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

By Joseph Seckbach,Zvy Dubinsky

This new e-book takes us via a trip from adolescence to fashionable agriculture. The thirty 8 authors current present stories at the interrelation of plants-animals. This subject has regularly involved guy, as evidenced even by way of the 1st chapters of Genesis. the realm of aqueous and terrestrial fauna seemed on early earth basically after the vegetation lined the components with the golf green pigmentation. just about all lifestyles is dependent upon solar through the photosynthesis of the botanical international. We learn abut the harnessing of bee pollination of vegetation to make it an integral part of recent agriculture exercise. a few crops seduce bugs for pollination through their visual appeal (e.g., disguised orchids attract visitors); there's the construction of candy nectar as a bribe in plant life to draw bees, butterflies, and honey-sucking birds. a specific extraordinary phenomena are the carnivorous crops that experience built trapping and digesting structures of bugs and better animals.

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