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Fishes and Marine Invertebrates
Patricia Beller, Science Liaison Officer, Biodiversity Research Center of the Californias, San Diego Natural History Museum, researched and wrote all the pages on fishes and marine invertebrates.
We gratefully acknowledge the support of Donald W. Wilkie, Director Emeritus, Scripps Aquarium, who generously devoted a substantial amount of his time to review the descriptions of fishes presented in this field guide. His guidance and counsel greatly improved our work. (Any errors or omissions, however, are entirely our responsibility.)
We also appreciate the following people who contributed to the fish stories:
We especially thank Gini Kellogg and Bob Cranston for the use of their photographs, which supplement images taken from the film, Ocean Oasis, and together add greatly to the species accounts.
Linda West, San Diego Natural History Museum webteam, wrote the species accounts with Dr. Thomas Deméré, Curator, Paleontology Department.
We appreciate the following people for allowing us to use their photographs:
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Bob Lauri, Botany Department volunteer and student at San Diego State University, researched and wrote the entire plant section of the website, as well as the habitat pages. Dr. Jon Rebman, curator, and Judy Gibson, curatorial assistant, contributed to the writing, and reviewed, edited and the section. Bob searched department collections and museum archives for photographs to illustrate each of the pages. Photographers include:
Review and proofing
Special thanks to Judy Gibson and Margaret Dykens, Director of the Research Library, SDNHM, for their careful review and editing of Field Guide pages and others throughout the site.
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