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Ecophysiology of Desert Arthropods and Reptiles

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Series: Adaptations of Desert Organisms

By: JL Cloudsley-Thompson

203 pages, 77 figs, b/w photos, tables


Hardback | Dec 1991 | #9193 | ISBN: 3540520570
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Contains a new classification of the world's deserts, based upon the type of precipitation and its effect on arthropods and reptiles. There is an account of microclimates, followed by analysis of behavioural and physiological adaptations. An original work, by one of the leading authorities on desert ecosystems.

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