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Beneath New Zealand seas

Author: Wade Doak
Publisher: Wellington [N.Z.] : A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1971.
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"...In "Beneath New Zealand seas" Wade Doak ... takes us on a fascinating tour of the steep cliff walls of the Poor Knights Islands on which are represented most of the known life forms of the temperate continental shelf. We pass down from the sponges and algae near the surface through the forests of marine plants to the black coral and myriad animals of the deep. The various marine plants and animals are offered in  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Doak, Wade.
Beneath New Zealand seas.
Wellington, A.H. & A.W. Reed [1971]
(OCoLC)595508871
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wade Doak
ISBN: 0589004638 9780589004637
OCLC Number: 1323087
Description: 112, [1] pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 18 x 19 cm
Contents: The last frontier --
Sea plants --
Communities without feeling --
Stinging threads --
Comb bearers --
Three phyla of worms --
Little boxes (phylum bryozoa) --
Soft bodies (phylum mollusca) --
Jointed feet (phylum arthropoda) --
Spiny skins (phylum enchinodermata) --
Sea flasks (phylum chordata) --
Fishes (phylum chordata)
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"...In "Beneath New Zealand seas" Wade Doak ... takes us on a fascinating tour of the steep cliff walls of the Poor Knights Islands on which are represented most of the known life forms of the temperate continental shelf. We pass down from the sponges and algae near the surface through the forests of marine plants to the black coral and myriad animals of the deep. The various marine plants and animals are offered in dazzling full colour photographs accompanied by an enthusiastic, scientifically impeccable text." -- Inside front cover.

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