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Atlas of Marine Zooplankton Straits of Magellan

Amphipods, Euphausiids, Mysids, Ostracods, and Chaetognaths

  • Letterio Guglielmo
  • Adrianna Ianora

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. Letterio Guglielmo, Adrianna Ianora
    Pages 1-4
  3. Letterio Guglielmo, Adrianna Ianora
    Pages 5-12
  4. G. Costanzo, N. Crescenti
    Pages 13-83
  5. L. Guglielmo, T. Antezana, N. Crescenti, A. Granata
    Pages 85-130
  6. N. Crescenti
    Pages 131-156
  7. K. G. McKenzie, G. Benassi, I. Ferrari
    Pages 157-239
  8. E. Ghirardelli
    Pages 241-268
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 269-275

About this book

Introduction

This is the second of two volumes of the "Atlas of Marine Zooplankton - Straits of Magellan". It constitutes an important contribution to the study of the faunal assemblages of the area where the waters of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans mix, and is designed to allow rapid identification of the 39 species described, several of which are new to the region.
This volume deals with the amphipods, euphausiids, mysids, ostracods and chaetognaths, their taxonomy, spatial distribution and abundances. Background data on their physical and biological environments is also provided. Emphasis is given to illustrations - most of them high-quality scanning electron micrographs plus drawings -, accompanied by brief taxonomic descriptions.

Keywords

Artenvielfalt Biodiversity Fauna Magellan, Straße von Marine Zooplankton Ocean Pacific Ocean Taxonomy Zooplankton Zootaxonomie Zootaxonomy environment marine plankton

Editors and affiliations

  • Letterio Guglielmo
    • 1
  • Adrianna Ianora
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculty of Science Department of Animal Biology and Marine EcologyUniversity of MessinaS. Agata MessinaItaly
  2. 2.Stazione Zoologica Anton DohrnNapoli IItalia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-60340-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-64361-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-60340-2
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