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Four New Species of the Fish Genus Ecsenius with Notes on Other Species of the Genus (Blenniidae: Salariini)

By: McKinney, B.J. & V.G. Springer

Price: £4.00

Inventory number: 794794


Smith. Contrib. Zool. 236. 26cm. Pp.iii,27. 11 figures, 12 tables, key to the 25 species, 4 new. Paperback. View more info

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Fish Histology, Female Reproductive Systems

By: McMillan, Donald B

Price: £235.00

Inventory number: 004691

ISBN: 1402054157

Condition: New<br>


2007. 26cm. Pp.210. 835 photos & figures (some colour). Hardbound.Fish Histology describes the myriad ways in which fish have approached problems of reproduction — it is an amply illustrated comparative study of the microscopic structure of the female genital systems of fish. It is a compilation of thousands of micrographs — mostly electron micrographs — from classic works in the field and should prove valuable to investigators studying fish in areas such as ecology, physiology, and reproductive biology who may view histology as essential in their work but have little background ... View more info

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A Photographic Guide to Freshwater Fishes of New Zealand

By: McQueen, Stella & Rod Morris

Price: £10.99

Inventory number: 979620

ISBN: 1869663861

Condition: New<br>


2013. 22cm. Pp.144. Colour photos, figures & maps. Softbound.Includes all the freshwater fishes, both introduced and native species, with useful identification charts for the diadromous galaxids. Rod Morris has gone to great lengths to capture the very best images and numerous colour photographs through the book will assist in identifying the sexes, and the subtle differences between related species.An extensive introduction includes highly topical coverage of freshwater ecology and conservation issues surrounding the quality of New Zealand's waterways, making this book an inva... View more info

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Monograph of the Sirenoid and Crossopterygian Ganoids

By: Miall, L. C

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 004557

Condition: Antiquarian<br>


Pal. Soc., 1878. 28cm. Pp.32. 5 plates (1 folding, of recent Protopterus and Ceratodus from the BM). Black library buckram, gilt, original wrappers bound in. Front endpaper, front wrapper and half-title loose, tipped in. Previous owner's label (Moreton, F.G.S) to verso of front wrap, cut down. Blindstamp and library bookplate.Monograph of the Sirenoid and Crossopterygian Ganoids a good clean copy. View more info

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Biologie et exploitation des poissons du lac Ihéma (Bassin Akagera, Rwanda)

By: Micha, J.-C., Plisnier, P.D. & V. Franck

Price: £39.95

Inventory number: 003686

ISBN: 2870371551

Condition: New<br>


1988. 26cm. Pp.212. Paperback.Biologie et exploitation des poissons du lac Ihéma, a scientific account of the biology and fisheries of the freshwater fish fauna of Lake Ihéma, Akagera basin, Rwanda. French text, Latin nomenclature. View more info

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Early Life History of Marine Fishes

By: Miller, Bruce S. & Arthur W. Kendall, Jr

Price: £69.95

Inventory number: 978782

ISBN: 0520249720

Condition: New<br>


2009. 26cm. Pp.376. 7 photos, 98 figures, 14 tables. Hardbound.Early Life History of Marine Fishes brings together in a single reference much of the research available and its application to fishery science - knowledge increasingly important because for most fishes, adult populations are determined at the earliest stages of life.Clear and well written, this book offers expert guidance on how to collect and analyze larval fish data and on how this information is interpreted by applied fish biologists and fisheries managers. View more info

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Freshwater Fishes of Mexico

By: Miller, Robert Rush

Price: £82.50

Inventory number: 003923

ISBN: 0226526046

Condition: New<br>


2006. 28cm. Pp.652. 96 colour plates, 314 BW photos, 233 figures, 509 maps, 8 tables. Hardbound.Though Mexico is only one-fifth the size of the continental United States, it is home to nearly two-thirds as many freshwater fishes as those that swim the waters of the United States and Canada combined. Mexico's diverse freshwater fauna can be attributed to the country's highly varied physical geography, a wide latitudinal range, the largest river system in middle America, and, ironically, its oceans--many marine groups left the brine for the inland springs and never returned to the sea. N... View more info

