Accession Number : AD0685830

Title :   MARINE BIOLOGICAL AND OCEANOGRAPHICAL RESEARCH IN THE RED SEA.

Descriptive Note : Rept. no. 5 (Final),

Corporate Author : TEL-AVIV UNIV (ISRAEL) DEPT OF ZOOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Fishelson,L.

Report Date : NOV 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 67

Abstract : The report describes several Research Programs performed in the Red Sea that deal with marine biology and oceanography. Preliminary descriptions are given for the various animal communities that occur on various horizons of the coral reefs, sandy bays and mangrove swamps. Together with this, special papers of food of crinoids and animals associated with them, as well as others, are summarized. A special part deals with lists of animal species that were collected and identified in the Red Sea during 1966 to 1968. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE BIOLOGY, RED SEA), AQUATIC ANIMALS, ECOLOGY, CORAL REEFS, BAYS, SWAMPS, FOOD, CLASSIFICATION, IDENTIFICATION, COLLECTING METHODS, SAND, DISTRIBUTION, INVERTEBRATES, FISHES, CRUSTACEA, MAPS, ISRAEL

Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE