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Systematic Biology and Morphology of World Polychaeta: Proceedings of the 2nd International Polychaete Conference, Copenhagen 1986


Series: OPHELIA International Journal of Marine Biology, Supplement Volume: 5

By: Mary E Petersen (Editor), JB Kirkegaard (Editor)

723 pages, 2 fold-out plates with colour illustrations; b/w photos, b/w illustrations, b/w maps, tables

E J Brill

Hardback | Dec 1991 | #14790 | ISBN: 8788757242
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £98.99 $121/€111 approx

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Contains 67 original papers by nearly 100 of the world's leading specialists. Together with abstracts and literature references for 37 presentations not represented by papers, Systematic Biology and Morphology of World Polychaeta provides complete coverage of the Conference and a comprehensive overview of modern research on the polychaete annelids, one of the most important groups of marine invertebrates and constituents of marine benthos. Taxonomic and subject indices of all papers and abstracts provide ready access to the contained information. Richly illustrated, Systematic Biology and Morphology of World Polychaeta is provided with numerous line drawings, and photomicrographs, electron micrographs. Over 60 taxa are newly described or reassigned, and detailed reviews, revisions or redescriptions are provided for five families, one subfamily and numerous genera and species, with many illustrations of new and redescribed taxa and a pictorial key to the maglonids of Thailand

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