[Annelida] Advances in Earthworm Taxonomy / Roy Soc journals access
/ Spionidae harvesting
(by g.read from niwa.co.nz)
Sat Oct 30 03:24:12 EST 2010
Advances in Earthworm Taxonomy IV, edited by Tomas Pavlicek, Patricia Cardet, Yuksel Coskun, Csaba Csuzdi (2010), is:
Proceedings of the 4th International Oligochaeta Taxonomy Meeting, Diyarbakir, Turkey, 20-24 April, 2009.
It is published in "Zoology in the Middle East" supplementum 5, published by Kasparek Verlag, Heidelberg. Price, EURO 40.00.
Details of previous oligochaete taxonomy meeting proceedings are at:
The next (5th) meeting is at Beatenberg, Switzerland, April 11 to 15, 2011.
What a site for a meeting! This looks so spectacular as a venue, I want to go there myself.
**Royal Society Journals news
Good news. The Royal Society Digital Journal Archive, from 1665 to 2010 inclusive, will [again] be all free to view until 30 November 2010.
** Spionid harvesting in Algeria
As the authors note, this must be the first record of wild commercial harvesting of a spionid.
Younsi, M.; Daas, T.; Daas, O. ; Scaps, P. 2010: Polychaetes of commercial interest from the Mediterranean East Coast of Algeria. Mediterranean Marine Science 11(1): 185-188.
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