Introduction to the Biology of Marine Life

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2004 - Science - 449 pages
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This textbook examines selected groups of marine organisms within a framework of basic biological principles and processes. With attention to taxonomic, evolutionary, ecological, behavioral, and physiological aspects of biological study, the book contains chapters on habitat, patterns of association, phytoplankton, marine plants, protozoans and inv
  

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I'm very interested on this book! and it is also very useful! clear informations about the marine organisms are given and i like these books because i like the marine world!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 

Contents

The Ocean as a Habitat
4
Patterns of Associations
43
Food Chains and Food Webs
57
Phytoplankton
66
Marine Plants
98
Invertebrates
124
I
182
Estuaries
194
9
217
12
339
Resources
382
Selected References
409
Glossary
423
Baleen Whales 401
432
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