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by Nakashima Sachiko

Download Eels: Physiology, Habitat, and Conservation (Marine Biology) eBook
ISBN:
161942231X
Author:
Nakashima Sachiko
Category:
Biological Sciences
Language:
English
Publisher:
Nova Science Publishers, Inc. (March 1, 2012)
Pages:
180 pages
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1393 kb
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1731 kb
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Eels: Physiology, Habitat & Conservation (Marine Biology). This book would be valuable for serious shell collectors since it gives far more conchological information than most field guides. There id some useful information on conotoxins. Biology and Culture of Portunid Crabs of World Seas (Biology and Ecology of Marine Life). The book title is wildly inaccurate, since there is little information on biology of cones and allies, and a single page on ecology. I have wasted my money.

The book has an ecological and conservation emphasis since these are subject areas calling for the most attention in the modern world, but other areas such as evolution, physiology, and medicine are also given in-depth.

The book has an ecological and conservation emphasis since these are subject areas calling for the most attention in the modern world, but other areas such as evolution, physiology, and medicine are also given in-depth treatment. The book is written at the level of the undergraduate or above, although its style should appeal to anyone with a serious interest in marine mammal science. Peter G. H. Evans, Juan Antonio Raga.

Biodiversity in Enclosed Seas and Artificial Marine Habitats: Proceedings of the 39th European Marine Biology Symposium, held in Genoa, Italy, 21-24 July 2004 (Developments in Hydrobiology).

Marine biology is the scientific study of marine life, organisms in the sea. Given that in biology many phyla, families and genera have some species that live in the sea and others that live on land, marine biology classifies species based on the en. . Given that in biology many phyla, families and genera have some species that live in the sea and others that live on land, marine biology classifies species based on the environment rather than on taxonomy. A large proportion of all life on Earth lives in the ocean.

Marine biology is also crucial to identify conservation strategies of marine life. The methods of reproduction, taxonomy, and marine food webs are the tools of marine biology needed to be studied. Other important factors that help to establish conservation strategies are adaptation strategies including, for example, locomotion and propulsion, development of organisms’ parts and shape, osmoregulation, thermoregulation, reproduction system and sensory system development. Throughout the book he considers the human impacts on marine life including overfishing, plastic and nutrient pollution, the spread of exotic species, and ocean warming and acidification.

Conservation biology is the management of nature and of Earth's biodiversity with the aim of protecting species, their habitats, and ecosystems from excessive rates of extinction and the erosion of biotic interactions. It is an interdisciplinary subject drawing on natural and social sciences, and the practice of natural resource management. The conservation ethic is based on the findings of conservation biology.

Ecology and Conservation Biology. Philosophical study of Ecology and Conservation Biology is a growing part of Philosophy of Science. Ecology and Conservation Biology are closely-related branches of biology. This book is divided in two parts, the first of which shows how, beyond paleontology and systematics, macroevolutionary theories apply key insights from ecology and biogeography, developmental biology, biophysics, molecular phylogenetics, and even the sociocultural sciences to explain evolution in deep time.

Marine Biology Scientists. Discussion forum about biology, evolution, flora and fauna life.

This book presents topical research in the study of the physiology, habitat and conservation of eels. Topics discussed in this compilation include the species and geographic distribution of freshwater eels; the ecological risk for organotin accumulation in relation to life history in the anguillid eel; habitat use and migration in the Japanese eel anguilla japonica; and, quality and vitamin content of the eggs of the Japanese eel.