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Zooplankton play a vital role in the ecology of estuaries and coastal waters. In this revised edition of Johnson and Allen's instant classic, we are offered a guided tour of zooplankton, including early developmental stages of familiar shrimps, crabs, and fishes. Zooplankton of the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts details the behavior, morphology, and coloration of these tiny aquatic animals. Precise descriptions and labeled illustrations of hundreds of the most commonly encountered species provide readers with the best source available for identifying zooplankton. Inside the second edition • an updated introduction that orients readers to the diversity, habitats, environmental responses, collection, history, and ecological roles of zooplankton • descriptions of life cycles • illustrations (including 88 new drawings) that identify 340 + taxa and life stages • range, habits, and ecology for each entry located directly opposite the illustration • appendixes with information on collection and observation techniques and suggested readings and citations for more than 1,300 scientific articles and books

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright
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  1. Contents
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  1. Preface
  2. pp. ix-x
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. xi-xiii
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  1. Introduction to Zooplankton
  2. pp. 1-42
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  1. Identification and Biology of Common Zooplankton
  2. p. 43
  1. How to Use This Book to Identify Zooplankton
  2. pp. 45-48
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  1. Quick Picks
  2. pp. 49-57
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  1. Phytoplankton
  2. pp. 59-75
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  1. Protozooplankton
  2. pp. 76-83
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  1. Cnidarians: Anemones, Jellyfishes, and Related Metazoans
  2. p. 84
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  1. Hydrozoans
  2. pp. 85-109
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  1. Scyphozoans and Cubozoans
  2. pp. 110-123
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  1. Ctenophores: Comb Jellies and Sea Walnuts
  2. pp. 124-129
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  1. Rotifers
  2. pp. 130-135
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  1. Cirripedes: Barnacle Larvae
  2. pp. 136-137
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  1. Cladocerans and Ostracods
  2. pp. 138-147
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  1. Copepods
  2. pp. 148-183
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  1. Mysids: Opossum Shrimps
  2. pp. 184-197
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  1. Amphipods, Isopods, Tanaidaceans, and Cumaceans
  2. pp. 198-217
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  1. Decapods: Shrimps, Crabs, and Related Crustaceans
  2. pp. 218-261
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  1. Stomatopods: Mantis Shrimps
  2. pp. 262-263
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  1. Sea Spiders, Mites, and Insects
  2. pp. 264-266
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  1. Annelids: Segmented Worms and Nematodes
  2. pp. 267-277
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  1. Molluscs: Gastropods, Bivalves, and Cephalopods
  2. pp. 278-289
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  1. Chaetognaths: Arrow Worms
  2. pp. 290-297
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  1. Echinoderm Larvae: Starfishes and Sea Urchins
  2. pp. 298-299
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  1. Less Common Ciliated Invertebrate Larvae
  2. pp. 300-301
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  1. Lower Chordates: Larvaceans, Sea Squirts, Salps, Doliolids, and Lancelets
  2. pp. 302-309
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  1. Fish Larvae
  2. pp. 310-347
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  1. Appendixes
  2. pp. 349-381
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  1. Glossary
  2. pp. 383-388
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  1. Literature Cited
  2. pp. 389-440
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 441-452
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  1. Sources of Models for Illustrations
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Additional Information

ISBN
9781421407463
Related ISBN
9781421406183
MARC Record
OCLC
814454605
Pages
432
Launched on MUSE
2012-11-16
Language
English
Open Access
No
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