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The Cayman Islands

Natural History and Biogeography

  • Editors
  • M. A. Brunt
  • J. E. Davies

Part of the Monographiae Biologicae book series (MOBI, volume 71)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. J. E. Davies, M. A. Brunt
    Pages 1-12
  3. Brian Jones
    Pages 13-49
  4. F. J. Burton
    Pages 51-60
  5. Kwok-Choi S. Ng, Richard G. B. Beswick
    Pages 61-74
  6. Harry H. Roberts
    Pages 75-104
  7. J. Ghiold, G. A. Rountree, S. H. Smith
    Pages 131-138
  8. D. F. Hess, R. T. Abbott, J. Hamann, K. Meyer, S. Millen, T. Gosliner et al.
    Pages 139-189
  9. J. Ghiold, G. A. Rountree
    Pages 191-198
  10. G. H. Burgess, S. H. Smith, E. D. Lane
    Pages 199-228
  11. F. E. Wood, J. R. Wood
    Pages 229-236
  12. G. R. Proctor
    Pages 237-244
  13. M. A. Brunt
    Pages 245-282
  14. M. A. Brunt, F. J. Burton
    Pages 283-305
  15. R. R. Askew
    Pages 333-356
  16. J. E. Davies
    Pages 357-376
  17. Patricia E. Bradley
    Pages 377-406
  18. G. S. Morgan
    Pages 435-463
  19. J. E. Davies
    Pages 543-556
  20. Back Matter
    Pages 557-604

About this book

Introduction

In the course of the last century a considerable amount of scientific work has been carried out in the Cayman Islands. The results of this (outlined in Chapter 1) are widely distributed in unpublished reports, university theses, various scientific publications and books, many of these sources being difficult to find and some now unobtainable.
The purpose of this book, therefore, is to bring all this scattered information together and to present a coherent account of the biogeography and ecology of the Islands, as an easily available reference source and as a foundation on which future work can be based.

Keywords

Fauna Mangrove algae ecology environment reefs sponges vegetation

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-011-0904-8
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 1994
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-4391-5
  • Online ISBN 978-94-011-0904-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0077-0639
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