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Naylor, E. & Brandt, A., 2015

British Marine Isopods

A guide to the numerous small free-living and parasitic woodlouse-like creatures to be found in rock pools, amongst sponges, algae and the holdfasts of seaweeds, etc and even in the sand of the littoral zone.

Publisher Field Studies Council (FSC)
Volume 3
Edition Second
Coverage All the British littoral species known at the time. The families Desmosomatidae, Eurycopidae and Monnopsidae are included in the family key but taken no further.
Illustrations Line drawings.
Identify Under a Stereo Microscope (also useful to examine under a Compound Microscope).
Specimen Prep. Dissection sometimes needed. Glycerin is a suitable medium and they may be mounted in glycerin jelly.

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