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Life in the Open Ocean: The Biology of Pelagic Species provides in-depth coverage of the different marine animal groups that form the communities inhabiting the ocean’s pelagic realm. Bringing together the most recent information available in a single volume, authors Joseph J. Torres and Thomas G. Bailey cover the Cnidaria (stinging jellies), the ctenophores (comb jellies), pelagic nemerteans, pelagic annelids, crustaceans, cephalopods and pelagic gastropods, invertebrate chordates, as well as micronektonic and larger fishes. 1010 p.


Authors expertises affiliations

  • Joseph J. Torres. Marine biologist with research interests in the physiological ecology of the deep-open oceanic settings. Emeritus Professor of Marine Science, College of Marine Science, University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, FL (USA).
  • Thomas G. Bailey. In-situ marine scientist, precursor of innovative techniques in capturing and experimenting with delicate sea creatures at great depth. Retired Director of NOAA's Caribbean Marine Research Center, Jupiter, FL (USA).

  • Publication date (digital version): 2022-06.

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