THE DISTRIBUTION AND CHARACTERISTICS OF SURFACE BIOLUMINESCENCE IN THE OCEANS
Final technical rept.
NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE NSTL STATION MS
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Approximately 3,000 reports of bioluminescent displays on file at the U. S. Naval Oceanographic Office are charted by three-month periods. In addition, various aspects of bioluminescence, bioluminescent organisms, seasonal and geographic distribution, and displays are discussed. A separate chart and a discussion of the puzzling phenomena of the phosphorescent wheel and wave displays are included.
- Biological Oceanography