Limulus in the Limelight: A Species 350 Million Years in the Making and in Peril?

Limulus in the Limelight: A Species 350 Million Years in the Making and in Peril?


Limulus within the Limelight: A Species 350 Million Years within the Making and in Peril? comprises 14 chapters masking the horseshoe crab's biology, ecology and evolutionary improvement. The ebook is as a result 3 mini-conferences held among 1996 and 2000 celebrating the populations in long island harbor. This booklet exposes the affects of over fishing in this species; clarifies the longer term study schedule for the species world wide and emphasizes the necessity for conservation of this interesting creature's estuaries/ocean habitats.
Biologists, ecologists, technological know-how educators, and conservationists will welcome this publication since it is aimed toward the protection of Limulus, not just for its pharmacological curiosity yet for the secret concerning its sturdiness. Limulus is a different animal which has supplied a variety of makes use of for guy through the years, from fertilizer to bait to clinical learn. notwithstanding, if this species isn't safe quickly, it is going to be misplaced for the long run.

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