Advances in Sponge Science: Phylogeny, Systematics, Ecology: Volume 61

Advances in Sponge Science: Phylogeny, Systematics, Ecology: Volume 61

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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
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  • Hardback | 450 pages
  • 150 x 230 x 24mm | 839.14g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • New
  • 0123877873
  • 9780123877871

Table of contents

1- Deep Phylogeny and Evolution of Sponges (Phylum Porifera)

Gert Woerheide, Martin Dohrmann, Dirk Erpenbeck, Claire Larroux,

Manuel Maldonado, Oliver Voigt, Carole Borchiellini and Denis Lavrov

2- Sponge Systematics Facing new challenges

Paco Cardenas, Thierry Perez and Nicole Boury-Esnault

3- The role of sponges in the Mesoamerican barrier-reef ecosystem, Belize

Klaus Rutzler

4- Ecological interactions and the distribution, abundance, and diversity of sponges

Janie Wulff

5- Sponge ecology in the molecular era

Maria J. Uriz and Xavier Turon
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