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Advances in marine biology Volume 8

Author: Frederick S Russell; C M Yonge
Publisher: London : Academic Press, 1970.
Series: Advances in marine biology, 8.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Advances in marine biology. Volume 8.
London ; New York : Academic Press, 1970
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick S Russell; C M Yonge
ISBN: 9780080579313 0080579310 0120261081 9780120261086 1281711047 9781281711045 9786611711047 661171104X
OCLC Number: 646756530
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 481 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Front Cover; Advances in Marine Biology, Volume 8; Copyright Page; Contents; Contributors to Volume 8; Chapter 1. Particulate and Organic Matter in Sea Water; I. Introduction; II. Distribution of Particulate Organic Matter in the Sea; III. Chemical Composition; IV. Experimental Studies of Non-living Particulate Matter; V. General Discussion; VI. References; Chapter 2. Estuarine Fish Farming; I. Introduction; II. Suitability of Estuaries as Sites for Fish Farms; III. The Species Cultured; IV. Sources of Young Fish and Prawns; V. The Food of Cultivated Fish and Prawns VI. Management of Brackish-water FishpondsVII. The Rate of Fish Production; VIII. Profitability; IX. Is There a Future for Estuarine Fish Farming?; X. References; Chapter 3. The Problem of Oil Pollution of the Sea; I. lntroduction; II. Sources and Control; III. Properties of Petroleum Oils; IV. Effects of Oil Pollution; V. Removal of Spilt Oil; VI. Conclusions and Prospects; VII. References; Chapter 4. Scatological Studies of the Bivalvia (Mollusca); I Introduction; II. Material and Techniques; III. Morphology; IV. Biological Significance of the Characteristic Form of Faecal Pellets V. Use of Faecal Pellets as a Systematic IndexVI. Evolutionary Trends of Faecal Pellets; VII. Biodeposition of Suspension Feeding Bivalves; VIII. Bibliography; IX. Plates; Author index; Taxonomic Index; Subject Index; Cumulative Index of Authors; Cumulative Index of Titles
Series Title: Advances in marine biology, 8.
Responsibility: edited by Sir Frederick S. Russell and Sir Maurice Yonge.




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