Accession Number : ADA122976


Title :   A Guide to the Principal Marine Fouling Organisms, with Particular Reference to Cockburn Sound, W.A.,


Corporate Author : MATERIALS RESEARCH LABS ASCOT VALE (AUSTRALIA)


Personal Author(s) : Lewis,John A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a122976.pdf


Report Date : Jul 1982


Pagination or Media Count : 32


Abstract : The principal types of marine fouling organisms collected from the marine exposure raft at HMAS STIRLING, Cockburn Sound, Western Australia, are described and twenty-nine of the most abundant species illustrated. Less common species are listed and references given to facilitate further identification of fouling species both at this site and elsewhere in Australia. (Author)


Descriptors :   *AQUATIC ORGANISMS , *FOULING ORGANISMS , MARINE BIOLOGY , BOATS , AUSTRALIA , BARNACLES , TAXONOMY , ALGAE , MOLLUSCA , CRUSTACEA , COELENTERATA , POLYCHAETA , SPONGES , SOUNDS(WATERWAYS)


Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE