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Sensory ecology, behaviour, and evolution / Martin Stevens.

Author:
Stevens, Martin, 1982- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Εdition:
First edition.
Description:
xii, 247 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-242) and index.
Contents:
1. Introduction -- Sensory ecology, information, and decision-making -- 2. Sensory processing -- Sensing the world -- Encoding information -- Sensory systems: trade-offs, costs, and sensory integration -- 3. Communication -- Signaling and communication -- Multimodal signals and communication -- Trade-offs and costs in signalling -- Deception, mimicry, and sensory exploitation -- 4. Diversification and divergence -- Arms races, coevolution, and diversification -- Adapting to the environment -- Divergence, sensory drive, and speciation -- 5. Conclusions -- Concluding remarks.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Sensory ecology, behavior, and evolution
ISBN:
  • 9780199601776 (hbk.)
  • 0199601771 (hbk.)
  • 9780199601783 (pbk.)
  • 019960178X (pbk.)
  • 019165146X
  • 9780191651465
LCCN:
2012554461
OCLC:
812257233
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