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The Resource Life in the dark : illuminating biodiversity in the shadowy haunts of planet earth, Danté Fenolio

Life in the dark : illuminating biodiversity in the shadowy haunts of planet earth, Danté Fenolio

Label
Life in the dark : illuminating biodiversity in the shadowy haunts of planet earth
Title
Life in the dark
Title remainder
illuminating biodiversity in the shadowy haunts of planet earth
Statement of responsibility
Danté Fenolio
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents hundreds of creatures like the firefly squid, tarantula hawks, and blind spiny eels that have adapted to habitats devoid of light such as caves, the bottoms of oceans and lakes, and underground
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fenolio, Danté B.
Dewey number
578.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adaptation (Biology)
  • Habitat (Ecology)
  • Deep-sea animals
  • Cave animals
  • Parasites
  • Adaptation (Biology)
  • Cave animals
  • Deep-sea animals
  • Habitat (Ecology)
  • Parasites
Label
Life in the dark : illuminating biodiversity in the shadowy haunts of planet earth, Danté Fenolio
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. An introduction to life in the dark -- 2. The deep sea -- Zooplankton -- Invertebrates -- Vertebrates -- The sea floor -- Near-shore deepwater wildlife -- 3. Dark freshwater habitats -- 4. Fossorial wildlife -- Fossorial biodiversity -- Termite mound wildlife -- 5. Subterranean life -- Cavefishes -- Other vertebrates -- Invertebrates -- 6. The parasites within -- 7. Conservation -- Appendix: Amphibian skin secretions and potential use by humans : a short bibliography
Control code
ocn905450047
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9781421418636
Lccn
2015010640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)905450047
Label
Life in the dark : illuminating biodiversity in the shadowy haunts of planet earth, Danté Fenolio
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. An introduction to life in the dark -- 2. The deep sea -- Zooplankton -- Invertebrates -- Vertebrates -- The sea floor -- Near-shore deepwater wildlife -- 3. Dark freshwater habitats -- 4. Fossorial wildlife -- Fossorial biodiversity -- Termite mound wildlife -- 5. Subterranean life -- Cavefishes -- Other vertebrates -- Invertebrates -- 6. The parasites within -- 7. Conservation -- Appendix: Amphibian skin secretions and potential use by humans : a short bibliography
Control code
ocn905450047
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9781421418636
Lccn
2015010640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)905450047

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