Mycorrhizal Ecology Paperback / softback
Edited by Marcel G.A. van der Heijden, I.R. Sanders
Part of the Ecological Studies series
This multi-authored book gives an overview of recent advances and breakthroughs in the field of mycorrhizal ecology.
The text elucidates mechanisms that determine plant biodiversity - a prerequisite to ensuring successful management for the conservation and restoration of ecosystems.
Topics covered include: all the major mycorrhizal types, plant population biology, multitrophic interactions, biological diversity, ecosystem functioning, global change and evolution.
This volume shows that collaboration in the rhizosphere is essential for plants, microbes, plant communities and ecosystems.
It has been written with ecologists in mind, giving them easy access to an understanding of how these important interactions could shape our ecosystems.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 471 pages, 16 Tables, black and white; XXIV, 471 p.
- Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K
- Publication Date: 23/01/2003
- Category: Microbiology (non-medical)
- ISBN: 9783540002048