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Introduction to this LibGuide

An important general concept in ecology science: Ecosystem Services


Table of Contents (Topics in bold are the tabs at top of page)


  • Plant adaptations
    • Pollination ecology (see also "Insects" under Invertebrate Ecology)
    • Leaf and plant morphology adaptations
  • Community ecology
  • Fire ecology
  • Microhabitat ecology
    • Oak galls
    • Lichens
    • Isolated trees and stumps
    • Mima mounds
    • Mosses and other bryophytes
  • Invasive species
    • Scotch broom (Cytisus scoparius)
    • Hairy cat's ear (Hypochaeris radicata)
    • St. John's wort (Hypericum perfoliatum)
    • Invasive grasses
  • Invertebrate ecology
    • Insects (see also "pollination ecology" under Plant Adaptations)
      • Ants
      • Butterflies
    • Tardigrades
    • Nematodes

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LibGuide: Compendium of ECOLOGY source material

The following LibGuide has a sizable set of resources for information that relates to ecology.