Biomechanics

A Mechanical Approach to the Ecology of Animals and Plants

Edited by

Anthony Herrel Thomas Speck Nicholas P. Rowe

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Ecology and biomechanics : a mechanical approach to the ecology of animals and plants / editors, Anthony Herrel, Thomas Speck, Nicholas Rowe. p. cm.

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1. Ecology. 2. Biomechanics. I. Herrel, Anthony. II. Speck, Thomas. III. Rowe, Nicholas P. QH541.14.E243 2006

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