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Collins field guide to the New Zealand seashore / Sally Carson & Rod Morris.

By: Carson, Sally F. (Sally Fraser), 1963-.
Contributor(s): Morris, Rod, 1951- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland, New Zealand : Collins, 2017Copyright date: ©2017Description: 416 pages : colour illustrations ; 22 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781775540106; 1775540103.Other title: New Zealand seashore.Subject(s): Seashore biology -- New Zealand | Seashore ecology -- New Zealand | Seashore plants -- New Zealand | Seashore animals -- New ZealandDDC classification: 591.770993 Summary: "Designed as a companion for seashore excursions, this guide encourages a closer look at the community living between the tides. The in-situ photographs not only assist with identification of species but also highlight behaviours that help these creatures survive, both in and out of the water."-- Back cover.
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Fully revised and updated, this is the ultimate guide to the New Zealand seashore. The essential guide to New Zealand's inter-tidal wilderness - for every bach, glovebox and home library. New Zealand has over 14,000 kilometres of coastline, the 10th longest length of coast in the world. From sheltered sandy beaches, rugged cliff-lined fiords, the geography of New Zealand's coastline is as diverse as it is spectacular. The Collins Field Guide to the New Zealand Seashoreis packed with information on endemic and introduced species, including anemones, sea stars, crabs, barnacles, paua, mussels, clams, oysters - this is New Zealand's most comprehensive and up to date guide to our unique and fascinating seashore.

Includes bibliographical references.

"Designed as a companion for seashore excursions, this guide encourages a closer look at the community living between the tides. The in-situ photographs not only assist with identification of species but also highlight behaviours that help these creatures survive, both in and out of the water."-- Back cover.