Soil zoology

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Soil zoology is the study of animals living fully or partially in the soil (soil fauna). The term was apparently first used for a conference of soil zoologists presenting their research at the University of Nottingham, UK, in 1955.[1]

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  1. ^ Soil Zoology. Proceedings of the University of Nottingham, Second Easter School in Agricultural Science, 1955. by D. Keith McE. Kevan.


  • Safwat H. Shakir Hanna, ed, 2004, Soil Zoology For Sustainable Development In The 21st century: A Festschrift in Honour of Prof. Samir I. Ghabbour on the Occasion of His 70th Birthday, Cairo, ISBN 977-17-1903-3.

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