1 edition of Paleontology in ecology and conservation found in the catalog.
Paleontology in ecology and conservation
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Julien Louys, editor|
|Series||Springer earth system sciences, Springer earth system sciences|
|LC Classifications||QE721.2.E87 P35 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 273 p. :|
|Number of Pages||273|
|ISBN 10||9783642250378, 9783642250385|
|LC Control Number||2012936973|
Paleontology, also spelled palaeontology, scientific study of life of the geologic past that involves the analysis of plant and animal fossils, including those of microscopic size, preserved in rocks. It is concerned with all aspects of the biology of ancient life forms: their shape and structure, evolutionary patterns, taxonomic relationships with each other and with modern living species. Jackson, Jeremy B. C., and Douglas H. Erwin. What can we learn about ecology and evolution from the fossil record? Trends in Ecology & Evolution – DOI: / E-mail Citation» An example of deep-time paleoecology, more commonly referred to as paleobiology or paleontology.
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"This book is the first attempt to portray communities of marine invertebrates from every geological system since the Precambrian. It contains block-diagrams of fossil assemblages, each picturing animals and/or plants in life-position, in many cases their position when buried as fossils and their appearance in cross-section in the s: 2. Books in Biological Sciences: Ecology published or distributed by the University of Chicago Press. Biological Sciences: Ecology from the University of Chicago Press. All Chicago e-books are on sale at 30% off with the code EBOOK
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The greatest strength of the book is that it teaches conservation planners how to access the vertebrate paleontological record, in order to extract the long-term demographic data that they require. it provides the building blocks required in order to achieve greater integration between palaeo- and neo-ecology and conservation biology .”.
The fossil record contains unique long-term insights into how ecosystems form and function which cannot be determined simply by examining modern systems.
It also provides a record of endangered species through time, which allow us to make conservation decisions based on thousands to millions of years of information. The aim of this book is to demonstrate how. Paleontology in Ecology and Conservation: An Introduction. Julien Louys. Pages Paleontology and Ecology: Their Common Origins and Later Split The aim of this book is to demonstrate how palaeontological data has been or could be incorporated into ecological or conservation scientific studies.
This book will be written by. Paleontology in Ecology and Conservation book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The fossil record contains unique long-term insig 4/5.
This book provides examples of the use of paleontological data in ecology and conservation science and illustrates how the addition of data from the. Paleontology in Ecology and Conservation serves as both a 'how to guide' and provides the current state of knowledge for this type of research.
It highlights the unique and critical insights that can be gained by the inclusion of palaeontological data into modern ecological or conservation studies. ContentsPrice Range: £ - £ Paleontology in Ecology and Conservation by Julien Louys,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(2).
Lee "Paleontology in Ecology and Conservation" por disponible en Rakuten Kobo. The fossil record contains unique long-term insights into how ecosystems form Brand: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. This book provides examples of the use of paleontological data in ecology and conservation science and illustrates how the addition of data from the fossil record can lead to novel insights and developments.
It examines possible future directions in paleoecology and conservation by: 4. Paleontology is the study of past life. The geological record preserves the history of individual organisms, populations, communities, ecosystems and earth systems through millions of years.
This book provides examples of the use of paleontological data in ecology and conservation science and illustrates how the addition of data from the.
Louys (ed.), Paleontology in Ecology and Conservation, Springer Earth System Sciences, DOI /_13, # Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg China. Princeton Asia (Beijing) Consulting Co., Ltd. UnitNUO Centre 2A Jiangtai Road, Chaoyang District BeijingP.R. China Phone: +86 10 Paleontology and ecology: their common origins and later split / David M.
Wilkinson --Ecology needs a paleontological perspective / Julien Louys, David M. Wilkinson, and Laura C. Bishop --Reconciling scale in paleontological and neontological data: dimensions of time, space, and taxonomy / J. Bret Bennington and Myla F.J.
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Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. Paleontology in Ecology and Conservation: The aim of this book is to demonstrate how palaeontological data has been or could be incorporated into ecological or conservation scientific studies.
This book will be written by palaeontologists for modern ecologists and conservation scientists. Manuscripts will fall into one (or a combination) of.
Paleontology is the study of the history of life on Earth as based on s are the remains of plants, animals, fungi, bacteria, and single-celled living things that have been replaced by rock material or impressions of organisms preserved in tologists use fossil remains to understand different aspects of extinct and living organisms.
Summary The record of how natural ecosystems have responded to change in the past rests with the information that can be discerned through studies of paleoecology. Conservation paleobiology encompa.
About this book. Atlas of Trace Fossils in Well Core provides readers with a well-balanced blend of high-quality photographs, figures and accompanying texts on the identification of trace fossils, both in core and in outcrop.
Ichnological data has become increasingly important in sedimentological and paleoenvironmental interpretations, not only in the exploration and. Books in Biological Sciences: Paleobiology, Geology, and Paleontology published or distributed by the University of Chicago Press.
Global Ecology and Conservation (GECCO) is an open access companion title to the leading international journal, Biological covers all sub-disciplines of ecological and conservation science, from theory to practice, from regional to global.
The book's editors, Gregory Dietl, from the Paleontological Research Institution (PRI), in Ithaca, New York, and Karl Flessa, from the University of Arizona, both geoscientists and paleontologists by training, were likely the first scientists to officially propose the new field of conservation .Conservation paleobiology is a new field of basic and applied research of paleontology that seeks to apply the knowledge of the geohistorical record to the conservation and restoration of biodiversity and ecosystem services.
The discipline utilizes paleontological and geological data to develop and test models of how biotas respond to climate and other natural and .Paleontology, also spelled palaeontology or palæontology (/ ˌ p eɪ l i ɒ n ˈ t ɒ l ə dʒ i, ˌ p æ l i-,-ən-/), is the scientific study of life that existed prior to, and sometimes including, the start of the Holocene Epoch (roug years before present).It includes the study of fossils to classify organisms and study interactions with each other and their environments (their.