Skip to content

Systema Porifera A Guide to the Classification of Sponges

Spend $50 to get a free DVD!

ISBN-10: 0306472600

ISBN-13: 9780306472602

Edition: 2002

Authors: John N. A. Hooper, Rob W. M. van Soest

List price: $1,199.99
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!


Phylum porifera is an ecologically and economically important group of marine invertebrates, currently a major focus of marine natural product (pharmaceutical) research. Research whilst compiling this book has uncovered a fauna about twice the size as that previously published in the literature and consequently Systema Porifera revises and stabilizes the systematics of the phylum to accommodate this new knowledge in a contemporary framework. Practical tools (key illustrations, descriptions of character) are provided to facilitate the assignment of approximately 680 extant and 100 fossil genera. Systema Porifera is unique making sponge taxonomy widely available at the practical level of…    
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $1,199.99
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Springer
Publication date: 9/30/2004
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1707
Size: 9.00" wide x 11.00" long x 4.25" tall
Weight: 12.034
Language: English