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Advances in Marine Biology, Volume 64: The Ecology and Biology of Nephrops norvegicus

Series: Advances in Marine Biology Volume: 64

By: Magnus L Johnson (Editor), Mark P Johnson (Editor)

325 pages, b/w photos, b/w illustrations, tables

Academic Press

Hardback | Jul 2013 | #207429 | ISBN-13: 9780124104662
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NHBS Price: £122.00 $156/€144 approx

About this book

This issue of Advances in Marine Biology focuses on Nephrops norvegicus, known variously as the Norway lobster, Dublin Bay prawn, langoustine or scampi. It is a slim, orange-pink lobster which grows up to 25 cm long, and is "the most important commercial crustacean in Europe".

This volume contains the following chapters:

- Systematics and Position of Nephrops among the Lobsters
Dale Tshudy

- Habitat and Ecology of Nephrops norvegicus
Mark P. Johnson, Colm Lordan and Anne Marie Power

- Sensory Biology and Behaviour of Nephrops norvegicus
Emi Katoh, Valerio Sbragaglia, Jacopo Aguzzi and Thomas Breithaupt

- The Reniform Reflecting Superposition Compound Eyes of Nephrops norvegicus: Optics, Susceptibility to Light Induced Damage, Electrophysiology and a Ray Tracing Model
Edward Gaten, Steve Moss and Magnus L. Johnson

- Stress Biology and Immunology in Nephrops norvegicus
Susanne P. Eriksson, Bodil Hernroth and Susanne P. Baden

- Reproduction: Life Cycle, Larvae and Larviculture
Adam Powell and Susanne P. Eriksson

- Nephrops Fisheries in European Waters
Anette Ungfors, Ewen Bell, Magnus L. Johnson, Daniel Cowing, Nicola C Dobson, Ralf Bublitz and Jane Sandell


Contents

- Systematics and Position of Nephrops among the Lobsters
Dale Tshudy

- Habitat and Ecology of Nephrops norvegicus
Mark P. Johnson, Colm Lordan and Anne Marie Power

- Sensory Biology and Behaviour of Nephrops norvegicus
Emi Katoh, Valerio Sbragaglia, Jacopo Aguzzi and Thomas Breithaupt

- The Reniform Reflecting Superposition Compound Eyes of Nephrops norvegicus: Optics, Susceptibility to Light Induced Damage, Electrophysiology and a Ray Tracing Model
Edward Gaten, Steve Moss and Magnus L. Johnson

- Stress Biology and Immunology in Nephrops norvegicus
Susanne P. Eriksson, Bodil Hernroth and Susanne P. Baden

- Reproduction: Life Cycle, Larvae and Larviculture
Adam Powell and Susanne P. Eriksson

- Nephrops Fisheries in European Waters
Anette Ungfors, Ewen Bell, Magnus L. Johnson, Daniel Cowing, Nicola C Dobson, Ralf Bublitz and Jane Sandell


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