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Published: 14 July 2017

592 Pages | 565


ISBN: 9780190625276

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Marine Biology

Function, Biodiversity, Ecology

Fifth edition

Jeffrey Levinton

The most captivating, accessible, and comprehensive book of its kind. If you are a lecturer interested in adopting this title for your course, please contact your Oxford representative to arrange a local ...

New to this Edition:

  • Three all-new chapters (Chapter 3, 'Climate Oscillations and Climate Change', Chapter 10, 'The Open Sea: Distributions and Adaptations, and Chapter 19, 'Polar Marine Biology') make this the most up-to-date marine biology book on the market
  • An online chapter on molecular tools offers an overview of how new and old molecular tools are used in a wide range of marine-biological applications
  • A full archive of 'Hot Topics', available on the companion website, includes brand-new content and previous editions' features
  • Chapter-by-chapter video guides help students visulaize complex marine systems and bring marine biology concepts to life
  • The content has been significantly updated and consolidated, resulting in a leaner, more pedagogically sound text

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