Molluscan Radiation - Lesser Known Branches, 1st Edition

 
Molluscan Radiation - Lesser Known Branches, 1st Edition,Alan Southward,Alan Southward,Lee Fuiman,Paul Tyler,Craig Young,ISBN9780120261420
 
 
 

Advances in Marine Biology

Southward   &   Southward   &   Fuiman   &   Tyler   &   Young   

Academic Press

9780120261420

308

229 X 152

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Hardcover

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Key Features

Key Features
* AMB first published 1963
* This volume presnts a selection of reviews on the biology of lesser-known taxa of the phylum Mollusca, including:
* The mostly diminutive protobranch bivalves
* The slug-like shelled opisthobranchs
* The highly specialized and evolutionarily advanced * Tusk shells
* The beautiful, priceless, yet frustratingly hard-to-collect slit shells.

Description

Volume 42 is a thematic volume with reviews on the biology of four major molluscs. 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.
Advances in Marine Biology is now No. 1 in the highly competitive category of Marine & Freshwater Biology. The 2000 journals citation report from the Institute for Scientific Information shows that Advances in Marine Biology has an Impact Factor of 3.37, the highest in the field.

Readership

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

Alan Southward

Affiliations and Expertise

Marine Biological Association, Plymouth, U.K.

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Alan Southward

Affiliations and Expertise

Marine Biological Association, Plymouth, U.K.

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Lee Fuiman

Affiliations and Expertise

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

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Paul Tyler

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Southampton, U.K.

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Craig Young

Affiliations and Expertise

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

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Molluscan Radiation - Lesser Known Branches, 1st Edition

Protobranch Bivalves
Shelled Opisthobranchs
The Scaphopoda
Pelurotomarioidean Gastropods

Quotes and reviews

"Each of these reviews is complete within its topic."
—THE QUARTERLY REVIEW OF BIOLOGY
 
 
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