oklahoma Book Award for Nonfiction, 2004.
Awards note
Oklahoma Book Award for Non-Fiction; 2004.
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154663
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pianka, Eric R
Dewey number
597.95
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL666.L2
LC item number
P54 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vitt, Laurie J
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Organisms and environments
Series volume
5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lizards
  • Lizards
  • Hagedissen
  • Evolutietheorie
  • Biodiversiteit
  • Schuppenkriechtiere
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
windows to the evolution of diversity
Label
Lizards : windows to the evolution of diversity, Eric R. Pianka and Laurie J. Vitt ; with a foreword by Harry W. Greene
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-324) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evolutionary history and phylogeny -- Getting around in a complex world -- Lizards as predators -- Escaping predators -- Social behavior -- Reproduction and life history -- Reflections of the real world -- Iguanians -- From geckos to blind lizards -- From racerunners to night lizards -- Skinks -- From girdled lizards to knob-scaled lizards -- Monsters and dragons of the lizard world -- Historical perspective -- Lizards and humans
Control code
ocm47791058
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiii, 333 pages
Isbn
9780520234017
Lccn
2001004910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)47791058
Label
Lizards : windows to the evolution of diversity, Eric R. Pianka and Laurie J. Vitt ; with a foreword by Harry W. Greene
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-324) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evolutionary history and phylogeny -- Getting around in a complex world -- Lizards as predators -- Escaping predators -- Social behavior -- Reproduction and life history -- Reflections of the real world -- Iguanians -- From geckos to blind lizards -- From racerunners to night lizards -- Skinks -- From girdled lizards to knob-scaled lizards -- Monsters and dragons of the lizard world -- Historical perspective -- Lizards and humans
Control code
ocm47791058
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiii, 333 pages
Isbn
9780520234017
Lccn
2001004910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)47791058

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