Publisher description for Biogeography : an ecological and evolutionary approach / by C. Barry Cox and Peter D. Moore.

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The latest edition of this highly successful and popular textbook has been completely revised and updated to include the latest developments in biogeography. It offers excellent insight into the multi-disciplinary nature of biogeography, providing the student with a sound historical base, up-to-date factual content and a clear explanation of current controversies.

New chapter on molecular evidence for the interpretation of patterns of biogeography

New section on the biogeography of parasitic diseases

Strong use of references providing a platform for advanced students to follow further debate in the current literature

Balanced treatment of continental biogeography, island biogeography and marine biogeography

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