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Taxonomy & systematics books

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Knowledge Representation in Systematic Biology by Nico M. Franz Knowledge Representation in Systematic Biology

Novel and diverse logic-based applications are becoming more available to systematists. This book provides an updated, open-minded characterization of the boundaries of logic in systematics, including an accessible overview of several endeavors such as Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KRR), Open...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/03/2017

Species and Speciation in the Fossil Record by Warren D. Allmon Species and Speciation in the Fossil Record

Although the species is one of the fundamental units of biological classification, there is remarkably little consensus among biologists about what defines a species, even within distinct sub-disciplines. The literature of paleobiology, in particular, is littered with qualifiers and cautions...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2016

Biological Classification A Philosophical Introduction by Richard A. (University of Alabama) Richards Biological Classification A Philosophical Introduction

This book is a comprehensive introduction to the philosophical foundations and development of modern biological classification.
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/09/2016

Biological Classification A Philosophical Introduction by Richard A. (University of Alabama) Richards Biological Classification A Philosophical Introduction

This book is a comprehensive introduction to the philosophical foundations and development of modern biological classification.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2016

The Future of Phylogenetic Systematics The Legacy of Willi Hennig by David Williams The Future of Phylogenetic Systematics The Legacy of Willi Hennig

This book documents Willi Hennig's founding of phylogenetic systematics and the relevancy of his work for the future of cladistics.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/07/2016

Guide d'identification des Arbres du Mali by Moctar Sacande, Sidi Sanogo, Henk Beentje Guide d'identification des Arbres du Mali
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This book is an essential reference for anyone required to know and recognize the woody flora of the forests of Mali.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/05/2016

Phenotypes and Genotypes The Search for Influential Genes by Florian Frommlet, Malgorzata Bogdan, David Ramsey Phenotypes and Genotypes The Search for Influential Genes
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This book explores association mapping in experimental populations and genome-wide association studies (GWAS), emphasizing methods based on modifications of Bayesian information criterion, for handling testing problems in large-scale scans for trait loci.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/02/2016

Plant-Microbe Interactions by K. Ramasamy Plant-Microbe Interactions

Plants constitute an excellent ecosystem for microorganisms. The environmental conditions differ considerably between the highly variable aerial plant part and the more stable root system. Microbes interact with plant tissues and cells with different degrees of dependence. The most interesting...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/05/2015

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What are Species? by Brent D. Mishler What are Species?

This book is an extended argument for abandoning the various single concepts and the species rank. The author proposes that the rank of species be replaced by a pluralistic view. In such taxonomy, the smallest identifiable lineages would be used...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Principles of Animal Taxonomy by Ashok Verma Principles of Animal Taxonomy

PRINCIPLES OF ANIMAL TAXONOMY portrays the scientific quest regarding nomenclature, identification, interrelationship of different groups of animals along with different aspects of taxonomy from Linnaeus to present day Aspects related with biodiversity, information retrieval, collection and preservation of animals along...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/03/2015

The Species Problem A Philosophical Analysis by Richard A. (University of Alabama) Richards The Species Problem A Philosophical Analysis

Richards surveys the history of thinking about species to understand the origin of the problem, and provides an innovative solution.
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/02/2015

Descriptive Taxonomy The Foundation of Biodiversity Research by Mark F. Watson Descriptive Taxonomy The Foundation of Biodiversity Research

Taking a multidisciplinary approach, this book explores how new technologies are facilitating more effective collection and dissemination of taxonomic data.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/01/2015

Genera Orchidacearum Volume 6 Epidendroideae (Part 3) by Alec M. (Sainsbury Orchid Fellow, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew) Pridgeon Genera Orchidacearum Volume 6 Epidendroideae (Part 3)
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This sixth and final volume in the Genera Orchidacearum series treats 140 genera in tribes Dendrobieae and Vandeae of the largest subfamily, Epidendroideae, including some of the showiest orchids often used in hybridizing.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/02/2014

Plant Toxonomy and Biosystematics Classical and Modern Methods by T.S. Rana Plant Toxonomy and Biosystematics Classical and Modern Methods

The basic aim of this manual is to provide useful resource materials for training young students and faculties working in the area of plant systematics. The manual provides updated information on basic as well as applied aspects of plant systematics...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2014

Principles and Techniques of Contemporary Taxonomy by Donald L. J. Quicke Principles and Techniques of Contemporary Taxonomy

Taxonomy is an ever-changing, controversial and exCitmg field of biology. These changes are not only of interest to other taxonomists, but have far reaching implications for much of the rest of biology, and they have the potential to reshape a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/04/2013

Barcoding Nature Shifting Cultures of Taxonomy in an Age of Biodiversity Loss by Claire (University of Lancaster, UK) Waterton, Rebecca (University of Lancaster, UK) Ellis, Brian (University of Lancast Wynne Barcoding Nature Shifting Cultures of Taxonomy in an Age of Biodiversity Loss
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Format: Hardback - Released: 23/04/2013

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