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Charles Sutherland Elton FRS (29 March 1900 – 1 May 1991) was an English zoologist and animal ecologist. His name is associated with the establishment of modern population and community ecology, including studies of invasive organisms.

Charles Sutherland Elton FRS (29 March 1900 – 1 May 1991) was an English zoologist and animal ecologist. Charles Sutherland Elton was born in Manchester as son of the literary scholar Oliver Elton and children's writer Letitia Maynard Elton (née MacColl). He had one older brother, Geoffrey Elton.

This could equally be a figurative description of plant and animal communi­ ties. The present book seeks to provide a plan of construction of the labyrinth and a few new clues that may help the inquirer to know where he is on the gene­ ral ecological map. In presenting this blue-print of animal communities I have avoided giving long lists of species such as the botanist, with his smaller kingdom, can handle fairly well. Meadow biological classification forest fungi plant structure system water.

Charles S. Elton’s (1958) book The ecology of invasions. the bias in favour of animals does not substan-. tially reduce the generality of his conclusions. The book presents a ‘big picture’ synopsis. by animals and plants is recognized as the. starting point for focused scientifi c attention. on biological invasions.

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by. Elton, Charles S. (Charles Sutherland), 1900-. New York, Macmillan Co. Collection. biodiversity; MBLWHOI; blc; americana. Elton was one of the founders of ecology, who also established and led Oxford University's Bureau of Animal . Elton was one of the founders of ecology, who also established and led Oxford University's Bureau of Animal Population. His work has influenced generations of ecologists and zoologists, and his publications remain central to the literature in modern biology. History has caught up with Charles Elton's foresight, and The Ecology of Invasions can now be seen as one of the central scientific books of our century. -David Quammen, from the Foreword to Killer Algae: The True Tale of a Biological Invasion.

Elton was educated first at Liverpool College and then at New College, Oxford, from which he graduated with first-class honours in zoology in 1922.

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Home Elton, Charles S. The Pattern of Animal Communities. We also sell by issuing catalogues 3 or 4 times a year. Published by Pub. Methuen. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association (ABA). rden Bookseller The Nursery, Forest Road, Hay-on-Wye,. Elton’s (1958) book The ecology of invasions by animals and plants is recognized as the starting point for focused scientic attention on biological invasions. It is still regularly cited – at least 117 times a year since 2000. Like invasions themselves, the growth of publications on invasions has been explosive. The lofty status and longevity of Elton’s book is perhaps surprising, given the style of the writing. It is essentially a short popular science book that grew from a series of radio talks on the BBC in 1957. What in-gredients have made it so inuential and does it deserve this status?

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The Pattern of Animal Communities download epub
Author: Charles S. Elton
ISBN: 0416412807
Category: No category
Language: English
Publisher: Methuen & Co Ltd; 1st Edition. edition (1966)
Pages: 440 pages