FRESHWATER ALGAE IN AUSTRALIA: A Guide to Conspicuous Genera

By: Entwisle, Timothy J., et al

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vi, + 242pp. Illustrated throughout: colour plates (including some in microscopic detail), plus b/white line-drawings by Enid Mayfield. Book clean and square. Spine firm, nominally bumped on head. Colour, photographically-illustrated card wrapper trivially edgeworn only. Textblock unmarked. Algae play a vital part in the aquatic ecosystem, providing food and shelter for other organisms . . . With colour pictures, a schematic key and supportive description, this guide covers 96 of the 400 or so genera reported in Australia and are featured in detail, including the so-called macroalgae . . . Contents include: What are Algae? Habitats. Collecting. Storage and Preservation. Microscopy. Freshwater Algal Management, Schematic Key. Algal Descriptions and Illustrations. Glossary. Further Information. References. Index. Book weight approx. 390g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post as a small parcel.

Title: FRESHWATER ALGAE IN AUSTRALIA: A Guide to Conspicuous Genera

Author Name: Entwisle, Timothy J., et al

Categories: Natural History, Australiana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Potts Point, N.S.W., Australia, Sainty and Associates: 1997

ISBN Number: 0646314084

ISBN Number 13: 9780646314082

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good+

Size: 8vo - (approx. 20cm x 12.5cm)

Seller ID: 013786

Keywords: Natural History, Australia, Freshwater Algae, Identification and Description, Ecology, Limnology, Guide Books, Reference Books, Entwisle, Timothy J.