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Frederick Rowe Davis

in The Man Who Saved Sea Turtles: Archie Carr and the Origins of Conservation Biology

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195310771
eISBN:
9780199790098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195310771.003.0011
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

Carr's career demonstrated that the naturalist tradition transformed into related disciplines of ecology and conservation over the course of the 20th century. Carr's life exhibits many dimensions of ... More


Fertilization in Marine Fishes: A Review of the Data and Its Application to Conservation Biology

Christopher W. Petersen and Carlotta Mazzoldi

in Reproduction and Sexuality in Marine Fishes: Patterns and Processes

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520264335
eISBN:
9780520947979
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520264335.003.0007
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

This chapter explores how developmental processes may have become modified to generate variable sexual expression in marine fishes. First, it discusses events associated with reproductive ... More


Whales Are Big and It Matters

PETER KAREIVA, CHRISTOPHER YUAN-FARRELL, and CASEY O’CONNOR

in Whales, Whaling, and Ocean Ecosystems

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520248847
eISBN:
9780520933200
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520248847.003.0030
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

This chapter presents a retrospective view of what the other chapters have discussed—how the question of whales and whaling has been addressed to this point, how it might be approached in the future, ... More


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