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A student's guide to the seashore

Author: J D Fish; S Fish
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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"This unique, concise and beautifully-illustrated guide allows students to identify over 650 of the common, widespread animals and seaweeds of the shore. User-friendly dichotomous keys are supported by details of diagnostic features and biology of each species. Now enhanced with 32 pages of colour, this much acclaimed guide is invaluable to students of marine biology at any level. Questions such as how does the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Fish, J.D.
Student's guide to the seashore.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011
(DLC) 2010017271
(OCoLC)609104291
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: J D Fish; S Fish
ISBN: 9780511933271 0511933274 9780511928062 0511928068
OCLC Number: 703151433
Notes: Machine generated contents note: Preface; Acknowledgements for illustrations; Introduction; Design and layout of the book; Illustrated guide to the plants and animals of the shore; Seaweeds; Lichens; Anthophyta; Porifera; Cnidaria; Ctenophora; Platyhelminthes; Nemertea; Priapula; Annelida; Mollusca; Arthropoda; Sipuncula; Echiura; Bryozoa; Phoronida; Echinodermata; Hemichordata; Chordata; Plates; Glossary; Bibliography; Index.
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 527 pages, [32] pages of color plates) : illustrations
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Preface; Acknowledgements for illustrations; Introduction; Design and layout of the book; Illustrated guide to the plants and animals of the shore; Seaweeds; Lichens; Anthophyta; Porifera; Cnidaria; Ctenophora; Platyhelminthes; Nemertea; Priapula; Annelida; Mollusca; Arthropoda; Sipuncula; Echiura; Bryozoa; Phoronida; Echinodermata; Hemichordata; Chordata; Plates; Glossary; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: J.D. Fish and S. Fish.

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A unique, concise, beautifully-illustrated guide to both identification and biology of common and widespread animals and seaweeds of the shore.  Read more...

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'... recommended unreservedly for indoor-based identification work and as a preliminary source of information on the life-cycle and ecology of individual seashore organisms.' The Glasgow Naturalist

 
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