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Author Gershwin, Lisa-ann, author

Title Jellyfish : a natural history / Lisa-Ann Gershwin
Published Chicago, ILL. : The University of Chicago Press, 2016


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 W'BOOL  593.53 Ger/Jan  AVAILABLE
Description 224 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 25 cm
Contents Jellyfish anatomy -- Jellyfish life history -- Jellyfish taxonomy and evolution -- Jellyfish ecology -- Our relationship with jellyfish
Summary Jellyfish are mysterious creatures, luminously beautiful with remarkably varied life cycles. These ancient animals are found in every ocean at every depth, and have lived on Earth for at least 500 million years. Jellyfish looks at their anatomy, life history, taxonomy and ecology, and includes species profiles featuring stunning marine photography
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-219) and index
Subject Jellyfishes -- Pictorial works.
Natural history.
Genre/Form Illustrated works.
LC no. 2015034610
ISBN 022628767X