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marine fauna of New Zealand

D. G. McKnight

marine fauna of New Zealand

basket-stars and snake-stars (Echinodermata:Ophiuroidea:Euryalinida)

by D. G. McKnight

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Published by National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research in Wellington, N.Z .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand.,
  • New Zealand
    • Subjects:
    • Ophiuroidea -- New Zealand.,
    • Ophiuroidea -- New Zealand -- Classification.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBasket-stars and snake-stars (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea: Euryalinida)
      StatementD.G. McKnight.
      GenreClassification.
      SeriesNIWA biodiversity memoir,, 115, NIWA biodiversity memoir ;, 115.
      ContributionsNational Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (N.Z.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL384.O6 M36 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination79 p. :
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3363623M
      ISBN 100478232152
      LC Control Number2004426079

      New Zealand Oceanographic Institute Memoirs 1– Gordon D.P. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Bryozoa: Gymnolaemata (Cheilostomida Ascophorina) from the western South Island continental shelf and slope. New Zealand Oceanographic Institute Memoirs 1– Gordon D.P. & d’Hondt J.–L. Cited by: 1. There are more golf courses and book shops in New Zealand when compared to the population, than any other country in the world. So they must be super fit and pretty smart. A huge pounds (kg) of butter and pounds (65kg) of cheese are produced for each person that lives in New Zealand each year.

      About this book Updated edition, this is a comprehensive account of all 46 species of landbreeding mammals known in New Zealand, including native, exotic, wild, feral, living and extinct. Most of New Zealand's native species are bats and seals; the majority of its fauna is actually introduced. The marine-biodiversity assessment of New Zealand (Aotearoa as known to Māori) is confined to the nautical-mile boundary of the Exclusive Economic Zone, which, at million km(2), is .

      The marine fauna of New Zealand. Pelagic Calanoid Copepoda: Megacalanidae, Calanidae, Paracalanidae, Mecynoceridae, Eucalanidae, Spinocalanidae, Clausocalanidae / by J.M. Bradford-Grieve National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Wellington, N.Z Australian/Harvard Citation. Bradford, Janet M. & National Institute of Water and. New Zealand marine mammals include many species of dolphins, seals and whales. New Zealand has a rich and diverse fauna of marine mammals. Almost half the world's cetaceans (whales, porpoises and dolphins) have been reported in our waters. For example, endemic Hector's dolphins (found nowhere else), rare beaked whales, New Zealand sea lions.


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