A Field Guide to the Atlantic Seashore: From the Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras
Roger Tory Peterson
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Sep 1, 1999 - Nature - 329 pages
More than 1,000 illustrations, arranged according to visual similarities, show plant and animal species of the Atlantic Coast from the Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras. This guide includes information on how to locate each species by geographic range, tidal range, tidal level, season, topography, and climate.
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Review: A Field Guide to the Atlantic Seashore: From the Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras (Peterson Field Guides #24)User Review - Nicole - Goodreads
good reference, extensive list of organisms, good articles Read full review
amphipods anemones animals appendages Arctic south Barnacle Bay of Fundy beaches body branches burrow Cape Cod Cape Hatteras carapace Chesapeake Bay cirri Clam claws Colonies color common crabs crustaceans deep water disk Eelgrass estuarine Family gills grooves Gulf of Mexico Gulf of St Gulfweed hand lens head hryozoans hydroids HYDROMEDUSA Identification intertidal to suhtidal intertidal zone invertehrates isopods jellyfish lower intertidal zone margin maximum recorded length Measurements are maximum microscopic northward oyster pairs parapodia Parchment Worm periostracum Phylum planktonic Plate polyps Red Weed related genera Remarks rocks salinity sand Scale varies sea stars seaweeds segments shallow depths shallow water shell shore shrimps Similar species slender south at least south of Cape southward species PL spicules spines sponges suhtidal suhtidal at shallow telson tentacles text for similar thick tnot shown tube uropods usually whitish Whole coast whorl worms yellowish zone to suhtidal zooecia zooids