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Alien Species and Evolution: The Evolutionary Ecology of Exotic Plants, Animals, Microbes and Interacting Native Species

By: George W Cox

377 pages, Figs

Island Press

Paperback | Jun 2004 | #149229 | ISBN: 1559630094
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Hardback | Dec 2004 | #149230 | ISBN: 1559630086
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Reviews and synthesises emerging information on the evolutionary changes that occur in plants, animals, and microbial organisms when they colonise new geographical areas, and on the evolutionary responses of the native species with which alien species interact.

oCox convincingly makes the case that evolution is central to any understanding of invasions...o --David M. Lodge, Nature

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