Marine Faunal Diversity in India

Written By Krishnamoorthy Venkataraman
Marine Faunal Diversity in India
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 November 2014
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
  • Pages : 546 pages
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Download or read book entitled Marine Faunal Diversity in India by author: Krishnamoorthy Venkataraman which was release on 19 November 2014 and published by Academic Press with total page 546 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. More than 70% of the earth's surface is covered by water, making it an ideal and abundant resource for studying species diversity, faunal communities, and ecosystems. India's massive coastline (5,044 miles) means it plays a major role in housing these faunal communities. Of the 32 animal phyla, 15 are represented in India's marine ecosystem, covering more than 15,000 species. Marine and coastal ecosystems of India provide supporting services in the form of wide range of habitats. Major ecosystems such as estuaries, mangroves, coral reefs, lagoons, seaweeds and sea grasses serve as nurseries for both inshore and offshore fishes and others, many of which are supposed to be commercially exploited. Marine Faunal Diversity in India describes different marine faunal group ranges from sponges, corals, mollusks, crabs, fishes, reptiles, birds, marine mammals, mangrove fauna and tsunami impact on marine faunal diversity. The chapters, written by reputed experts in their respective fields, illustrate diversity and distribution of marine faunal communities. Key aspects of the ecology and conservation of this important ecosystem are also discussed. Marine Faunal Diversity in India provides marine biologists and related researchers with access to the latest research and field studies from this major region. . Provides the latest field research on marine faunal diversity throughout the vast and species-rich Indian region . Brings together expertise from top marine biology researchers in the country . Covers a diverse array of aquatic environments, including coastal and island areas Discusses conservation ecology of marine faunal groups

Marine Faunal Diversity in India

Marine Faunal Diversity in India
  • Author : Krishnamoorthy Venkataraman,Chandrakasan Sivaperuman
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-11-19
  • Total pages : 546
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
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Summary : More than 70% of the earth's surface is covered by water, making it an ideal and abundant resource for studying species diversity, faunal communities, and ecosystems. India's massive coastline (5,044 miles) means it plays a major role in housing these faunal communities. Of the 32 animal phyla, 15 are represented in India's marine ecosystem, ...

Marine Faunal Diversity in India

Marine Faunal Diversity in India
  • Author : Krishnamoorthy Venkataraman,Chandrakasan Sivaperuman
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-11-21
  • Total pages : 546
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
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Summary : More than 70% of the earth’s surface is covered by water, making it an ideal and abundant resource for studying species diversity, faunal communities, and ecosystems. India’s massive coastline (5,044 miles) means it plays a major role in housing these faunal communities. Of the 32 animal phyla, 15 are represented in India’...

Ecology and Conservation of Tropical Marine Faunal Communities

Ecology and Conservation of Tropical Marine Faunal Communities
  • Author : K. Venkataraman,C. Sivaperuman,C. Raghunathan
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-09-12
  • Total pages : 481
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
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Summary : This book provides insights into various aspects of marine faunal communities in India, which are extremely diverse due to the geomorphologic and climatic variations along the Indian coasts. Consisting of 30 chapters by experts in their respective fields, it is divided into two parts: · Part I: Tropical Marine Faunal Communities · Part ...

Biodiversity and Climate Change Adaptation in Tropical Islands

Biodiversity and Climate Change Adaptation in Tropical Islands
  • Author : Chandrakasan Sivaperuman,A. Velmurugan,Awnindra Kumar Singh,I. Jaisankar
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-04-05
  • Total pages : 805
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
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Summary : Biodiversity and Climate Change Adaptation in Tropical Islands provides comprehensive information on climate change, biodiversity, possible impacts, adaptation measures and policy challenges to help users rehabilitate and preserve the natural resources of tropical islands. While biodiversity and climate change of tropical islands has previously received less attention, it is ironically ...

National Symposium on Conservation and Valuation of Marine Biodiversity

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 445
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
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Summary : Papers presented at the symposium organised by Marine Biological Station, Zoological Survey of India, in association with National Biodiversity Authority, and Indian Society for Ecological Economics, Delhi, during 26-29 December 2005....

Indian Journal of Marine Sciences

Indian Journal of Marine Sciences
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
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Summary : Read online Indian Journal of Marine Sciences written by , published by which was released on 2007. Download full Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Studies on Faunal Diversity and Coral Reef Ecosystems of Palk Bay

Studies on Faunal Diversity and Coral Reef Ecosystems of Palk Bay
  • Author : K. Venkataraman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 47
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
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Summary : Palk Bay situated at Thanjavoor, Pudukottai and Ramanathapuram districts of Tamil Nadu, India....

Conserving Biodiversity for Sustainable Development

Conserving Biodiversity for Sustainable Development
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 246
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Summary : Himalaya, Statistics, Agrosystems....

Faunal Diversity of Gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserve

Faunal Diversity of Gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserve
  • Author : K. Venkataraman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 77
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Summary : With reference to India....

Faunal Diversity in India

Faunal Diversity in India
  • Author : J. R. B. Alfred
  • Publisher : Envis Centre Zoological Survey of India
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 497
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Summary : Contributed essays....

Indian Seashells Polyplacophora and gastropoda

Indian Seashells  Polyplacophora and gastropoda
  • Author : N. V. Subba Rao
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
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Summary : Read online Indian Seashells Polyplacophora and gastropoda written by N. V. Subba Rao, published by which was released on 2003. Download full Indian Seashells Polyplacophora and gastropoda Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Faunal Diversity in the Marine Coastal Zone

Faunal Diversity in the Marine Coastal Zone
  • Author : Reynaldo M. De la Paz
  • Publisher : Up Center for Integrative and Development Studies Mindanao S
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 46
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
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Summary : Read online Faunal Diversity in the Marine Coastal Zone written by Reynaldo M. De la Paz, published by Up Center for Integrative and Development Studies Mindanao S which was released on 1995. Download full Faunal Diversity in the Marine Coastal Zone Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Fauna of Chennai Coast

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 294
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Summary : Contributed articles....

Faunal Diversity of Ashtamudi Wetlands Kerala

Faunal Diversity of Ashtamudi Wetlands  Kerala
  • Author : M. B. Raghunathan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 38
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
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Summary : Read online Faunal Diversity of Ashtamudi Wetlands Kerala written by M. B. Raghunathan, published by which was released on 2007. Download full Faunal Diversity of Ashtamudi Wetlands Kerala Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India

Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India
  • Author : Marine Biological Association of India
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128019481
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Summary : Read online Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India written by Marine Biological Association of India, published by which was released on 2008. Download full Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....