Cover: Deep-Sea Biodiversity: Pattern and Scale, from Harvard University PressCover: Deep-Sea Biodiversity in HARDCOVER

Deep-Sea Biodiversity

Pattern and Scale

Add to Cart

Product Details


$76.00 • £60.95 • €68.50

ISBN 9780674036079

Publication Date: 02/15/2010


368 pages

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

16-page color insert, 185 halftones


  • 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

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

(logo) SpeakOUT: 50th Anniversary

Speaking with SpeakOut Boston

We continue our celebration of Pride Month by talking with some of the speakers who volunteer with SpeakOUT Boston. They share their stories with a variety of audiences to foster a better understanding of the LGBTQ+ community, so we thought we’d ask them some questions of our own.