Accession Number : AD0716550

Title :   Taxonomic Guides to Arctic Zooplankton (II): Medusae of the Central Arctic; Siphonophores of the Central Arctic; Ctenophores of the Central Arctic.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. no 3, 1960-1970,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES DEPT OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Personal Author(s) : Leung,Yuk-maan ; Shirley,William Delton ; Kobayashi,Hester A.

Report Date : NOV 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 55

Abstract : 'Taxonomic guide to Arctic Zooplankton (II)' is the second in a series of practical taxonomic guides to zooplankton of the Arctic Basin. Fifteen species of medusae, 5 species of siphonophores and 3 species of ctenophores are discussed in this report. Maps showing relative collection sites of species and a table of relative occurrences by depth are provided. The guides are basically pictorial and references are provided for more detailed information on the individual animals. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PLANKTON, ARCTIC REGIONS), (*AQUATIC ANIMALS, ARCTIC REGIONS), CLASSIFICATION, MORPHOLOGY(BIOLOGY), ECOLOGY, DISTRIBUTION, MARINE BIOLOGY

Subject Categories : Biology
      Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE