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Aquatic Entomology

Aquatic Entomology

Jill Lancaster and Barbara J. Downes

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199573219
eISBN:
9780191774850
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573219.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Animal Biology

Aquatic insects are the dominant invertebrate fauna in most freshwater ecosystems, and these insects figure prominently in the work of researchers, students, and managers, from diverse backgrounds. ... More

Aquatic Food WebsAn ecosystem approach

Aquatic Food Webs: An ecosystem approach

Andrea Belgrano, Ursula M. Scharler, Jennifer Dunne, and Robert E. Ulanowicz (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198564836
eISBN:
9780191713828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198564836.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

This book provides a synthesis of theoretical and empirical food web research. Whether they are binary systems or weighted networks, food webs are of particular interest to ecologists by providing a ... More

The Biology of Coral Reefs

The Biology of Coral Reefs

Charles R. C. Sheppard, Simon K. Davy, and Graham M. Pilling

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198566359
eISBN:
9780191713934
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198566359.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology, Aquatic Biology

Coral reefs represent the most spectacular and diverse marine ecosystem on the planet as well as a critical source of protein and income for many millions of people. However, the combined effects of ... More

The Biology of Coral Reefs

The Biology of Coral Reefs

Charles Sheppard, Simon Davy, Graham Pilling, and Nicholas Graham

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198787341
eISBN:
9780191829420
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198787341.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Ecology

Coral reefs represent the most spectacular and diverse marine ecosystem on the planet as well as a critical source of protein and income for many millions of people. Ecologically they are as complex ... More

The Biology of Lakes and Ponds

The Biology of Lakes and Ponds

Christer Brönmark and Lars-Anders Hansson

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198713593
eISBN:
9780191781902
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198713593.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Ecology

The Biology of Lakes and Ponds focuses on the interactions between the abiotic frame, such as turbulence, temperature, pH and nutrients, and the organisms, including interactions with and among ... More

The Biology of Mangroves and Seagrasses

The Biology of Mangroves and Seagrasses

Peter Hogarth

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198568704
eISBN:
9780191717536
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198568704.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

Mangroves and seagrasses form extensive and highly productive ecosystems that are biologically diverse and economically valuable. This book provides a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of the ... More

The Biology of Mangroves and Seagrasses, Third Edition

The Biology of Mangroves and Seagrasses, Third Edition

Peter J. Hogarth

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198716549
eISBN:
9780191802676
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716549.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Ecology

Mangroves and seagrasses form extensive and highly productive ecosystems that are biologically diverse and economically valuable. This new edition provides an introduction to all aspects of the ... More

The Biology of Temporary Waters

The Biology of Temporary Waters

D. Dudley Williams

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198528128
eISBN:
9780191713538
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528128.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

Temporary waters are found throughout the world, including intermittent streams and ponds, episodic rain puddles, seasonal limestone lakes, and the water-retaining structures of plants, such as ... More

Dead ZonesThe Loss of Oxygen from Rivers, Lakes, Seas, and the Ocean

Dead Zones: The Loss of Oxygen from Rivers, Lakes, Seas, and the Ocean

David L. Kirchman

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197520376
eISBN:
9780197520406
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197520376.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

This book explores the many rivers, lakes, and oceans that are losing oxygen. Aquatic habitats with little dissolved oxygen are called dead zones because nothing can live there except some microbes. ... More

Developmental Biology and Larval EcologyThe Natural History of the Crustacea, Volume 7

Developmental Biology and Larval Ecology: The Natural History of the Crustacea, Volume 7

Klaus Anger, Steffen Harzsch, and Martin Thiel (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190648954
eISBN:
9780197538005
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190648954.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Aquatic Biology

This volume examines Developmental Biology and Larval Ecology, Chapters in this volume synthesize our current understanding of early crustacean development from the egg through the embryonic and ... More

Ecological and Environmental Physiology of Amphibians

Ecological and Environmental Physiology of Amphibians

Stanley S. Hillman, Philip C. Withers, Robert C. Drewes, and Stanley D. Hillyard

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780198570325
eISBN:
9780191728259
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570325.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Aquatic Biology

Amphibians are the descendants of the first vertebrate class to successfully colonize terrestrial environments. They rely on water more than any other terrestrial group and occupy a unique position ... More

Ecology of Coastal Marine SedimentsForm, Function, and Change in the Anthropocene

Ecology of Coastal Marine Sediments: Form, Function, and Change in the Anthropocene

Simon Thrush, Judi Hewitt, Conrad Pilditch, and Alf Norkko

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198804765
eISBN:
9780191843044
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198804765.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Ecology

Marine sediments dominate the seafloor, creating one of the largest ecosystems on earth. Marine sediments contain some of the steepest known natural chemical gradients and are extraordinarily ... More

Ecology of High Altitude Waters

Ecology of High Altitude Waters

Dean Jacobsen and Olivier Dangles

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198736868
eISBN:
9780191800481
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198736868.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Ecology

This book brings together current knowledge on patterns and processes in the ecology of streams, lakes, and wetlands situated at more than 3000 m above sea level. The alpine headwaters of the large ... More

The Ecology of Snow and Ice Environments

The Ecology of Snow and Ice Environments

Johanna Laybourn-Parry, Martyn Tranter, and Andrew J. Hodson

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199583072
eISBN:
9780191774669
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583072.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Ecology

Snow and ice environments support significant biological activity, yet the biological importance of some of these habitats, for example glaciers, has only recently gained appreciation. Collectively ... More

Essential Fish BiologyDiversity, structure, and function

Essential Fish Biology: Diversity, structure, and function

Derek Burton and Margaret Burton

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198785552
eISBN:
9780191827433
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785552.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Animal Biology

This book summarizes the basic features of living fish. It is introduced by a chapter on the diversity of a group which has over 30,000 species, the largest within the vertebrates, describing the ... More

Evolutionary Ecology of Marine Invertebrate Larvae

Evolutionary Ecology of Marine Invertebrate Larvae

Tyler Carrier, Adam Reitzel, and Andreas Heyland (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198786962
eISBN:
9780191829086
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198786962.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Ecology

For more than a century, evolutionary biologists, ecologists, and oceanographers alike have been intellectually stimulated by marine invertebrate larval forms. In 1995, Ecology of Marine Invertebrate ... More

Evolutionary Ecology of Social and Sexual SystemsCrustaceans as Model Organisms

Evolutionary Ecology of Social and Sexual Systems: Crustaceans as Model Organisms

J. Emmett Duffy and Martin Thiel (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195179927
eISBN:
9780199790111
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195179927.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

Understanding of animal social and sexual evolution has seen a renaissance in recent years with discoveries of frequent infidelity in apparently monogamous species, the importance of sperm ... More

Fisheries and AquacultureVolume 9

Fisheries and Aquaculture: Volume 9

Gustavo Lovrich and Martin Thiel (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190865627
eISBN:
9780197517406
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190865627.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Aquatic Biology

This volume examines fisheries and aquaculture. The chapters in this volume synthesize the current understanding of the diverse topics in fisheries and aquaculture. The first part of the book ... More

Fishery Ecosystem Dynamics

Fishery Ecosystem Dynamics

Michael J. Fogarty and Jeremy S. Collie

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198768937
eISBN:
9780191822209
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198768937.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Ecology

This book provides an integrated framework for the quantitative analysis of exploited aquatic ecosystems, tracing the critical linkages between fundamental ecological processes and their implications ... More

Food Webs and the Dynamics of Marine Reefs

Food Webs and the Dynamics of Marine Reefs

Tim McClanahan and George M. Branch (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195319958
eISBN:
9780199869596
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195319958.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

The book summarizes recent developments in the ecology of kelp forests and coral reefs in order to develop an understanding of the general principles of their ecological organization and how they ... More

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