Additional Reading

Barbour, M., et al. 1998. Terrestrial plant ecology, 3d ed. Menlo Park, CA: Benjamin/Cummings.

Barbour, M. G., and W. D. Billings. 1998. North American terrestrial vegetation, 2d ed. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Colegate, S. M., and P. R. Dorling (Eds.). 1994. Plant associated toxins: Agricultural, phytochemical and ecological aspects. New York: CAB International.

Cousens, R., and M. Mortimer. 1995. Dynamics of weed populations. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Crawley, M. J. (Ed.). 1997. Plant ecology, 2d ed. Malden, MA: Blackwell Scientific Publications.

Cronk, Q. C. B., and J. L. Fuller. 2001. Plant invaders: The threat to natural ecosystems. Herndon, VA: Stylus Publications.

Jeppesen, E., et al. 1997. The structuring role of submerged macrophytes in lakes. New York: Springer-Verlag.

Jolivet, P. 1998. Interrelationships between insects and plants. Boca Raton, FL: St. Lucie Press.

Koch, G. W., and H. A. Mooney (Eds.). 1995. Carbon dioxide and terrestrial ecosystems. San Diego, CA: Academic Press.

Krochmal, C., and A. Krochmal. 1995. Acid rain: The controversy. Kettering, OH: PPI.

Lerner, H. R. 1999. Plant responses to environmental stress: From phytohormones to genome reorganization. New York: Dekker Marcel.

Mooney, H. A., and G. W. Koch. 1995. Carbon dioxide and terrestrial ecosystems. San Diego, CA: Academic Press.


Narwal, S. S., and P. Tauro. 1999. Allelopathy in agriculture and forestry, 2 vols. Bridgehampton, NY: State Mutual Book & Periodical Service.

Pugnaire, F. I., and F. Valladares (Eds.). 1999. Handbook of functional plant ecology. New York: Dekker Marcel.

Silvertown, J. 1993. Introduction to plant population ecology, 3d ed. New York: Halsted Press.

Wilkinson, R. E. (Ed.). 1994. Plant environment interactions.

New York: Dekker Marcel. Wilson, E. O. 1992. The diversity of life. New York: W. W. Norton & Co.

Wooward, F. I., and D. J. Beerling. 2001. Vegetation and the terrestrial carbon cycle: Modeling the first 400 million years. New York: Cambridge University Press.

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Chaparral Biome Cycles

Fynbos (pronounced "fane-boss"), the name given to the Mediterranean scrub biome in South Africa. Chaparral, discussed in Chapter 25, is the North American representation of this biome. The flowering plant in the foreground is a species of Cotyledon, a member of the Stonecrop Family (Crassulaceae).

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