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Main Title Evolution of primary producers in the sea /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Falkowski, Paul G.
Knoll, Andrew H.
Publisher Elsevier Academic Press,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 145431763
ISBN 9780123705181; 0123705185
Subjects Marine productivity ; Marine plankton ; Marine plants--Evolution ; Bacteria, Autotrophic--Evolution
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKCM  QH91.8.M34E97 2007 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 01/04/2010
Collation xiii, 441 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
An introduction to primary producers in the sea : who they are, what they do, and when they evolved / Paul G. Falkowski and Andrew H. Knoll -- Oceanic photochemistry and evolution of elements and cofactors in the early stages of the evolution of life / David Mauzerall -- The evolutionary transition from anoxygenic to oxygenic photosynthesis / Robert E. Blankenship, Sumedha Sadekar, and Jason Raymond -- Evolution of light-harvesting antennas in an oxygen world / Beverley R. Green -- Eukaryote and mitochondrial origins : two sides of the same coin and too much ado about oxygen / William Martin -- Photosynthesis and the eukaryote tree of life / Johanna Fehling, Diane Stoecker, and Sandra L. Baldauf -- Plastid endosymbiosis : sources and timing of the major events / Jeremiah D. Hackett ... [et al.] -- The geological succession of primary producers in the oceans / Andrew H. Knoll ... [et al.] -- Life in Triassic oceans : links between planktonic and benthic recovery and radiation / Jonathan L. Payne and Bas van de Schootbrugge -- The origin and evolution of dinoflagellates / Charles F. Delwiche -- The origin and evolution of the diatoms : their adaptation to a planktonic existence / Wiebe H.C.F. Kooistra ... [et al.] -- Origin and evolution of coccolithophores : from coastal hunters to oceanic farmers / Colomban de Vargas ... [et al.] -- The origin and early evolution of green plants / Charles J. O'Kelly -- Armor : why, when, and how / Christian Hamm and Victor Smetacek -- Does phytoplankton cell size matter? The evolution of modern marine food webs / Z.V. Finkel -- Resource competition and the ecological success of phytoplankton / Elena Litchman -- Biological and geochemical forcings to phanerozoic change in seawater, atmosphere, and carbonate precipitate composition / Michael W. Guidry, Rolf S. Arvidson, and Fred T. MacKenzie -- Geochemcial and biological consequences of phytoplankton evolution / Miriam E. Katz, Katja Fennel, and Paul G. Falkowski.