Advances in Marine Biology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780120261512, 9780080463339

Advances in Marine Biology, Volume 50

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Alan Southward Craig Young Lee Fuiman
eBook ISBN: 9780080463339
Hardcover ISBN: 9780120261512
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 8th May 2006
Page Count: 448
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Table of Contents

1) Biology and ecology of the hydrocoral Millepora on coral reefs John B. Lewis

2) The functional value of Caribbean coral reef, seagrass and mangrove habitats to ecosystem processes. Alastair R. Harborne, Peter J. Mumby, Fiorenza Micheli, Christopher T. Perry, Craig P. Dahlgren, Katherine E. Holmes and Daniel R. Brumbaugh

3) Southern Ocean Cephalopods

Martin A. Collins and Paul G. K. Rodhouse

4) Effects of shallow-water hydrothermal venting on biological communities of coastal marine ecosystems of the Western Pacific

V.G. Tarasov


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

  • Includes over 55 tables of descriptive data
  • Covers such topics as coral reefs, southern ocean cephalopods, seagrass and mangrove habitats, and much more
  • 4 reviews authored by experts in their relevant fields of study


Marine biologists, fishery scientists, environmentalists, and ecologists.


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Alan Southward Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Marine Biological Association, Plymouth, U.K.

Craig Young Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Oregon Institute of Marine Biology, U.S.A.

Lee Fuiman Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Texas at Austin, Port Aransas, U.S.A.