The Theory of Island Biogeography - MacArthur, Robert H, and Wilson, Edward Osborne (Preface by)

Develops a general theory to explain the facts of island biogeography which builds on the first principles of population ecology and genetics to explain how distance and area combine to regulate the balance between immigration and extinction in island populations.

The Theory of Island Biogeography 2001, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691088365

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