• K. H. Mann
  • B. Frost
  • L. Guglielmo
  • M. Huntley
  • B. O. Jansson
  • A. R. Longhurst
  • G. Radach
  • R. Williams
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 13)


The working group adopted a simple definition of herbivores:

“Herbivores are simply those animals whose feeding mechanisms and life history strategies favour the ingestion of living autotrophic cells”.


Fecal Pellet Euphotic Zone Grazing Rate Deep Chlorophyll Maximum Gelatinous Zooplankton 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. H. Mann
    • 1
  • B. Frost
    • 2
  • L. Guglielmo
    • 3
  • M. Huntley
    • 4
  • B. O. Jansson
    • 5
  • A. R. Longhurst
    • 6
  • G. Radach
    • 7
  • R. Williams
    • 8
  1. 1.Marine Ecology LaboratoryBedford Institute of OceanographyDartmouthCanada
  2. 2.Department of OceanographyUniversity of WashingtonSeattleUSA
  3. 3.Ist. di Idrobiologia e PescicolturaUniversita di MessinaMessinaItaly
  4. 4.Institute for Marine ResourcesScripps Institution of OceanographyLa JollaUSA
  5. 5.Askö LaboratoryTrosaSweden
  6. 6.Bedford Institute of OceanographyDartmouthCanada
  7. 7.Institut für MeereskundeUniversität Hamburg2 Hamburg 13F. D. R.
  8. 8.Institute for Marine Environmental ResearchPlymouth DevonUK

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