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Marine Invertebrates of the Pacific Northwest

With Additions and Corrections

Eugene N. Kozloff

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  • Published: 1987. Paperback 1996
  • Subject Listing: Natural History
  • Bibliographic information: 552 pp., 183 illus.
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Now available in a paperback edition, updated with 30 pages of additions and corrections, this work provides a systematic treatment of almost every group of marine invertebrates of the Pacific Northwest. Close to 4,000 species are covered and many are illustrated by photographs or drawings. Developed over a period of more than 30 years by zoologists associated with the Friday Harbor Laboratories of the University of Washington and several other institutions, the keys, taxonomic lists, and bibliographies are relevant tonvertebrates of intertidal and shallow subtidal habitats between southern Oregon and the Queen Charlotte Islands of British Columbia. This book is essential for students of invertebrate zoology, marine biology, marine ecology, and fisheries ecology.
Contents
Preface to the 1996 Printing
Preface to the 1987 Printing

1. Introduction
2. Phylum Porifera
3. Phylum Cnidaria
4. Phyla Ctenophora, Orthonectida, Dicyemida
5. Phyla Platyhelminthes, Gnathostomulida
6. Phylum Nemertea
7. Phyla Nematoda, Gastrotricha, Rotifera, Kinorhyncha, Priapulida
8. Phylum Annelida: Class Polychaeta
9. Phylum Annelida: Classes Oligochaeta, Hirudinea
10. Phyla Echiura, Sipuncula, Pogonophora, Vestimentifera
11. Phylum Mollusca: Classes Aplacophora, Polyplacophora
12. Phylum Mollusca: Class Gastropoda
13. Phylum Mollusca: Class Bivalvia
14. Phylum Mollusca: Classes Scaphopoda, Cephalopoda
15. Phylum Tardigrada and Phylum Arthropoda: Subphyla Chelicerata, Uniramia
16. Phylum Arthropoda: Subphylum Crustacea: Classes Branchiopoda, Copepoda, Ostracoda, Cirripedia
17. Phylum Arthropoda: Subphylum Crustacea: Class Malacostraca: Subclasses Phyllocarida, Peracarida (in part)
18. Phylum Arthropoda: Subphylum Crustacea: Class Malacostraca: Subclass Peracarida: Order Amphipoda
19. Phylum Arthropoda: Subphylum Crustacea: Class Malacostraca: Subclass Eucarida
20. Phyla Phoronida, Brachiopoda, Entoprocta
21. Phylum Bryozoa (Ectoprocta)
22. Phylum Echinodermata
23. Phyla Urochordata, Hemichordata, Chaetognatha

Glossary
Additions and Corrections
Index
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