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Title Life in the world's oceans : diversity, distribution, and abundance / edited by Alasdair D. McIntyre
Published Chichester ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell Pub., 2010


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Description xix, 361 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm
Contents Part I: Oceans past -- Marine animal populations: a new look back in time -- Part II: Oceans present - geographic realms -- Surveying nearshore biodiversity -- Biodiversity knowledge and its application in the Gulf of Maine area -- Coral reef biodiversity -- New perceptions of continental margin biodiversity -- Biodiversite patterns and processes on the Mid-Atlantic range -- Life on seamounts -- Diversity of abyssal marine life -- Biogeography, ecology, and vulnerability of chemosynthetic ecosystems in the deep sea -- Marine life in the Arctic -- Marine life in the Antarctic -- Part III: Oceans present - global distributions -- A global census of marine microbes -- A census of zooplankton of the global ocean -- Part IV: Oceans present - animal movements -- Tracking fish movements and survival on the Northwest Pacific shelf -- A view of the ocean from Pacific predators -- Part V: Oceans future -- The future of marina animal populations -- Part VI: Using the data -- Data integration: the ocean biogeographic information system
Notes "Census of Marine Life."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Census of Marine Life (Program)
Marine animals.
Marine ecology.
Genre/Form Zoological surveys.
Author McIntyre, A. D.
Census of Marine Life (Program)
LC no. 2010005814
ISBN 9781405192972 (hardback : alk. paper)
1405192976 (hardback : alk. paper)