Logo - springer
Slogan - springer

Springer Spektrum - Biowissenschaften - Zoologie | Süßwasserfauna von Mitteleuropa, Bd. 7/2-2 Chelicerata - Acari 2

Süßwasserfauna von Mitteleuropa, Bd. 7/2-2 Chelicerata

Acari 2

Gerecke, Reinhard (Ed.)

2010, IX, 235 p.

Softcover
Information

Softcover (also known as softback) version.

You can pay for Springer Books with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

Standard shipping is free of charge for individual customers.

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-3-8274-1894-4

free shipping for individuals worldwide

usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days


add to marked items

$239.00
  • Spezielle Monographie zur Bestimmung von im Wasser Mitteleuropas lebender Milben
  • Wichtiges Referenzwerk für Spezialisten, die systematische, faunistische und Gewässergüteuntersuchungen durchführen

Chelicerata are a basically terrestrial group of invertebrates, including many clades whose representatives have never found an evolutionary way to aquatic live. An exception is made by some spiders and the highly diverse aquatic mites which in inland water habitats are represented by members of numerous different clades having evolved an aquatic or amphibious lifestyle along various evolutionary pathways. For the first time in limnofaunistic bibliography, the present taxonomic knowledge about these different groups of invertebrates is brought together in an overview for the Central-European fauna.

This second volume includes taxonomic keys and ecological information for the two species-rich superfamilies Hydryphantoidea and Lebertioidea of the freshwater mites (Hydrachnidia). A further volume in preparation will include the remaining two superfamilies, Hygrobatoidea and Arrenuroidea.

The chelicerata volumes of this series are a basic tool for all limnologists interested in diversity and ecology - in particular for biologists investigating the ecotones between ground- and surface water, between benthos and plankton, and between water and land.

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Keywords » Chelicerata - Fauna - Milben - Mitteleuropa - Spinnentiere - Süßwasser - Süßwasserfauna - ecology - ecotone - invertebrates - plankton

Related subjects » Ökologie - Zoologie

Table of contents / Sample pages 

Popular Content within this publication 

 

Articles

Services for this book

New Book Alert

Get alerted on new Springer publications in the subject area of Zoology.