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Deep-sea biology

a natural history of organisms at the deep-sea floor

by John D. Gage

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Benthos.,
  • Deep-sea animals -- Ecology.,
  • Deep-sea biology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-488) and indexes.

    StatementJohn D. Gage, Paul A. Tyler.
    ContributionsTyler, Paul A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH91.8.B4 G34 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 504 p. :
    Number of Pages504
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1884738M
    ISBN 100521334314
    LC Control Number90045683


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