Reproductive Biology of Crustaceans: Case Studies of Decapod Crustaceans

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Elena Mente
Science Publishers, Jan 4, 2008 - Science - 565 pages
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Crustaceans adapt to a wide variety of habitats and ways of life. They have a complex physiological structure particularly with regard to the processes of growth (molting), metabolic regulation, and reproduction. Crustaceans are ideal as model organisms for the study of endocrine disruption and stress physiology in aquatic invertebrates. This book is an overview of the extensive research that has taken place over the recent years on issues of crustacean reproduction.

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Phylogeny Biology and Ecology of Crustaceans
Aspects on Population and Aquaculture
Reproduction of Crustaceans in Relation to Fisheries

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