Search for dissertations about: "inducible defences herbivory compensation Ecology Ekologi"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words inducible defences herbivory compensation Ecology Ekologi.

  1. 1. Plant Inducible Responses to Damage: Evolution and Ecological Implications

    Author : Johannes Järemo; Biologiska institutionen; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; herbivory; inducible defences; compensation; Ecology; Ekologi;

    Abstract : Abstract Inducible plant responses to damage, i.e. inducible defence responses and compensatory growth responses, are theoretically examined in an evolutionary and ecological context. Inducible defences are generally considered to be beneficial under conditions of low risk of herbivory and when initial damage is moderate. READ MORE