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Deep-Sea Biodiversity

Pattern and Scale

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$76.00 • £66.95 • €69.95

ISBN 9780674036079

Publication Date: 02/15/2010


368 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

16-page color insert, 185 halftones


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  • Preface
  • 1. Setting the Stage: Patterns of Benthic Standing Stock
  • 2. Local Species Diversity
  • 3. Regional Patterns of Alpha Species Diversity
  • 4. Oceanwide Variation in Alpha Species Diversity and Long-Term Change
  • 5. Beta Diversity along Depth Gradients
  • 6. Evolutionary Processes in the Deep Sea
  • 7. Summary
  • Appendix A. Deep-Sea Organisms
  • Appendix B. Deep-Sea Sampling Gear
  • Appendix C. References for Abundance Data (0–9000 m)
  • Appendix D. References for Biomass Data (0–9000 m)
  • References
  • Index
  • Color illustrations follow page 50

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