Description

Advances in Marine Biology was first published in 1963. Now edited by A.J. Southward (Marine Biological Association, UK), P.A. Tyler (Southampton Oceanography Association, UK), C.M. Young (Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution, USA) and L.A. Fuiman (University of Texas, USA), 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, oceanography. Eclectic volumes in the series are supplemented by thematic volumes on such topics as The Biology of Calanoid Copepods.

Key Features

* Rated "Number 1" in the highly competitive category of Marine & Freshwater Biology by ISI in the 2000 ISI journals citation report
* Maintains an Impact Factor of 3.37, the highest in the field
* Series features over 35 years of coverage of research

Readership

Postgraduates and researchers in marine biology, fisheries science, ecology, zoology, oceanography

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
Terminology
Brief Overview of Reproductive Features

2. Gametogenesis
General Note
Correlation with Exogenous Factors
Endogenous Mediation

3. Spawning
General Note
Correlation with Exogenous Factors
Evidence from Spatial and Inter-Annual Variation
Endogenous Mediation

4. Discussion
Methodological Considerations
Insights from the Deep Sea
Emerging Trends and Future Research

Appendix

 

 

Details

No. of pages:
320
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123749598
Electronic ISBN:
9780080959665