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Chemical Ecology of Plants

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Published by Birkhäuser Basel .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Applied ecology,
  • Microbiology (non-medical),
  • Plant ecology,
  • Plant physiology,
  • Life Sciences - Anatomy & Physiology,
  • Allelopathy,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Life Sciences - Botany,
  • Ecology,
  • Flowers,
  • Microbiology,
  • Science / Botany,
  • Allelopathic agents,
  • Allelochemicals,
  • Plant chemical ecology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsInderjit (Editor), Azim U. Mallik (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9090634M
    ISBN 103764365358
    ISBN 109783764365356

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Apart from plant growth, allelochemicals also may influence nutrient dynamics, mycorrhizae, soil chemical characteristics, and microbial ecology. Synergistic action of various factors may better explain plant growth and distribution in natural systems.

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Chemical ecology illustrates the working of the biological network by means of chemical analyses. Recent advances in analytical technology have opened the way to a better understanding of the more complicated and abyssal interactions of insects with other organisms including plants and prosportsfandom.com: CRC Press.

The book emphasizes the role of allelochemicals in shaping the structure of plant communities in a broader ecological perspective. Readers will gain a unique perspective on plant allelochemicals research by a multifaceted approach to understand the role of these compounds. Allelopathy Plant physiology chemical ecology ecology ecosystem.

This book will be of value to chemical ecologists and researchers and biochemists. Show less Chemical Ecology contains a series of lectures presented in the fall of at State University of New York College of Forestry at Syracuse University.

Most lepidopteran families appeared in the Jurassic period and co-evolved alongside angiosperms (flowering plants); plants evolved chemical defenses against lepidopteran herbivorous attacks, which was closely followed by biochemical adaptation in herbivores, and the newly evolved detoxification mechanism resulted in the adaptive radiation of lepidopteran prosportsfandom.com: Naoko Yoshinaga, Naoki Mori.

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Chemical Ecology of Insects: Applications and Associations with Plants and Microbes - CRC Press Book Insects have evolved very unique and interesting tactics using chemical signals to survive.

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Such relationships, often adaptively important, comprise the oldest of communication systems in terrestrial and aquatic environments.

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Flavonoids are natural products widely distributed in the plant kingdom and form one of the main classes of secondary metabolites. They display a large range of structures and ecological significance (e.g., such as the colored pigments in many flower petals), serve as chemotaxonomic marker compounds and have a variety of biological prosportsfandom.com by: 1.

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