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The biology of squat lobsters.

9781439866146

The biology of squat lobsters.

Ed. by Gary C.B. Poore et al.

CRC Press

2012

363 pages

$179.95

Hardcover

Crustacean issues; 20

QL444

From the preface: "This volume is a contribution to COMARGE (Continental Margin Ecosystems)...one of 14 Census of Marine Life...projects dedicated to the description and understanding of biodiversity patterns on continental margins." Ten contributions discuss squat lobsters in terms of their morphology, taxonomy, phylogeny and fossil record, developmental biology, worldwide distribution patterns, ecology and position in the food chain, reproductive biology, parasites, and fisheries. Abundant photos and line drawings support the text.

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