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Florence M. Oxley, Tina M. Waliczek, and Paula S. Williamson

suppresses charismatic seabird: The construction of attitudes towards biodiversity management options Biol. Conserv. 135 256 267 Fischer, A. Young, J.C. 2007 Understanding mental constructs of biodiversity: Implications for biodiversity management and

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Kanin J. Routson, Gayle M. Volk, Christopher M. Richards, Steven E. Smith, Gary Paul Nabhan, and Victoria Wyllie de Echeverria

collection localities (n = 205 with less than 5000-m uncertainty) and M. fusca occurrence records (n = 152 with less than 5000-m uncertainty) from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (2001) . We used 1950–2000 data at a 30-arc second resolution

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Josep Padullés Cubino, Josep Vila Subirós, and Carles Barriocanal Lozano

in low-income neighborhoods have been found to have a utilitarian function, while in high-standing neighborhoods, they mainly have an ornamental function ( Bigirimana et al., 2012 ; Douglas and Lawrence, 2011 ). Vegetal biodiversity. A total of 635

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Lumariz Hernandez Rosario, Juan O. Rodríguez Padilla, Desiree Ramos Martínez, Alejandra Morales Grajales, Joel A. Mercado Reyes, Gabriel J. Veintidós Feliu, Benjamin Van Ee, and Dimuth Siritunga

, Solanum melongena , Solanum lycopersicum , Nicotiana tabacum , and Capsicum annuum , as well as numerous toxic or poisonous species. Puerto Rico is considered a biodiversity hotspot due to its tropical location and the high concentration of endemic

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Kim E. Hummer

cultural landscapes, food biodiversity remains a dynamic set of resources changing through time and space, in response to many natural and cultural factors ( Nabhan, 2009 ). Genetic consequences of reticulate evolution include episodes of introgression and

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Xue-qin Wang, Yuan Huang, and Chun-lin Long

horticulture because of their large and impressive flowers ( Sleumer, 1949 ). Rhododendron 's high diversity and wide geographical range have made it an important genus for fundamental and applied research and biodiversity conservation. However, there was

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Thomas E. Marler, Ross Miller, and Aubrey Moore

their aphid prey at different spatial scales Popul. Ecol. 47 71 76 Stork, N.E. Grimbacher, P.S. 2006 Beetle assemblages from an Australian tropical rainforest show that the canopy and the ground strata contribute equally to biodiversity Proc. Biol. Sci

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Santiago García-Martínez, Adrián Grau, Aranzazu Alonso, Pedro Carbonell, Juan F. Salinas, José A. Cabrera, and Juan J. Ruiz

. Biodiversity Technical Bulletin No 15; Bioversity International, Rome, Italy Tanksley, S.D. Bernachi, D. BeckBunn, T. Emmatty, D. Eshed, Y. Inai, S. Lopez, J. Petiard, V. Sayama, H. Uhlig, J. Zamir, D. 1998 Yield and quality evaluations on a pair of processing

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Jose Linares, Johannes Scholberg, Kenneth Boote, Carlene A. Chase, James J. Ferguson, and Robert McSorley

environmental regulations ( Athearn, 2004 ). Because excessive use of potentially harmful agrochemicals may affect biodiversity, environmental quality, food safety, and farmers' health, there is increased interest in more sustainable production systems

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Susan S. Barton, Rebecca S. Pineo, and Leslie Carter

follow and are managed with an attention to issues such as invasive plant control, storm water management, and biodiversity. At the University of Delaware (UD), the Division of Facilities includes “grounds services” and “planning and construction.” Both