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Atlas of Lifetime Coloring of the Cephalopods (Portraits of Cephalopods) [Russian]

By: DO Alekseev (Author), Various Artists Bizikov (Editor)

208 pages, colour illustrations

VNIRO

Hardback | Jan 2013 | #224147 | ISBN-13: 9785853823907
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Language: Russian

Atlas of Lifetime Coloring of the Cephalopods (Portraits of Cephalopods) contains detailed descriptions of 66 species of cephalopods, including information about their distribution, biology and economic importance, characteristic features of appearance and color. The description is based on the generalization of literature and the author's own observations and exemplified original colored drawings, made from live or freshly preserved animals. Atlas of Lifetime Coloring of the Cephalopods (Portraits of Cephalopods) contains the information about the features of coloring of basic systematic and ecological groups of oceanic cephalopods. It describes the structure and mechanisms of functioning of the skin structure, providing a dynamic change in the color and appearance of cephalopods. A sketch on the history of illustrating of cephalopods is given.


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