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by Shadwick, Robert E.
<i> <p>Fish Physiology: Physiology of Elasmobranch Fishes, Volume 34A</i> is a useful reference for fish physiologists, biologists, ecologists, and conservation biologists. Following an increase in research on elasmobranchs due to the plight of ...eBook
A Collection of Selected Reviews, Two-Volume Set
by Saber Saleuddin & Spencer Mukai
<p><strong>Physiology of Molluscs: A Collection of Selected Reviews</strong> is an informative two-volume sent that brings together some of the most important recent and unique developments in molluscan physiology.</p> <p>Volume One focuses on ...eBook
by de Almeida, Eduardo Alves
<P>The tropical zone contains the highest diversity of fish species on the planet. Many of these species are being continuously exposed to pollutants that pose serious hazards to fish health thereby posing serious risks for entire fish ...eBook
by L.A. Kuderskii
<p>This text analyzes the structure of fish populations in inland reservoirs, based on absolute values of their mass. The structure of population and its changes have been examined in seven fish species from small lakes, two from large lakes andeBook
by Michael J. Kennish
<p>This extensive handbook presents up-to-date coverage of significant developments in estuarine and marine pollution. Multidisciplinary in approach, Practical Handbook of Estuarine and Marine Pollution is an essential resource for anyone ...eBook
by Kunihiko Shigeno
<p>First published in 1984. CRC Press is an imprint of Taylor & Francis.</p> ...eBook
by Pandian, T. J.
<P>Dating back to the early Cambrian period, crustaceans had ample time to undertake endless experimentation with form and function. Today, no other group of plants or animals on the planet exhibit the range of morphological diversity seen amongeBook
by T. J. Pandian
<p>Echinoderms and prochordates occupy a key position in vertebrate evolution. The genomes of sea urchin share 70% homology with humans. Researches on cell cycle in sea urchin and phagocytosis in asteroids have fetched Nobel Prizes. In this ...eBook
by Simon, Thomas P.
Knowledge of the early life stages of fishes is crucial for the effective monitoring and management of fish populations and habitats, and the evaluation of environmental impacts and recovery of endangered species. Unfortunately, the proper ...eBook
by Hunter, III, William
<P>A multidisciplinary subject, the study of fisheries science includes the biological study of life, habits, and breeding of various species of fish. It also involves farming and husbandry of important fishes and aquatic organisms in fresh ...eBook
by Susan Ewing
<p><strong>A prehistoric mystery. A fossil so mesmerizing that it boggled the minds of scientists for more than a century—until a motley crew of modern day shark fanatics decided to try to bring the monster-predator back to ...eBook
by Hance D. Smith, Juan Luis Suárez de Vivero & Tundi S. Agardy
<p>This comprehensive handbook provides a global overview of ocean resources and management by focusing on critical issues relating to human development and the marine environment, their interrelationships as expressed through the uses of the ...eBook
by Bortone, Stephen A.
Seagrasses are becoming widely used as in situ indicators of the relative health and condition of subtropical and tropical estuarine ecosystems. To permit meaningful management of our estuaries, there is clearly a need to develop and refine wayseBook
by Pandian, T. J.
<P>This book is the first to report that research in allogenics/xenogenics has conclusively shown that fishes have retained bisexual potency even after sexual maturity and spermiation. The XY genotype found in the unexpected female phenotypes ...eBook
Our Intimate Connection with Sex-Changing Fish, Romantic Lobsters, Kinky Squid, and Other Salty Erotica of the Deep
by Marah J. Hardt
<p><strong>An Oprah.com "Best Book for National Reading Month"</strong></p> <p>Forget the Kama Sutra. When it comes to inventive sex acts, just look to the sea. There we find the elaborate mating rituals of armored lobsters; giant ...eBook
by Tim Grollimund
<p>"An interesting aspect of the snook population is documented in the telemetry study from the FWC Fish and Wildlife Research Institute. They acoustically tagged 30 snook in the 9-square mile Banana River No-Take Reserve near Kennedy Space ...eBook
by A.M. Alikhan
<p>This text contains the papers of a meeting on American isopods, the only crustacean group with representatives in all terrestrial ecosystems ranging from the sea shore to the desert. Due to such adaptibility, this group can be seen as a modeleBook
by Martin A. Moe Jr
<p>The book that helped launch 1000 marine aquariums (and many more) is coming back greatly expanded in five ebook volumes. Martin A. Moe, Jr. is releasing The (New) Marine Aquarium Reference Volume I: The Chemical Environment in May of 2014. ...eBook
by Lavalli, Kari L.
Written by international experts, The Biology and Fisheries of the Slipper Lobster provides comprehensive coverage of the known biology, ecology, behavior, physiology, evolutionary history, and genetics of the numerous species in the family ...eBook
by Patzner, Robert A
Blennies are diverse group of bony fishes found around the globe. Most blennies are small and somewhat difficult to identify, so until recently these fish did not occupy the interests of many ichthyologists and even fewer ecologists. With nearlyeBook