Download PDF by Joseph Seckbach,Zvy Dubinsky: All Flesh Is Grass: Plant-Animal Interrelationships: 16

By Joseph Seckbach,Zvy Dubinsky

ISBN-10: 904819315X

ISBN-13: 9789048193158

ISBN-10: 940073378X

ISBN-13: 9789400733787

This new e-book takes us via a trip from youth to fashionable agriculture. The thirty 8 authors current present experiences at the interrelation of plants-animals. This subject has regularly involved guy, as evidenced even by way of the 1st chapters of Genesis. the area of aqueous and terrestrial fauna seemed on early earth basically after the plant life coated the parts with the fairway pigmentation. just about all existence relies on sun through the photosynthesis of the botanical global. We learn abut the harnessing of bee pollination of plants to make it a vital part of recent agriculture recreation. a few crops seduce bugs for pollination via 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 specific impressive phenomena are the carnivorous crops that experience built trapping and digesting structures of bugs and better animals.

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