The Galápagos : proceedings of the symposia of the Galápagos International Scientific Project / edited by Robert I. Bowman.

; Galápagos International Scientific Project (University of California, Berkeley. University Extension)
Berkeley : University of California Press, 1966.

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Other Authors Bowman, Robert I.
Galápagos International Scientific Project (University of California, Berkeley. University Extension)
Subjects Biological Evolution -- Ecuador -- Congresses.
Biology -- Ecuador -- Congresses.
Forschungsprojekt.
Galapagos Islands.
Galápagosinseln.
Kongress.
Natural history -- Galapagos Islands.
Natural history.
Sciences naturelles -- Galápagos -- Congrès.
Description xvii, 318 pages : illustrations
Copyright Date 1966.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Charles Darwin : Galápagos and after / Sir Julian Huxley -- Animal evolution on islands / Alden H. Miller -- Insular adaptive radiation among birds / Dean Amadon -- Behavior studies of animals in their natural environment / Niko Tinbergen -- Interaction of physiology and behavior under natural conditions / George A. Bartholomew -- Variation and adaptation in Galápagos plants / G. Ledyard Stebbins -- The oceanic volcanic island ecosystem / F. Raymond Fosberg -- Geology of the Galápagos Islands / Howel Williams -- Petrology of the Galápagos Islands / Alexander R. McBirney and Ken-ichiro Aoki -- Continental drift in the Southern Hemisphere / Allan Cox -- Study of a soil sequence on Indefatigable Island / Jacques Laruelle -- The climatological setting of the Galápagos / Clarence E. Palmer and Robert L. Pyle -- The oceanographic setting of the Galápagos / Warren S. Wooster and Joel W. Hedgpeth -- Factors influencing the zoogeographic affinities of Galápagos inshore marine fauna / Donald P. Abbott -- Coelenterates, especially stony corals, from the Galápagos and Cocos Islands / J. Wyatt Durham -- The macromolecular toxin of sea anemones (Coelenterata) / Edgar J. Martin -- Zoogeographic affinities of the Balanomorpha (Cirripedia: Thoracica) of the eastern Pacific / Victor A. Zullo -- Distribution of marine wood-boring organisms in the tropical eastern Pacific Ocean / Robert C. Miller -- Status of our knowledge of the Galápagos benthic marine algal flora prior to the Galápagos International Scientific Project / Paul C. Silva -- The symbiosis between tropical sea anemones and fishes : a review / Richard N. Mariscal -- The origins and affinities of the Galápagos shorefishes / Boyd W. Walker -- Origins and relationships of the flora of the Galápagos Islands / Ira L. Wiggins -- Botany of Cocos Island, Costa Rica / Luis A. Fournier -- Preliminary list of plants from Cocos Island / Raymond Fosberg and W.L. Klawe -- Lichenology and bryology in the Galápagos Islands, with check lists of the lichens and broyphytes thus far reported / William A. Weber -- Problems on the origin, dispersal, and establishment of the Galápagos cottons / Stanley G. Stephens and Charles M. Rick -- Cacti in the Galápagos Islands, with special reference to their relations with tortoises / E. Yale Dawson -- Some plant-animal relations on the Galápagos Islands / Charles M. Rick -- Pollinating insects of the Galápagos Islands / E. Gorton Linsley -- Evolution of orsilline insect faunas on oceanic islands (Hemiptera, Lygaeidae) / Robert L. Usinger and Peter D. Ashlock -- Evolutionary problems of mite-host specificity and its relevance to studies on Galápagos organisms / Paul H. Vercammen-Grandjean -- Land snails of the Galápagos / Allyn G. Smith -- The Galápagos tortoises, Geochelone Fitzinger 1835 (Testudo Linnaeus 1758 in part) / John D. Hendrickson -- Influence of the parietal eye on activity in lizards / Robert C. Stebbins and Daniel C. Wilhoft -- Comparative behavior of the Galápagos lava lizards (Tropidurus) / Charles C. Carpenter -- Species and individual variations in iodine metabolism / Jerold M. Lowenstein and Francis S. Greenspan -- Evolutionary aspects of the mammalian fauna of the Galápagos / Robert T. Orr -- Problems of conservation and economic development of the Galápagos / Misael Acosta-Solís -- Economic resources of the Galápagos Islands / Carl B. Koford -- Possible utilization of solar energy on the Galápagos Islands / Farrington Daniels.
Geographic Area Galapagos Islands
Network Numbers (OCoLC)550156
(OCoLC)ocm00550156
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