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The Resource Superlative : the biology of extremes, Matthew D. LaPlante

Superlative : the biology of extremes, Matthew D. LaPlante

Label
Superlative : the biology of extremes
Title
Superlative
Title remainder
the biology of extremes
Statement of responsibility
Matthew D. LaPlante
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores extraordinary animals, like the slow-evolving ghost shark and the axolotl, which has the longest-known genome, and discusses what these creatures can teach about humans, Earth, and the universe
Pace
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10778246
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
LaPlante, Matthew D
Dewey number
591
Index
index present
LC call number
QL791
LC item number
.L335 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Animals
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the biology of extremes
Label
Superlative : the biology of extremes, Matthew D. LaPlante
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Nature's best ambassadors -- All things great and tall: How the world's biggest life forms are saving human lives -- All the small things: Why little things have such a big impact on our world -- The old dominion -- Fast times -- Aural sects: How superlative sound helps drive speciation -- The tough get going -- Deadly serious -- Smarter all the time -- Conclusion: The next superlative discovery is yours
Control code
2018048928
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 371 pages
Isbn
9781946885944
Lccn
2018048928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1048939157
Label
Superlative : the biology of extremes, Matthew D. LaPlante
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Nature's best ambassadors -- All things great and tall: How the world's biggest life forms are saving human lives -- All the small things: Why little things have such a big impact on our world -- The old dominion -- Fast times -- Aural sects: How superlative sound helps drive speciation -- The tough get going -- Deadly serious -- Smarter all the time -- Conclusion: The next superlative discovery is yours
Control code
2018048928
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 371 pages
Isbn
9781946885944
Lccn
2018048928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1048939157

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