Compiled by leading invertebrate experts on the status and trends of the world's invertebrates; this report highlights the vital role which invertebrates play in ecosystem, provisioning, and regulatory services. An example of their huge economic importance is the predicted loss of $100 million to fisheries by 2015 if the current trend in coral reef degradation continues. The publication can also be viewed online.
Collen, B., Böhm, M., Kemp, R. and Baillie, J.E.M. (editors). 2012. Spineless: Status and Trends of the World's Invertebrates. Zoological Society of London, UK.