Advances in Marine Biology

Advances in Marine Biology

1st Edition - January 28, 1989

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  • Editors: John Blaxter, Bruce Douglas
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080579481

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Volume 25 of this authoritative review series continues the high standard set by the editors in the past. Marine biologists everywhere have come to value and enjoy the wide variety of thought-provoking papers written by invited experts.In this volume are reviews of four animal groups which span the entire range of the marine food chain. The role of parasites in ecology is a growing interest and the parasites of zooplankton are described in detail for the first time. Aspects of thegastropods, cephalopods and fish life are also examined in detail.


Marine biologists, ecologists, and zoologists.

Table of Contents

  • Contributors to Volume 25.
    K.M. Bailey and E.D. Houde, Predation on Eggs and Larvae of Marine Fishes and the Recruitment Problem.
    S.V. Boletsky, Recent Studies on Spawning, Embryonic Development, and Hatching in the Cephalopoda.
    J. Théodorèdes, Parasitology of Zooplankton.
    A.C. Brown, J.M.E Stenton-Dozey, and E.R. Trueman, Sandy-Beach Bivalves and Gastropods: A Comparison between Donax serra and Bullia digitalis.
    Taxonomic Index.
    Subject Index.
    Cumulative Index of Titles.
    Cumulative Index of Authors.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 274
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 1989
  • Published: January 28, 1989
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080579481

About the Serial Volume Editors

John Blaxter

Affiliations and Expertise

Dunstaffnage Marine Research Laboratory, Oban, Scotland

Bruce Douglas

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Maryland, College Park, U.S.A.

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