Developments in Environmental Biology of Fishes

Evolutionary Ecology of Neotropical Freshwater Fishes

Editors: Zaret, T.M. (Ed.)

Free Preview

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-94-015-7682-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $289.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-90-6193-823-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
Softcover $119.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-90-481-8524-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
About this book

In August of 1980, near the whistlestop of Maltby, Surely, we would plead, the U. S. A. , a wealthy Washington, Don Stewart and I met in my rented nation,can fund our proposal if only as a gesture of house trailer to sketch a proposal to the National support to foreign scientists. Somehow, however, Science Foundation. Our goal was simple: to re­ we seemed to miss deadlines, fall in-between the quest from the Foundation air fare and per diem for cracks, and miss the right connections. It was not approximately 20 Latin American scientists to at­ until May, 1982, several weeks before the proposed tend a workshop entitled the 'Systematics and workshop, that we realized we could not find any Evolutionary Ecology of Neotropical Freshwater funds for bringing Latin American scientists to the Fishes' that would follow the 1982 ASIH (Ameri­ U. S. The programs for the meeting had been can Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists) printed, the meal coupons, banquet tickets, and all meeting. We had presented an initial outline for our the other amenities that come with a professional proposal to a number ofcolleagues in . June of 1980 meeting were ready, but we had no Latin American at the ASIH meeting at Texas Christian University ichthyologists as participants. Some abstracts were in Fort Worth, Texas. The steering committee for being received by the program organizers, but the workshop, consisting of a dozen senior scien­ without U. S.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)
  • Scale-eating in characoids and other fishes

    Pages 9-23

    Sazima, Ivan

  • Grazing responses of tropical freshwater fishes to different scales of variation in their food

    Pages 25-38

    Power, Mary E.

  • Fish communities along environmental gradients in a system of tropical streams

    Pages 39-58

    Angermeier, Paul L. (et al.)

  • Detritivory in neotropical fish communities

    Pages 59-66

    Bowen, Stephen H.

  • The evolutionary ecology of respiratory mode in fishes: an analysis based on the costs of breathing

    Pages 67-80

    Kramer, Donald L.

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-94-015-7682-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $289.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-90-6193-823-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
Softcover $119.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-90-481-8524-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
Loading...

Recommended for you

Loading...

Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Evolutionary Ecology of Neotropical Freshwater Fishes
Editors
  • T.M. Zaret
Series Title
Developments in Environmental Biology of Fishes
Series Volume
3
Copyright
1984
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
eBook ISBN
978-94-015-7682-6
DOI
10.1007/978-94-015-7682-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-90-6193-823-1
Softcover ISBN
978-90-481-8524-5
Series ISSN
0924-5316
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
175
Topics