Nova Publishers
My Account Nova Publishers Shopping Cart
HomeBooksSeriesJournalsReference CollectionseBooksInformationSalesImprintsFor Authors
            
  Top » Catalog » Ebooks » Biomedical Sciences » Biology » Marine Biology » My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Quick Find
  
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
What's New? more
The Inventions, Researches and Writings of Nikola Tesla
$279.00
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Information
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us
Bestsellers
01.Structural and Functional Organization of Fish Blood Proteins
02.Textbook of Fish Endocrinology
03.Barnacles: Recent Progress in Biology and Antifouling
04.Crustaceans: Structure, Ecology and Life Cycle
05.Lagoons: Biology, Management and Environmental Impact
06.Zooplankton: Species Diversity, Distribution and Seasonal Dynamics
Notifications more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to Sea Urchins: Habitat, Embryonic Development and Importance in the Environment
Tell A Friend
 
Tell someone you know about this product.
Sea Urchins: Habitat, Embryonic Development and Importance in the Environment $130.00
Editors: Edgar Raymond Banks
Book Description:
Sea urchins play a key role in marine ecosystems, controlling through its grazing activity the dynamic, structure and composition of seaweed and sea grasses. Moreover, it is a crucial component of the food web, as prey for fishes and other marine animals. Due to its sedentary habits and sensitivity to pollutants, adult sea urchin has been used in several studies as a biological–biochemical indicator of local pollution. This book provides several topics on sea urchins. It discusses the phenotypic variation and resilience in sea urchin morphogenesis; response of sea urchins to environmental stress; nonparametric regression applied to sea urchin growth; and sea urchin immune systems. (Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents:
Preface

Phenotypic Variation and Resilience in Sea Urchin Morphogenesis
(Dimitri Fabrčges, Team Multiscale Dynamics in Animal Morphogenesis, UPR-CNRS, Gif-sur-Yvette, France, and others)

Response of Sea Urchin to Environmental Stress
(Oriana Migliaccio, Immacolata Castellano, Giovanna Romano, Anna Palumbo, Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Villa Comunale, Naples, Italy)

Nonparametric Regression Applied to Sea Urchin Growth
(Isabel Martínez-Silva, Marta Sestelo, Gorka Bidegain, Altea Lorenzo-Arribas, Javier Roca-Pardińas, Department of Statistics and O. R., University of Vigo, Spain, and others)

Sea Urchin Immune System: From Basic Concepts to Environmental Biomonitoring
(Paola Cristina Branco, Débora Alvares Leite Figueiredo, Andrews Krupinski Emerenciano, Douglas Amaral dos Santos, Marcelo González-Aravena, José Roberto Machado Cunha da Silva, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, and others)

Index

   Series:
      Marine Biology
   Binding: ebook
   Pub. Date: 2014
   Pages: 6x9 - (NBC-R)
   ISBN: 978-1-63321-550-4
   Status: AV
  
Status Code Description
AN Announcing
FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
  
Available Options:
Version:
Special Focus Titles
01.Peter Singer’s Ethics: A Critical Appraisal
02.Sexism: Past, Present and Future Perspectives
03.Body and Politics: Elite Disability Sport in China
04.Childhood and Adolescence: Tribute to Emanuel Chigier, 1928-2017
05.Renal Replacement Therapy: Controversies and Future Trends
06.Food-Drug Interactions: Pharmacokinetics, Prevention and Potential Side Effects
07.Terrorism and Violence in Islamic History and Theological Responses to the Arguments of Terrorists
08.International Event Management: Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice
09.The Sino-Indian Border War and the Foreign Policies of China and India (1950-1965)
10.Tsunamis: Detection, Risk Assessment and Crisis Management
11.Sediment Watch: Monitoring, Ecological Risk Assessment and Environmental Management
12.Self-Regulated Learners: Strategies, Performance, and Individual Differences

Nova Science Publishers
© Copyright 2004 - 2018

Sea Urchins: Habitat, Embryonic Development and Importance in the Environment