Table of contents for Introduction to the biology of marine life / John F. Morrissey & James L. Sumich.

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Brief Contents
Chapter 1. The Ocean as a Habitat 2
Chapter 2.. Patterns of Associations 42
Chapter 3. Phytoplankton 66
Chapter 4. Marine Plants 98
Chapter 5. Marine Protozoans and Invertebrates 124
Chapter 6. Marine Vertebrates 156
Chapter 7. Estuaries 194 
Chapter 8. Temperate Coastal Seas 218
Chapter 9. Tropical and Subtropical Shallow Seas 252
Chapter 10. Open Oceans 290
Chapter 11. The Deep-Sea Floor 334
Chapter 12. Marine Birds and Mammals in Polar Seas 354
Chapter 13. Harvesting Living Marine Resources 382
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Marine biology.