Advances in Sponge Science: Phylogeny, Systematics, Ecology

Front Cover
Academic Press, Sep 1, 2012 - Technology & Engineering - 450 pages
0 Reviews

On of two special issues of Advances in Marine Biology focusing on sponge science it features comprehensive reviews of the latest studies that are advancing our understanding of the fascinating marine phylum Porifera. The selected contributors are internationally renowned researchers in their respective fields and provide a thorough overview of the state-of-the-art of sponge science

  • This volume will become a reference to marine biologists with interest in benthic ecology and biotic interactions, including symbiosis chemical and molecular ecology systematics, phylogeny, and evolution sponge culture and tissue engineering
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Sponge Systematics Facing New Challenges
79
The Role of Sponges in the Mesoamerican BarrierReef Ecosystem Belize
211
Ecological Interactions and the Distribution Abundance and Diversity of Sponges
273
Sponge Ecology in the Molecular Era
345

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information