Nests, Eggs, and Incubation: New ideas about Avian Reproduction [HC]

by Deeming, D. Charles; S. James Reynolds [Editors]
Nests, Eggs, and Incubation: New ideas about Avian Reproduction [HC]
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Nests, Eggs, and Incubation: New ideas about Avian Reproduction [HC]

by Deeming, D. Charles; S. James Reynolds [Editors]

Format: Hardcover

Also available as: Paperback

Code: 14592

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Nests, Eggs, and Incubation brings together a global team of leading authorities to provide a comprehensive overview of the fascinating and diverse field of avian incubation. Starting with a new assessment of the evolution of avian reproductive biology in light of recent research, the book goes on to cover four broad areas: the nest, the egg, incubation, and the study of avian reproduction. New research on nest structures, egg traits, and life history is incorporated, whilst contemporary methodologies such as self-contained temperature probes and citizen science are also discussed. Applied chapters describe how biological knowledge can be applied to challenges such as conservation and climate change. The book concludes by suggesting priorities for future research.

ISBN: 9780198718666

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Year of Publication: 2016

Page Count: 296

Weight: 1.75 lb