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Fish Reproduction, Strategies and Tactics, Potts, G.W. & R.J. Wootton (editors)
27 Potts, G.W. & R.J. Wootton (editors) Fish Reproduction, Strategies and Tactics
0125636601 / 9780125636605 Clean secondhand
 
Academic Press, 1984. 24cm. Pp.xiv,410. Photos, figures, tables. Hardbound, jacket, clean secondhand.

Fish Reproduction, Strategies and Tactics presents a series of articles covering aspects of theoretical modelling, ecology, behaviour and experimental laboratory studies and deals with some of the more commercially important aspects of fish reproduction with respect to aquaculture and fisheries biology. Special reference is given to the adaptive significance of reproductive patterns observed in teleost fishes.

 
Price: 195.00 GBP
 
 
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Reproductive Physiology of Fish, Richter, C.J.J. & H.J.Th. Goos (compliers)
28 Richter, C.J.J. & H.J.Th. Goos (compliers) Proceedings of the International Symposium on Reproductive Physiology of Fish
9022008185 / 9789022008188 Good ex-library
 
PUDOC., Wageningen, 1982. 24cm. Pp.x, 256. Photos, text figures, tables. Hardbound, good ex-library.

About 100 papers and posters presented at the Second International Symposium on Reproductive Physiology of Fish dealing with the applies aspects of fish reproduction and the daily challenges of fish farming.

 
Price: 45.00 GBP
 
 
Fish Pheromones and Related Cues, Sorensen, P. W. & Brian D. Wisenden (editors)
29 Sorensen, P. W. & Brian D. Wisenden (editors) Fish Pheromones and Related Cues
0813823862 / 9780813823867 New
 
2015. 26cm. Pp.296. Hardbound.

Fish Pheromones and Related Cues opens with a useful overview of fish pheromone research. Chapters then examine the biological importance of pheromones in inter- and intraspecies communication, and the role these chemical cues play in a variety biological functions from reproduction to predation. The final chapters provide valuable insight into how pheromones are being applied in real-world efforts to culture fish species and to conserve our wild-borne populations from pollutants and invasive species.

 
Price: 165.00 GBP
 
 
Interrelationships of Fishes, Stiassny,M.L.J. and others (editors)
30 Stiassny,M.L.J. and others (editors) Interrelationships of Fishes
0126709505 / 9780126709506 New
 
1998. 26cm. Pp.xiii,496. Text figures, photos & tables. Hardbound.

Interrelationships of Fishes provides a comprehensive and thorough review of fish evolutionary history. It covers the latest in state-of-the-art systematics and classifications for many of the major groups of fishes.

 
Price: 120.00 GBP
 
 
Evolutionary Genetics of Fishes, Turner, Bruce J. (editor)
31 Turner, Bruce J. (editor) Evolutionary Genetics of Fishes
0306415208 / 9780306415203 As new
 
Plenum Press Monographs in Evolutionary Biology, 1984. 24cm. Pp.xviii, [ii], 636. Text illustrations, tables. Hardbound.

 
Price: 135.00 GBP
 
 
Ecology and Conservation of Fishes, Tyus, Harold M
32 Tyus, Harold M Ecology and Conservation of Fishes
1439858543 / 9781439858547 New
 
2011. 28cm. Pp.573. Hardbound.

Written as a stand-alone textbook for students and a useful reference for professionals in government and private agencies, academic institutions, and consultants, Ecology and Conservation of Fishes provides broad, comprehensive, and systematic coverage of all aquatic systems from the mountains to the oceans.

The book begins with overview discussions on the ecology, evolution, and diversity of fishes. It moves on to address freshwater, estuarine, and marine ecosystems and identifies factors that affect the distribution and abundance of fishes. It then examines the adaptations of fishes as a response to constraints posed in ecosystems. The book concludes with four chapters on applied ecology to discuss the critical issues of management, conservation, biodiversity crises, and climate change.

 
Price: 54.99 GBP
 
 
Physiology and Ecology of Fish Migration, Ueda, Hiroshi & Katsumi Tsukamoto
33 Ueda, Hiroshi & Katsumi Tsukamoto Physiology and Ecology of Fish Migration
1466595132 / 9781466595132 New
 
2013. 26cm. Pp.196. 41 photos & figures. Hardbound.

Presents up-to-date innovative research results on the physiology and ecology of fish migration. It focuses on salmon, eels, lampreys, and bluefin tuna. The book examines migratory behavior, spawning, and behavioral ecology.

Contents : Physiology of Imprinting and Homing Migration in Pacific Salmon. The Behaviour and Physiology of Migrating Atlantic Salmon. The Onset Mechanisms of the Spawning Migrations of Anguillid Eels. Marine Migratory Behaviour of the European Silver Eel. Sea Lamprey Migration: a Journey with Millions of Years. Migratory Behavior of Adult Pacific Lamprey and Evidence for Effects of Individual Temperament on Migration Rate. Behavioral Ecology and Thermal Physiology of Immature Pacific Bluefin Tuna.

 
Price: 70.99 GBP
 
 
Reproductive Biology of Teleost Fishes, Wootton, Robert J & Carl Smith
34 Wootton, Robert J & Carl Smith Reproductive Biology of Teleost Fishes
0632054263 / 9780632054268 New
 
2014. 26cm. Pp.496. Hardbound.

Reproductive Biology of Teleost Fishes is the first integrated review of the reproductive biology of the bony fishes, which are the most species-rich and diversified group of vertebrates.

Teleosts display remarkable variation in their modes of reproduction, and this volume is intended to provide a framework for understanding the remarkable reproductive diversity of this group. It describes their reproductive biology using, wherever possible, phylogenetic analyses and life-history theory as a means to interpret the information. The book addresses the genetic, physiological, behavioural, ecological, evolutionary and applied aspects of teleost reproduction in a comparative framework that emphasises the adaptive basis of reproductive diversity.

Reproductive Biology of Teleost Fishes provides a comprehensive synthesis of fish reproduction that will be of great interest to life scientists, particularly ecologists, evolutionary biologists, physiologists and advanced undergraduates, postgraduates and research workers requiring a comprehensive overview of fish reproduction. The book is suitable for courses in fish biology and ecology, reproductive physiology and reproductive genetics. It also addresses applied questions and will be of value for courses on fisheries science and aquaculture. Libraries in all universities and research establishments where biological sciences, fisheries science and aquaculture are studied and taught should have several copies of this important book on their shelves.

 
Price: 130.00 GBP
 
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