By: Ramasamy Santhanam(Author)
393 pages, 225+ b/w photos
The first comprehensive volume exclusively on marine cone snails, Biology and Ecology of Venomous Marine Snails provides descriptions of over 100 species of hazardous marine snails along with their biological and ecological characteristics; the characteristics of conotoxins; information on cone snail injuries and their treatment along with prevention measures; and the therapeutic and medicinal value of conotoxins, including as a powerful nonaddictive painkiller, an epilepsy drug, and more. Over 275 color illustrations accompany the text for easy identification.
- Biology and Ecology of Venomous Marine Snails
- Profile of Venomous Marine Snails
- Envenomation of Cone Snails
- Therapeutic Uses of Cone Snail Venoms
There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!
Your orders support book donation projects
I don't know how you got a book printed 26 years ago in the conditions that I received it (like new) but you do it! ABSOLUTELY AWESOME!
Search and browse over 110,000 wildlife and science products
Multi-currency. Secure worldwide shipping
Wildlife, science and conservation since 1985