|Statement||Ilkka Hanski ; introduction (Otto Kinne).|
|Series||Excellence in ecology -- 14|
|LC Classifications||QH541 .H36 2005|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvii, 307 p. :|
|Number of Pages||307|
|LC Control Number||2007476949|
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