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Newell, G.E. & Newell, R.C., 1973

Marine Plankton - a practical guide

A useful introduction to plankton. Many species illustrated.

Publisher Hutchinson Educational Ltd.
Pages 244
ISBN 0 09 110541 2
Edition 4th edition
Coverage A selection of the commonest species of British plannkon.
Illustrations 56 plates of line drawings at the back.
Identify Under a Stereo Microscope (also useful to examine under a Compound Microscope).

Malcolm Storey

Taxonomic Scope

ANIMALIA (animals) Identification Current
(Pisces) (fishes) Identification Current Eggs and larvae.
ECHINODERMATA Bruguière, 1791 [ex Klein, 1734] (starfish, sea urchins, sea cucumbers) Identification Current
ENTEROPNEUSTA Gegenbaur, 1870 (enteropneusts, acorn worms) Identification Current
CRUSTACEA (crustaceans) Identification Current Larvae and planktonic forms.
COPEPODA (copepods) Identification Current
POLYCHAETA Grube, 1850 (polychaete worms and ragworms) Identification Current
BRYOZOA (bryozoans, ectoprocts and moss animals) Identification Current
BIVALVIA Linnaeus, 1758 (bivalves) Identification Current Larvae.
GASTROPODA Cuvier, 1795 (slugs and snails) Identification Current Larvae.
CHROMISTA (algae) Identification Current
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