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Fishes, Ichthyology

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Fishes, Ichthyology

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131 Frost, Winifred E An Historical Account of the Char in Lake Windermere

1955. 25cm. Pp.10. Wrappers, creased.
 
Price: 4.00 GBP
 
 
132 Frost, Winifred E Predators on the Eggs of Char in Windermere

1952. 25cm. Pp.5. Wrappers.
 
Price: 4.00 GBP
 
 
133 Fudge, Douglas S. & E. Don Stevens The Visceral retia mirabilia of Tuna and Sharks: an annotated translation and discussion of the Eschricht & Mueller 1835 paper and related papers

1996. 30cm. Pp.92. Colour & plain photos, plates, figures. Paperback.

The Visceral retia mirabilia of Tuna and Sharks
 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Identifying Corydoradine Catfish, Fuller, Ian & Hans-George Evers
134 Fuller, Ian & Hans-George Evers Identifying Corydoradine Catfish
3936027803 / 9783936027808 New
 
21cm. Pp.384. 463 colour photos. Hardbound.

Identifying Corydoradine Catfish is the most uptodate handbook, covering all the known species of Corydoradinae catfish; Aspidoras, Brochis, Corydoras, Scleromystax and C-Numbers, with their type locality, nomenclature, size and observations for each species.

 
Price: 29.95 GBP
 
 
The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in Northern Africa, García, Nieves ; Annabelle Cuttelod &  Dania Abdul Malak
135 García, Nieves ; Annabelle Cuttelod & Dania Abdul Malak The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in Northern Africa
2831712718 / 9782831712710 New
 
2010. 28cm. Pp.141. Binding : ebook.

The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in Northern Africa is the first overview of the conservation status of 877 northern African freshwater species belonging to five taxonomic groups : fish, molluscs, dragonflies and damselflies, freshwater crabs and aquatic plants. Species at risk of regional extinction are mapped and conservation measures are proposed to reduce the probability of future declines.

ebook, 5.86MB ; system requirements Acrobat 7 or above, Windows XP or above.

 
Price: 17.00 GBP
 
 
136 George, A. & V. Springer Revision of the Clinid Fish Tribe Ophiclinini, Including Five New Species, and Definition of the Family Clinidae

Smith. Contrib. Zool. 307. 1980. 26cm. Pp.iii,31. 14 figures, 6 tables, keys to species. Paperback.
 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
137 Gibbs, R.H., Jr. & B. Collette Comparative Anatomy and Systematics of the Tunas, Genus Thunnus

USFWS Fish. Bull. Vol.66, No.1. 1967. 26cm. Pp.65. Figures, tables. Paperback.

Comparative Anatomy and Systematics of the Tunas ; seven species considered valid. Comparative anatomy is described and characters are given for differentiating the species by means of counts and measurements and by comparison of the skeletal, visceral and vascular systems. The systematics of the genus is characterised with respect to other genera of the Scombridae, and for each species a synonymy, a resume of distinctive characters, discussion of type specimens and nomenclatural problems, and a review of known geographic distribution are given.
 
Price: 26.00 GBP
 
 
138 Gibbs, R.H., Jr; T.A. Clarke & J.R. Gomon Taxonomy and Distribution of the Stomioid Fish Genus Eustomias (Melanostomiidae), I : Subgenus Nominostomias

Smith. Contrib. Zool. 380.1983. 26cm. Pp.139. 44 figures & maps, 13 tables, key to species. Paperback.

38 species are recognised, 25 described as new.
 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation, Second Edition, Gibson, Robin M; Richard D.M. Nash, Audrey J. Geffen & Henk W. Van der Veer
139 Gibson, Robin M; Richard D.M. Nash, Audrey J. Geffen & Henk W. Van der Veer Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation, Second Edition
1118501195 / 9781118501191 New
 
2015. 26cm. Pp.576. Hardbound.

Fascinating and instantly recognizable, flatfishes are unique in their asymmetric postlarval body form. With over 800 extant species recognized and a distribution stretching around the globe, these fishes are of considerable research interest and provide a major contribution to commercial and recreational fisheries worldwide. This second edition of Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation has been completely revised, updated and enlarged to respond to the ever-growing body of research.

 
Price: 158.00 GBP
 
 
A Revision of the Hammerhead Sharks (Family Sphyrnidae), Gilbert, C.H
140 Gilbert, C.H A Revision of the Hammerhead Sharks (Family Sphyrnidae)
Clean secondhand
 
1967. 24cm. Pp.88. 9 plates, 22 figures, 5 maps, 10 tables. Softbound.

