Table of Contents for The Beauty and the Beast: The Coevolution of Plants and Animals

Acknowledgments vii
Mutual Injury, Mutual Aid: Patterns in Coevolution 1
Self-Defense: Barbed Wire and Bodyguards 9
Self-Defense: Fleeing from the Wrath to Come 25
Self-Defense: Repellents, Poisons, and Contraceptives 33
Self-Defense: One Man's Meat Is Another Man's Poison 53
Lilies of the Field: Flowers and Cross-Pollination 75
How Doth the Little Busy Bee: Honeybees, Bumblebees, and Wasps as Pollinators 99
Hummers, Creepers, and Fly-by-Nights: Warm-Blooded Pollinators 119
Children, Go Where I Send Thee: Animal-Aided Plant Dispersal 139
Whither Thou Goest: Long-Term Animal-Plant Symbioses 161
Further Reading 177
Index 205