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Published: 14 April 2022

432 Pages | 155 colour line figures and illustrations and 16 pages of colour gallery illustrations

10.9 x 8.6 inches

ISBN: 9780199692309

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Greg Rouse, Fredrik Pleijel, and Ekin Tilic

  • Fully updated and expanded successor to the highly cited Polychaetes (OUP, 2001) now encompassing wider groups including Clitellata, Sipuncula, and Thalassematidae (formerly Echiura)
  • Provides a comprehensive and current taxonomic classification of the annelids informed by anatomy and the latest molecular phylogenomic evidence
  • Integrates ecology, functional morphology, physiology, behaviour, phylogeny, and systematics
  • Lavishly illustrated throughout with stunning high-resolution colour images and SEM micrographs demonstrating the beauty and morphological diversity of the Annelida

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