Download PDF by Jan Robert Factor: Biology of the Lobster: Homarus americanus

By Jan Robert Factor

ISBN-10: 0122475704

ISBN-13: 9780122475702

ISBN-10: 1865843830

ISBN-13: 9781865843834

The commonly disbursed American Lobster, Homarus americanus , which inhabits coastal waters from Canada to the Carolinas, is a crucial keystone species. A precious resource of source of revenue, its abundance or rarity usually displays the healthiness of ecosystems occupied by means of those crustaceans. This finished reference brings jointly all that's recognized of those attention-grabbing animals. it's going to attract biologists, zoologists, aquaculturalists, fishery biologists, and researchers operating with different lobster species, in addition to neurobiologists searching for additional info at the version procedure they so frequently use. Key beneficial properties * First finished booklet at the American lobster considering the fact that Herrick's century-old monograph * presents an important heritage for neurobiologists who use this crustacean as a version organism * incorporates a accomplished remedy of the lobster fishery and its administration

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John’s, Newfoundland, Canada AI C 5X1 I. Introduction international workshop that focused on recruitment (various authors, 1986). While the older literature provides the foundation for existing knowledge, recent contributions present significant new insights. The objective of this chapter is to provide a comprehensive summary of the present state of our knowledge of the planktonic life of Homarus americanus. The 6-8 weeks of planktonic existence is arguably the most complex and least understood phase of the complex life cycle of Homarus americanus.

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