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Photoperiodism

The Biological Calendar

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This book examines the role of photoperiod (day length) in timing seasonal adaptations in plants, invertebrates, and vertebrates, and is the first to present such a broad perspective on the subject in quite some time. The current literature is distinctly separated among researchers working with these different taxa, resulting in inefficiency and redundancies. The field is poised to make rapid progress in the understanding of seasonal clocks at all levels of analysis, and Photoperiodism brings together experts working in disparate areas to stimulate conversation among investigators from all related disciplines. At the end of the book, the three editors analyze common themes in photoperiod time measurement across taxa, as well as common and dissimilar approaches to the study of photoperiodism, and propose future directions in research on photoperiodic time measurement.

Author Biography

Randy J. Nelson is a Distinguished University Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Ohio State University. David L. Denlinger is a Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Entomology at the Ohio State University. David E. Somers is an Associate Professor in the Department of Plant Cellular and Molecular Biology at the Ohio State University.
Release date Australia
February 4th, 2010
Contributors
Edited by David E. Somers Edited by David L. Denlinger Edited by Randy J. Nelson
Country of Publication
United States
Illustrations
17 black and white halftones, 95 line illustrations
Imprint
Oxford University Press Inc
Pages
600
Dimensions
164x243x35
ISBN-13
9780195335903
Product ID
3488226

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