A Revision of the Hammerhead Sharks, original copy

 
Price: 35.00 GBP
 
 
141 Gilbert, C.H The Lantern Fishes [Reports on the Scientific Results of the Albatross Expedition to the Tropical Pacific]

MCZ, first edn., 1908. 29cm. Pp.23. 6 plates. Original wrappers.
 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
The Indian Oil Sardine, Sardinella longiceps Valenciennes - An Annotated Bibliography, Girijakumari, S
142 Girijakumari, S The Indian Oil Sardine, Sardinella longiceps Valenciennes - An Annotated Bibliography
New
 
Restricted circulation bibliography. 1990. 25cm. Pp.80. Paperback.

The Indian Oil Sardine, An Annotated Bibliography offers 400 references covering the systematics and distribution, fishery, biology, stock estimation and processing of Sardinella longiceps in the Indian Ocean with some reference to adjacent areas.

 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
Fish Prints, Glass Instrument Company
143 Glass Instrument Company Fish Prints
New
 
The following decorative prints were published by the Glass Instrument Company as a supplement to their calendar for 1976.

Each is printed on white artists' card, and is mounted in a black core Palazzo bevelled art box, card backed, cello-wrapped, and ready for framing.

The images are striking black, grey and white, of modern style and depicting the fishes at rest or in motion. Each measures 300x230 mm (width x height) with a window size of 210 x 140 mm.

All in fine condition, price is for the set of 12 prints.

1. BLUEFIN TUNA (Thunnus thynnus), a small shoal.

2. ANCHOVY (Engraulis ringens), a group swimming.

3. ELECTRIC RAY (Torpedo marmorata), at rest.

4. GOLDFISH (Carassius auratus), three plump fishes looking out.

5. ELEPHANT-NOSE FISH (Gnathonemus petersii), handsome fish probing river bed (pictured).

6. TRANSPARENT KNIFEFISH (Eigenmannia virescens), with a BLACK GHOST KNIFEFISH (Sternarchus albifrons), both swimming.

7. ANGLERFISH (Lophius piscatorius), everything an anglerfish should be.

8. KILLIFISH (Fundulus heteroclitus), two killis swimming.

9. SKATE (Raja clavata), one swimming, one cruising to rest.

10. BRISTLE MOUTH FISH (Vinciguerria nimbaria), bizarre.

11. HATCHETFISH (Gasteropelis levi), two fishes in fine form.

12. TOADFISH (Opsanus tau), camouflaged at rest.

 
Price: 225.00 GBP
 
 
Aqualog South American Cichlids IV. Discus & Scalare, Gobel, M. & H.J. Mayland
144 Gobel, M. & H.J. Mayland Aqualog South American Cichlids IV. Discus & Scalare
3931702758 / 9783931702755 New
 
28cm. Pp.240. 900 colour photos. Hardbound.

Aqualog South American Cichlids Volume IV pictures the beautiful discus and angel fish. Wild caught, European and Asian bred forms, plus all variants, colour and breeding forms are illustrated with high quality colour photos.

 
Price: 29.95 GBP
 
 
Fish Invasions of the Mediterranean Sea, Golani, D. & B. Appelbaum-Golani (editors)
145 Golani, D. & B. Appelbaum-Golani (editors) Fish Invasions of the Mediterranean Sea
9546425265 / 9789546425263 New
 
2010. 25cm. Pp.332. Colour photos, maps, figures. Paperback.

Focuses on fish invasions of the Mediterranean and presents the latest research on this subject.

Fish Invasions of the Mediterranean Sea includes chapters written by experts on paleontology, climate change, zoogeography, genetics, parasitology, biological monitoring and conservation, as well as chapters devoted to regional and local issues of countries surrounding the Mediterranean.

 
Price: 69.50 GBP
 
 
Cichlids of the World, Goldstein, Robert J
146 Goldstein, Robert J Cichlids of the World
Clean secondhand
 
TFH., 1973. 22cm. Pp.382. Colour & BW photos. Hardbound.

 
Price: 7.95 GBP
 
 
Fishes of Australia's Southern Coast, Gomon, Martin ; Dianne Bray & Rudie Kuiter (editors)
147 Gomon, Martin ; Dianne Bray & Rudie Kuiter (editors) Fishes of Australia's Southern Coast
1877069183 / 9781877069185 New
 
2010. 28cm. Pp.928. Numerous colour photos. Hardbound.

Fishes of Australia's Southern Coast brings together the latest scientific knowledge on more than 860 species inhabiting Australia’s temperate southern waters, from the Recherche Archipelago at the western end of the Great Australian Bight to Wilsons Promontory in the east, many of which are found nowhere else.

