My Library

University LibraryCatalogue

Limit search to items available for borrowing or consultation
Result Page: Previous Next
Can't find that book? Try BONUS+
Look for full text

Search Discovery

Search CARM Centre Catalogue

Search Trove

Add record to RefWorks

Cover Art
Author Jaffar Ali, H. Abdul, author.

Title Ascidians in coastal water : a comprehensive inventory of Ascidian fauna from the Indian Coast / H. Abdul Jaffar Ali, M. Tamilselvi.

Published Switzerland : Springer, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xviii, 157 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Springer English/International eBooks 2016 - Full Set
Springer Biomedical and Life Sciences eBooks 2016 English+International
Contents An Introduction to Ascidians -- Classification of Ascidians -- Ecology of Ascidians -- Association -- Commercial Importance -- Biopotentiality of Compounds of Ascidians -- Ascidians : Model Organisms -- Introduction to Indian Ascidians -- Inventory of Ascidians of Southern India -- Scope for Future Research in Ascidians.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Summary This book addresses the needs of professional and amateur taxonomists on the subject of ascidians in Asia. This is the first book of its kind and features color illustrations done by the authors in Asia. This book provides a brief overview of ascidians in addition to both the taxonomy and distribution of ascidians along India's southern coast. It also opens a new arena for marine researchers in the field of ascidians in Asia. This book is the outcome of the authors' 15 years of research experience in the field of ascidians, making it very helpful for researchers, coastal planners, port authorities and the proper management of coastal thermal plants and atomic power plants.
Other author Tamilselvi, M. author.
SpringerLink issuing body.
Subject Sea squirts -- India.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9783319291185 electronic bk.
3319291181 electronic bk.
9783319291178 print
Standard Number 10.1007/978-3-319-29118-5