Download e-book for kindle: All Flesh Is Grass: Plant-Animal Interrelationships: 16 by Joseph Seckbach,Zvy Dubinsky

By Joseph Seckbach,Zvy Dubinsky

ISBN-10: 904819315X

ISBN-13: 9789048193158

ISBN-10: 940073378X

ISBN-13: 9789400733787

This new ebook takes us via a trip from adolescence to fashionable agriculture. The thirty 8 authors current present experiences at the interrelation of plants-animals. This subject has constantly interested guy, as evidenced even by means of the 1st chapters of Genesis. the realm of aqueous and terrestrial fauna seemed on early earth merely after the plants coated the parts with the golf green pigmentation. just about all lifestyles is determined by solar through the photosynthesis of the botanical international. We learn abut the harnessing of bee pollination of plants to make it a vital part of contemporary agriculture recreation. a few crops seduce bugs for pollination through their visual appeal (e.g., disguised orchids appeal to visitors); there's the construction of candy nectar as a bribe in flora to draw bees, butterflies, and honey-sucking birds. a selected impressive phenomena are the carnivorous vegetation that experience constructed trapping and digesting platforms of bugs and better animals.

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