unique, concise and beautifully illustrated guide allows students to
identify over 650 of the common, widespread animals and seaweeds of the
shore. User-friendly dichotomous keys are supported by details of
diagnostic features and biology of each species.
enhanced with 32 pages of colour, this much acclaimed guide is
invaluable to students of marine biology at any level. .
such as how does the species reproduce? What is its life-cycle? How
does it feed? are answered in the notes accompanying each species to
give a fascinating insight into the diversity and complexity of life on
the shore. The text is supported by an extensive glossary of scientific
terms and a comprehensive bibliography is included to aid further
study. The third edition builds on the excellent reviews of earlier
editions and will continue to appeal to a wide readership, including
students, teachers and naturalists.
A Student's Guide to
by J. D. Fish and S. Fish
Cambridge University Press,