skip to primary navigation skip to content
 

 

You are not currently logged in

SPRI library catalogue

View a record

Please note: You are viewing the legacy database of the Scott Polar Research Institute Library catalogue. It is no longer being updated, so does not reliably reflect our current library holdings.

Please search for material in iDiscover for up-to-date information about the library collection.


Record #199628:

Life at extremes: environments, organisms and strategies for survival / Elanor M. Bell, ed.

Title: Life at extremes: environments, organisms and strategies for survival / Elanor M. Bell, ed.
Author(s): Bell, Elanor M.,
Thomas, David N.
Pearce, David.
Sattler, Birgit.
Bagshaw, Elizabeth.
Convey, Peter.
Bell, Elanor M.
Barnes, David K. A.
Laybourn-Parry, Johanna.
Hogg, Ian D.
Newsham, Kevin K.
Gómez, Felipe.
Date: 2012.
Publisher: Wallingford: Centre for Agricultural Bioscience International (CABI)
Abstract: Overview of life forms in inhospitable environments, presented in 27 chapters which examine ecological, biological and biogeochemical challenges faced by higher-level plants and animals, microorganisms and viruses. Discusses unifying themes between environments; life in areas of rapid seasonal fluctuation; and impacts of climate change and human activities.
Keywords: 574 -- Ecology.
574.2 -- Organisms, influence of environment.
574.2.045 -- Organisms, influence of temperature.
536.48 -- Low temperature phenomena in living things.
574.23 -- Habitat conditions, extreme.
58 -- Botany.
59 -- Zoology.
579 -- Microbiology and bacteriology.
550.47 -- Biogeochemistry.
551.588 -- Climate, effect of man and environment.
F -- Biological sciences.
(*2) -- Polar regions.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: 574.2.045 : 536.48[2012]
ISBN: 9781845938147
SPRI record no.: 199628

MARCXML

LDR 02467nam#a2200000#a#4500
001 SPRI-199628
005 20221007005424.0
007 ta
008 221007s2012####enkab##|#####|0||#0#eng#d
020 ## ‡a9781845938147
035 ## ‡aSPRI-199628
040 ## ‡aUkCU-P‡beng‡eaacr
245 00 ‡aLife at extremes :‡benvironments, organisms and strategies for survival /‡cElanor M. Bell, ed.
260 ## ‡aWallingford :‡bCentre for Agricultural Bioscience International (CABI),‡c2012.
300 ## ‡axxii, 554 p. :‡bill., diags., tables, maps ;‡c25 cm.
520 3# ‡aOverview of life forms in inhospitable environments, presented in 27 chapters which examine ecological, biological and biogeochemical challenges faced by higher-level plants and animals, microorganisms and viruses. Discusses unifying themes between environments; life in areas of rapid seasonal fluctuation; and impacts of climate change and human activities.
541 0# ‡aStone, Ian (gift)‡5UkCU-P
650 07 ‡a574 -- Ecology.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a574.2 -- Organisms, influence of environment.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a574.2.045 -- Organisms, influence of temperature.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a536.48 -- Low temperature phenomena in living things.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a574.23 -- Habitat conditions, extreme.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a58 -- Botany.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a59 -- Zoology.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a579 -- Microbiology and bacteriology.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a550.47 -- Biogeochemistry.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a551.588 -- Climate, effect of man and environment.‡2udc
650 07 ‡aF -- Biological sciences.‡2local
651 #7 ‡a(*2) -- Polar regions.‡2udc
651 #7 ‡a(*3) -- Arctic regions.‡2udc
651 #7 ‡a(*7) -- Antarctic regions.‡2udc
700 1# ‡aBell, Elanor M.,‡eeditor.
700 12 ‡aThomas, David N.‡tSea Ice.
700 12 ‡aPearce, David.‡tSubglacial lakes.
700 12 ‡aSattler, Birgit.‡tCold Alpine regions.
700 12 ‡aBagshaw, Elizabeth.‡tGlacier surface habitats.
700 12 ‡aConvey, Peter.‡tPolar terrestrial environments.
700 12 ‡aBell, Elanor M.‡tWhat are extreme environments and what lives in them?.
700 12 ‡aBarnes, David K. A.‡tPolar Marine Ecosystems.
700 12 ‡aLaybourn-Parry, Johanna.‡tHigh altitude and latitude lakes.
700 12 ‡aHogg, Ian D.‡tPolar deserts.
700 12 ‡aNewsham, Kevin K.‡tHigh ultraviolet radiation environments.
700 12 ‡aGómez, Felipe.‡tExtreme environments on earth as analogues for life on other planets : astrobiology.
852 7# ‡2camdept‡bSCO‡cSPRI-SHF‡h574.2.045 : 536.48[2012]‡9Create 1 item record‡0Migrate
876 ## ‡zReviewed by Andrew Clarke in Antarctic Science, 2013, 25(3) :470
916 ## ‡a146266 -- 2012/07/03 -- HS
917 ## ‡aUnenhanced record from Muscat, imported 2019
948 3# ‡a20221007 ‡bHS