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Biology of the Lobster: Homarus Americanus by Jan Robert Factor PDF

By Jan Robert Factor

ISBN-10: 0122475704

ISBN-13: 9780122475702

ISBN-10: 0123991595

ISBN-13: 9780123991591

the generally disbursed American Lobster, Homarus americanus, which inhabits coastal waters from Canada to the Carolinas, is a crucial keystone species. A invaluable resource of source of revenue, its abundance or rarity usually displays the future health of ecosystems occupied through those crustaceans. This entire reference brings jointly all that's identified of those attention-grabbing animals. it is going to attract biologists, zoologists, aquaculturalists, fishery biologists, and researchers operating with different lobster species, in addition to neurobiologists trying to find additional information at the version approach they so usually use.

  • First finished booklet at the American lobster because Herrick's century-old monograph
  • Provides an important historical past for neurobiologists who use this crustacean as a version organism
  • Contains a entire remedy of the lobster fishery and its management

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