CIAC 1997 – Capetown, South Africa

capetown-97-conference-logoThe 1997 CIAC Symposium was held in Capetown, South Africa, the 4th – 7th of September, 1997, under the theme Cephalopod Biodiversity, Ecology and Evolution. The main symposium was bookended by two workshops. It was preceded by a workshop on Cephalopod Ecology and Fisheries Management from the 31st of August to the 2nd of September, and followed by a workshop on the Biodiversity of South African Cephalopods from the 9th to the 14th of September.


First Announcement


Book of Abstracts

Organizational Summary & Review

Thank you to conference organizer, Dr. Marek Lipinski, for providing us with these materials.

Special Issues


Cephalopod Biodiversity, Ecology and Evolution. A. I. L. Payne, M. R. Lipinski, M. R. Clarke, & M. A. C. Roeleveld (Eds.). South African Journal of Marine Science, 20: 1-469. 1998

Conference Photo



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