Advances in Marine Biology

Series Editor:

  • D.W. Sims, Marine Biological Association Laboratory, Plymouth, UK

Advances in Marine Biology was first published in 1963 under the founding editorship of Sir Frederick S. Russell, FRS. Now edited by D.W. Sims, with an internationally renowned Editorial Board, the serial publishes in-depth and up-to-date reviews on a wide range of topics that will appeal to postgraduates and researchers in marine biology, fisheries science, ecology, zoology, and biological oceanography. Eclectic volumes in the series are supplemented by thematic volumes on such topics as The Biology of Calanoid Copepods.
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Advances in Marine Biology was first published in 1963 under the founding editorship of Sir Frederick S. Russell, FRS. Now edited by D.W. Sims (Marine Biological Association Laboratory, Plymouth, UK), with an internationally renowned Editorial Board, the serial publishes in-depth and up-to-date reviews on a wide range of topics which will appeal to postgraduates and researchers in marine biology, fisheries science, ecology, zoology, and biological oceanography. Eclectic volumes in the series are supplemented by thematic volumes on such topics as The Biology of Calanoid Copepods.

 

Book information

  • Published: October 2008
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374351-0


Table of Contents

Maternal Effects in Fish PopulationsSexual Segregation Behaviour in Marine Fish, Turtles, Birds and Mammals: Patterns, Mechanisms and Conservation ImplicationsSieving a Living: A Review of the Ecology, Behaviour and Biology of the Plankton-Feeding Basking SharkSusceptibility of Global Chondrichthyan Biodiversity to Extinction