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Zooplankton of the South Atlantic Ocean

By: Boltovskoy, Demetrio (editor)

Price: £119.95

Inventory number: 003373


2005. Biodiversity DVD.Zooplankton of the South Atlantic Ocean is a unique taxonomic reference work covering almost 2,600 plankton species occurring in the South Atlantic Ocean.These are classified under 1,300 higher taxa, such as the Medusae, Siphonophorae, Ctenophora, Chaetognatha, planktonic Tunicata and Polychaeta, pelagic Gastropoda and Cephalopoda, and a vast group of planktonic Crustacea. Fifteen of the 28 higher-level groups treated have new inter... View more info

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Desmids of the Lowlands, Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidiaceae of the European Lowlands

By: Coesèl, P.F.M. & K.J. Meesters

Price: £99.95

Inventory number: 978509


2007. 25cm. Pp.352. Photo-micrographs and figures. Hardbound with CD-ROM.Desmids of the Lowlands aims to represent all desmid taxa known from the Netherlands and adjacent lowland areas. Over 500 species and more than 150 additional varieties are dealt with. Because of the predominantly cosmopolitan nature of most species the flora may also be of use outside the above-mentioned geographical region. The enclosed CD-rom offers general information on desmid biology a... View more info

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The Biology and Ecology of Tintinnid Ciliates: Models for Marine Plankton

By: Dolan, John R; David J. S. Montagnes, Sabine Agatha, D. Wayne Coats & Diane K. Stoecker (editors)

Price: £75.00

Inventory number: 979446


2012. 26cm. Pp.344. HardboundPlanktonic protists both produce and consume most of the primary production in the world ocean. They not only play key roles in the oceans but also represent an astounding amount of diversity: ecological morphological and genetic. However, for most taxa their ecology, morphology, phylogeny and biogeography are either poorly known or appear to be largely unrelated to one another; this hinders our understanding of their biology as well ... View more info

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ICES Zooplankton Methodology Manual

By: Harris,R., P.Wiebe, J.Lenz, H-R.Skjoldal & M.Huntley (editors)

Price: £85.00

Inventory number: 003054


2000. 26cm. Pp.712. Hardbound.The term "zooplankton" describes the community of floating, often microscopic, animals that inhabit aquatic environments. Being near the base of the food chain, they serve as food for larger animals, such as fish.The ICES (International Council for the Exploration of the Sea) Zooplankton Methodology Manual provides comprehensive coverage of modern techniques in zooplankton ecology written by a group of international experts. ... View more info

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Marine Phytoplankton

By: Hoppenrath, Mona ; Malte Elbrächter & Gerhard Drebes

Price: £44.50

Inventory number: 978801


2009. 24cm. Pp.264. 85 plates. Paperback.Marine Phytoplankton provides a key to determine almost 300 phytoplankton species from the North Sea around Helgoland and Sylt, documenting them with close to 1100 images and 70 line drawings on 85 plates. An important contribution to our understanding of the marine phytoplankton of North Sea ecosystems. View more info

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Marine Benthic Dinoflagellates - Unveiling their worldwide biodiversity

By: Hoppenrath, Mona ; Shauna A. Murray, Nicolas Chomérat & Takeo Horiguchi

Price: £39.95

Inventory number: 979657


2014. 23cm. Pp.276. 93 plates, 8 tables. Softbound.The first comprehensive identification guide for benthic dinoflagellates. About 190 species in 45 genera are presented in detail, illustrated with more than 200 colour photos, approximately 150 scanning electron micrographs, and more than 250 drawings. View more info

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Diatoms of the United States, Volume 1 - Taxonomy, Ultrastructure and Descriptions of New Species

By: Kociolek, Patrick J ; Berengere Laslandes, Danuta Bennett, Evan Thomas, Mariska Brady & Carrie Graeff

Price: £78.99

Inventory number: 979656


2014. 24cm. Pp.188. 80 plates, 1 table. Softbound.Nearly 50 species of diatoms new to science, collected from lake sediments across the western USA, are presented for the first time. A total of thirty-eight raphid species are described (across eighteen genera), while one non-raphid pennate and nine non-pennate species are also described from these collections. Observations with light and scanning electron microscopy are offered for each taxon. Nomenclatu... View more info

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Coastal Phytoplankton, Photo Guide for Northern European Seas

By: Kraberg, Alexandra, Marcus Baumann & Claus-Dieter Durselen

Price: £34.95

Inventory number: 978989


2010. 25cm. Pp.204. 388 colour & 88 BW photos and drawings, 4 tables. Paperback.Coastal phytoplankton boasts an incredible diversity of life forms. It is not rare to find 40 or 50 different species in just a few drops of water. This book describes the major phytoplankton groups, diatoms and dinoflagellates with additional information on ciliates and smaller flagellates. Taxonomic, ecological and biogeographic information is provided for on more than 130 taxa. As ... View more info

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Coastal Plankton, Photo Guide for European Seas, Second edition

By: Larink, Otto & Wilfried Westheide

Price: £33.50

Inventory number: 003834


2011. 24cm. Pp.191. 83 colour plates (with 861 coloured and 68 black-and-white figures), 3 coloured & 4 BW figures, 1 table. Paperback.Coastal Plankton, Second edition, with more than 900 micro- and 40 macrophotographs on 83 colour plates, is an introduction to the most important and most common taxa present in the plankton, and it allows the identification even of numerous common species.The comprehensively annotated pictures are taken from living orga... View more info

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Imaging Marine Life: Macrophotography and Microscopy Approaches for Marine Biology

By: Reynaud, Emmanuel G

Price: £70.00

Inventory number: 979602


2013. 24cm. Pp.280. Colour photos & figures. Hardbound.Written by an international team of experts from the Tara Oceans Marine Biology Imaging Platform (TAOMI), this is the first and only compendium on marine imaging technologies, and includes all known underwater as well as on-land techniques.TAOMI is imaging the largest collection of marine organisms in recent history, ranging from viruses to corals, and is duplicated on land to perform high throughput ... View more info

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Diel Vertical Migration of Zooplankton in Lakes and Oceans

By: Ringelberg, Joop

Price: £117.00

Inventory number: 978875


2009. 26cm. Pp.xiv,356. Hardbound.Deals with Diel Vertical Migration (DVM) of zooplankton in oceans and lakes ; Diel Vertical Migration of Zooplankton in Lakes and Oceans is the first critical discussion of the literature in 100 years of research.The accent is on photo-response experiments that revealed the physiological fundamental unifying migration behaviour in both biotopes. Accelerations in relative changes in light intensity of dawn and dusk are the... View more info

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Plankton. Wonders of the Drifting World

By: Sardet, Christian

Price: £31.50

Inventory number: 979676


2015. 32cm. Pp.224. 550 colour photos. Hardbound.Filled with more than 500 colour close-ups of jewel-like diatoms and gelatinous comb jellies, each accompanied by a condensed history and biography, the book is a long overdue introduction to the oceans’ 98%.Brings alive the history of plankton — both the recent history of the last few hundred years of science, and the deep history of the evolutionary relationships between the incredibly diverse beings ... View more info

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Plankton, A Guide to their Ecology and Monitoring for Water Quality

By: Suthers, Iain M & David Rissik

Price: £51.50

Inventory number: 004582


2009. 26cm. Pp.272. Paperback.Plankton, A Guide to their Ecology and Monitoring for Water Quality gives an introduction to the biology and ecology of plankton and its use as a tool for monitoring water quality.It explores the ecology of plankton, its associated environmental and water quality issues, and its importance as an environmental indicator. A chapter on best practice in sampling and monitoring details how to design, implement and conduct meaningf... View more info