 
Price: 85.00 GBP
 
 
Fishes of the Southern Ocean, Gon, O. & P. Heemstra (editors)
148 Gon, O. & P. Heemstra (editors) Fishes of the Southern Ocean
0868102113 / 9780868102115 New
 
29cm. Pp.xviii,462. 12 colour plates, 452 figures, numerous distribution maps. Hardbound.

Fishes of the Southern Ocean is a valuable synthesis of information on the distribution, taxonomy and biology of the Antarctic fishes ; all but three of the 272 species and subspecies being meticulously illustrated. Comprehensive bibliography and scientific index.

New copy, both the binding and the dustjacket bumped at the head of spine, but without loss, text block unaffected.

 
Price: 50.00 GBP
 
 
149 Gordon, Hugh & Myron Colour Patterns and Gene Frequencies in Natural Populations of a Platyfish

1950. 25cm. Pp.12. 1 full page figure, 2 tables. Wrappers.
 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
150 Goren, M., L. Fishelson & E. Trewavas The Cyprinid Fishes of Acanthobrama Heckel and Related Genera

Bull. BMNH. Zool. 1973. 25cm. Pp.24. 11 figures. Paperback.
 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
151 Goren, Manchem A New Coryogalops Species (Pisces: Gobiidae) from South Africa

1991. 21cm. Pp.7. 5 figures. Wrappers.
 
Price: 4.00 GBP
 
 
152 Goren, Manchem A Review of the Southern African Gobiid Fish Genus Caffrogobius Smitt, 1900

1996. 21cm. Pp.28. 13 figures, 7 tables. Wrappers.
 
Price: 6.95 GBP
 
 
153 Gosse, J-P Les Poissons du Bassin de l'Ubangi

1968. 24cm. Pp.56. 1 map. Paperback.

Les Poissons du Bassin de l'Ubangi, freshwater fishes of the Ubangi basin, French text. Systematic account
 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
Gonorynchiformes and Ostariophysan Relationships: A Comprehensive Review, Grande, Terry (editor)
154 Grande, Terry (editor) Gonorynchiformes and Ostariophysan Relationships: A Comprehensive Review
1578083745 / 9781578083749 New
 
2010. 26cm. Pp.600. Hardbound.

An understanding of gonorynchiform morphology and systematic inter- and intra-relationships has proven vital to a better understanding of the evolution of lower teleosts in general, and more specifically of groups such as the clupeiforms (e.g., herrings and anchovies), and ostariophysans (e.g., carps, minnows and catfishes).

Gonorynchiformes and Ostariophysan Relationships examines the current knowledge of gonorynchiform biology, including comparative osteology, myology, epibranchial morphology and development. Phylogenetic interrelationships among gonorynchiform fishes are reexamined.

 
Price: 119.00 GBP
 
 
Tropical Fish Otoliths: Information for Assessment, Management and Ecology, Green, B.S;  B.D. Mapstone, G. Carlos & G.A. Begg (editors)
155 Green, B.S; B.D. Mapstone, G. Carlos & G.A. Begg (editors) Tropical Fish Otoliths: Information for Assessment, Management and Ecology
1402035829 / 9781402035821 New
 
2009. 26cm. Pp.325. Hardbound.

Techniques and theory for processing otoliths from tropical marine fish have developed only recently due to an historic misconception that these organisms could not be aged. Otoliths are the most commonly used structures from which daily, seasonal or annual records of a fish’s environmental history are inferred, and are also used as indicators of migration patterns, home range, spatial distribution, stock structure and life history events. A large proportion of projects undertaken on tropical marine organisms involve removal and processing of calcified structures such as otoliths, statoliths or vertebrae to retrieve biological, biochemical or genetic information. Current techniques and principles have evolved rapidly and are under constant modification and these differ among laboratories, and more particularly among species and within life history stages.

Tropical Fish Otoliths: Information for assessment, management and ecology is a comprehensive description of the current status of knowledge about otoliths in the tropics. This book has contributions from leading experts in the field, encompasing a tropical perspective on daily and annual ageing in fish and invertebrates, microchemistry, interpreting otolith microstructure and using it to back-calculate life history events, and includes a treatise on the significance of validating periodicity in otoliths.

 
Price: 206.50 GBP
 
 
156 Greenwood, P.H A Review of the Family Centropomidae (Pisces, Perciformes)

Bull BMNH. Zool. 1976. 25cm. Pp.81. 37 figures. Paperback.

Reviews this family of tropical freshwater, estuarine and marine percoid fishes, from Africa, Asia and the Americas.
 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
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