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1 Jereb, P. & C.F.E. Roper (editors) Cephalopods of the World. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date. Volume 1: Chambered Nautiluses and Sepioids (Nautilidae, Sepiidae, Sepiolidae, Sepiadariidae, Idiosepiidae and Spirulidae)
9251053839 / 9789251053836 New
 
2006. 30cm. Pp.xii,262. 9 colour photo-plates (60 photos: 46 of living specimens in their natural habitat, 14 of pots, boats, nets &c), 294 text figures and maps, bibliography. Softbound.

Cephalopods of the World. Volume 1 is the entirely rewritten, revised and updated version of the original FAO Catalogue of Cephalopods of the World (1984), now completed in three volumes. The present volume is a multiauthored compilation that reviews six families: Nautilidae, Sepiidae, Sepiolidae, Sepiadariidae, Idiosepiidae and Spirulidae, with 23 genera and the 201 species known to the date. It provides accounts for all families and genera, as well as illustrated keys to all taxa. Information under each species account includes: valid modern systematic name and original citation of the species (or subspecies); main synonyms; English, French and Spanish FAO names for the species; illustrations of dorsal and ventral aspect of the whole animal (as necessary) and other distinguishing illustrations; field characteristics; diagnostic features; geographic and vertical distribution, including GIS map; size; habitat; biology; interest to fishery; local names when available; a remarks section (as necessary) and literature. The volume is fully indexed and also includes sections on terminology and measurements, an extensive glossary, an introduction with an updated review of the existing biological knowledge on cephalopods (including fisheries information and catch data for recent years) and a dedicated bibliography.

 
Price: 100.00 GBP
 
 
2 Jereb, P.& C.F.E. Roper (editors) Cephalopods of the World. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date. Volume 2: Myopsid and Oegopsid Squids
9251067201 / 9789251067208 New
 
2011. 30cm. Pp.xvii, 605. 63 colour photos, 364 text figures & distribution maps. Softbound.

Cephalopods of the World. Volume 2 provides accounts for all families and genera, as well as illustrated keys.

Information under species accounts includes: valid modern systematic name and origin citation of the species; illustrations of dorsal and ventral aspects of the whole animal and other distinguishing illustrations; field characteristics; diagnostic features; geographic and vertical distribution, including GIS map; size; habitat; biology; a remarks section and literature. This volume is fully indexed and also includes sections on terminology and measurements, an extensive glossary, an introduction with an updated review of the existing biological knowledge on squids and a dedicated bibliography.

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Price: 0.00 GBP
 
 
3 Jereb, P.& C.F.E. Roper (editors) Cephalopods of the World. An annotated and illustrated Catalogue of cephalopod species known to date. Volume 3: Octopods and Vampire Squids
9251079897 / 9789251079898 New
 
2016. 30cm. Pp.xiii, 398. 88 colour photos, 261 text figures & distribution maps. Softbound.

Third volume of the entirely rewritten, revised and updated version of the original FAO Catalogue of Cephalopods of the World (1984). The present Volume is a multiauthored compilation that reviews 13 families, i.e. (in alphabetical order), Alloposidae, Amphitretidae, Argonautidae, Bolitaenidae, Cirroctopodidae, Cirroteuthidae, Octopodidae, Ocythoidae, Opisthoteuthidae, Stauroteuthidae, Tremoctopodidae, Vampyroteuthidae, Vitreledonellidae, with 56 genera and the 280 species known and named to the date of the completion of the volume. It provides accounts for all families and genera, as well as illustrated keys. Information under species accounts includes: valid modern systematic name and original citation of the species (or subspecies); synonyms; English, French and Spanish FAO names for the species; illustrations of dorsal aspects of the whole animal (as necessary) and other distinguishing illustrations; field characteristics; diagnostic features; geographic and vertical distribution, including GIS map; size; habitat; biology; interest to fishery; local names when available; a remarks section (as necessary) and literature. The Volume is fully indexed and also includes sections on terminology and measurements, an extensive glossary, an introduction with an updated review of the existing biological knowledge on octopods and Vampire squids (including fisheries information and main catch data for recent years) and a dedicated bibliography.

 
Price: 75.00 GBP
 
 
4 Jereb, P. & C.F.E. Roper (editors) Cephalopods of the World. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of cephalopod species known to date. Volumes 1 - 3: Chambered Nautiluses and Sepioids ; Myopsid and Oegopsid Squids ; Octopods and Vampire Squids
9251079897 / 9789251079898 Clean secondhand
 
2006 - 2016. 3 volumes. 30cm. Softbound.

Cephalopods of the World, Volumes 1 - 3, the complete set. Clean secondhand.

Volume 3 illustrated.

 
Price: 295.00 GBP
 
 

 

 


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