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Main Title ICES zooplankton methodology manual /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Harris, Roger
Publisher Academic,
Year Published 2000
OCLC Number 42622219
ISBN 0123276454; 9780123276452
Subjects Marine zooplankton--Ecology ; Zoèoplankton ; Mariene biologie ; Wetenschappelijke technieken
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKCM  QL123.I2 2000 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 08/24/2001
ELAM  QL123.I2 2000 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 03/29/2016
Collation xxi, 684 pages, [4] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
1. Introduction -- 2. Sampling and experimental design -- 3. Collecting zooplankton -- 4. Biomass and abundance -- 5. Sampling, preservation, enumeration and biomass of marine protozooplankton -- 6. Acoustical methods -- 7. Optical methods -- 8. Feeding -- 9. The measurement of growth and reproductive rates -- 10. Metabolism -- 11. Methods for population genetic analysis of zooplankton -- 12. Modeling zooplankton dynamics. "This Manual provides a comprehensive account of modern methods for studying the microscopic animal plankton which form the basis of the food chains supporting all the world's major fisheries." "ICES Zooplankton Methodology Manual is authored by experts selected from both members of the ICES Working Group on Zooplankton and other international specialists. The chapters provide up-to-date reviews of methodology detailing standard protocols and giving practical instruction on how to carry out measurements and procedures." "This unique and comprehensive reference work will be essential reading for marine and freshwater research scientists and graduates entering the field."--Jacket.