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Main Title Eastern oyster : Crassostrea virginica /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Kennedy, Victor S.
Newell, Roger I. E.
Eble, Albert F.
Publisher Maryland Sea Grant College,
Year Published 1996
OCLC Number 35164271
ISBN 0943676614 9780943676616
Subjects American oyster
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHBM  QL430.7.O9E37 1996 CEMM/ACESD Library/Narragansett,RI 10/03/2008 STATUS
EJAM  QL430.7.O9E37 1996 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 11/23/2007
EKCM  QL430.7.O9K5 1996 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 03/14/1997 STATUS
Collation xvi, 734 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
"Publication UM-SG-TS-96-01"--T.p. verso. Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Notes
A catalogue of selected species of living oysters (Ostreacea) of the world / Melbourne R. Carriker and Patrick M. Gaffney -- General anatomy / Albert F. Eble and Robert Scro -- The shell and ligament / Melbourne R. Carriker -- Adductor and mantle musculature / Carol M. Morrison -- Mechanisms and physiology of larval and adult feeding / Roger I.E. Newell and Christopher J. Langdon -- Digestion and nutrition in larvae and adults / Christopher J. Langdon and Roger I.E. Newell -- The circulatory system / Albert F. Eble -- Hemocytes: forms and functions / Thomas C. Cheng -- Reproductive processes and early development / Raymond J. Thompson, Roger I.E. Newell, Victor S. Kennedy, and Roger Mann -- Biology of larvae and spat / Victor S. Kennedy -- Biochemical and population genetics / Patrick M. Gaffney -- Chromosomes, biology, and breeding / A. Crosby Longwell and S.S. Stiles -- Natural environmental factors / Sandra E. Shumway -- Environmental factors: response to metals / G. Roesijadi -- The bioaccumulation and biological effects of lipophilic organic contaminants / Judith McDowell Capuzzo -- Predators, pests, and competitors / Marie E. White and Elizabeth A. Wilson -- Diseases and defense mechanisms / Susan E. Ford and M.R. Tripp -- Culture: genetic improvement / Gary Newkirk -- Culture: application / Michael Castagna, Mary C. Gibbons, and Kenneth Kurkowski -- Transfers and world-wide introductions / James T. Carlton and Roger Mann -- Management of natural populations / Clyde L. MacKenzie, Jr.