Commercially important sea cucumbers of the worldSchool of Environment, Science and Engineering Papers
AbstractThis guide book provides information on 60 species of commercial sea cucumbers including annotated scientific illustrations of the body and spicules; colour photographs of live and dry specimen, information on nomenclature together with FAO names and common names used in different countries and regions; basic information on size, habitat, biology, fisheries, human consumption, market value and trade; geographic distribution maps. The volume is fully indexed and contains an introduction, a glossary, and a dedicated bibliography.
Purcell, SW, Samyn, Y & Conand, C 2012, Commercially important sea cucumbers of the world, FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes No. 6, FAO, Rome. ISBN: 9789251067192