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The Resource Bumblebee economics, Bernd Heinrich

Bumblebee economics, Bernd Heinrich

Label
Bumblebee economics
Title
Bumblebee economics
Statement of responsibility
Bernd Heinrich
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heinrich, Bernd
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bumblebees
  • Bioenergetics
  • Insects
Label
Bumblebee economics, Bernd Heinrich
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1979. With a new preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • 5.
  • Heating the nest
  • 6.
  • The heat transfer system
  • 7.
  • Juggling costs and benefits
  • 8.
  • Commuting and foraging movements
  • 9.
  • Foraging optimization by individual initiative
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Competition between species
  • 11.
  • Pollination and energetics
  • 12.
  • Ecology and coevolution
  • App. A.
  • How to rear bumblebees
  • App. B.
  • The bumblebees of North America
  • The colony cycle
  • 2.
  • Economy of the colony
  • 3.
  • The flight machine and its temperature
  • 4.
  • Warming up
Control code
8739096
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xxxv, 245 p. [2] leaves of col. plates
Isbn
9780674016392
Isbn Type
(pbk : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004057656
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2004057656
  • (DLC) 2004057656
Label
Bumblebee economics, Bernd Heinrich
Publication
Note
Originally published: Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1979. With a new preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • 5.
  • Heating the nest
  • 6.
  • The heat transfer system
  • 7.
  • Juggling costs and benefits
  • 8.
  • Commuting and foraging movements
  • 9.
  • Foraging optimization by individual initiative
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Competition between species
  • 11.
  • Pollination and energetics
  • 12.
  • Ecology and coevolution
  • App. A.
  • How to rear bumblebees
  • App. B.
  • The bumblebees of North America
  • The colony cycle
  • 2.
  • Economy of the colony
  • 3.
  • The flight machine and its temperature
  • 4.
  • Warming up
Control code
8739096
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xxxv, 245 p. [2] leaves of col. plates
Isbn
9780674016392
Isbn Type
(pbk : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004057656
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2004057656
  • (DLC) 2004057656

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