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Peces Dulceacuícolas de México

By: Miller, Robert Rush

Price: £59.95

Inventory number: 979048

ISBN: 6077607207

Condition: New<br>


2010. 28cm. Pp.652. 96 colour plates, 314 BW photos, 233 figures, 509 maps, 8 tables. Hardbound.Revised edition of Miller's 'Freshwater Fishes of Mexico', Spanish text.This first edition in Spanish is a substantive contribution to knowledge and faunal biodiversity conservation in Mexico. Peces Dulceacuícolas de México includes data from more than 500 species, nearly all illustrated, together with maps, distribution data, references and detailed information about the species. Updates the English edition of 2006.El gran libro de la diversidad íctica de las aguas mexic... View more info

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Paddlefish Aquaculture

By: Mims, Steven

Price: £119.00

Inventory number: 979673

ISBN: 0813810582

Condition: New<br>


2015. 26cm. Pp.320. Colour & BW photos, text figures, tables. Hardbound.Paddlefish have become of increasing interest to the aquaculture community in recent years, as a potential new source of food and caviar. Native to North America, paddlefish show great promise both domestically and internationally as a commercially viable farmed species.Paddlefish Aquaculture examines all aspects of the biology and culture of these fish, exploring their physiology, production, end products and the economics underlying a successful paddlefish operation. Chapters specifically cover paddlefish... View more info

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The Freshwater Fishes of Suriname

By: Mol, Jan H. A

Price: £175.00

Inventory number: 979338

ISBN: 900420766X

Condition: New<br>


2012. 25cm. Colour photos, maps. Hardbound.The Freshwater Fishes of Suriname, hardbound.Suriname has a rich inland ichthyofauna, currently some 480 known fresh- and brackish-water species, that is related to the most diverse freshwater fish fauna, that of the Amazon River.Specialist interest in the freshwater fishes of Suriname extends back over two centuries. Suriname is the site of origin of the oldest extant preserved specimens of South American fishes, and 19 Surinamese fish species were described and figured by Linnaeus.This book provides an introduction to... View more info

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The Freshwater Fishes of Suriname

By: Mol, Jan H. A

Price: £79.95

Inventory number: 979339

ISBN: 9004210741

Condition: New<br>


2012. 25cm. Colour photos, maps. Softbound.The Freshwater Fishes of Suriname, softbound.Suriname has a rich inland ichthyofauna, currently some 480 known fresh- and brackish-water species, that is related to the most diverse freshwater fish fauna, that of the Amazon River.Specialist interest in the freshwater fishes of Suriname extends back over two centuries. Suriname is the site of origin of the oldest extant preserved specimens of South American fishes, and 19 Surinamese fish species were described and figured by Linnaeus.This book provides an introduction to... View more info

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The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in the Western Ghats, India

By: Molur, Sanjay ; K.G. Smith, B.A. Daniel & W.R.T. Darwall

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 979431

ISBN: 2831713811

Condition: New<br>


2011. 28cm. Pp.viii, 116. Colour photos, figures, maps. Binding : ebook.Reviews the conservation status and distributions of 1,146 freshwater species belonging to four taxonomic groups : fishes (290 taxa), molluscs (77 taxa), odonates (171 taxa) and aquatic plants (608 taxa).ebook, 14.3MB ; system requirements Acrobat 7 or above, Windows XP or above. View more info

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An Introduction to Fish Migration

By: Morais, Pedro & Francoise Daverat

Price: £88.00

Inventory number: 979691

ISBN: 1498718736

Condition: New<br>


2015. 26cm. Pp.300. 13 colour & 23 BW photos and figures. Hardbound.Comprehensive coverage of all life history strategies - amphidromy, diadromy, oceanodromy, and potadromy in one book.The first section of this book reviews the history of fish migration studies, and the main trends and challenges of fish migration research. The second section describes the main processes and patterns associated with all migratory life history strategies, as well as the main problems associated with their conservation. The relevance of life history plasticity for migratory fishes has been highli... View more info

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A Field Guide to Freshwater Fishes, Crayfishes and Mussels of South-western Australia

By: Morgan, David : Stephen Beatty, Michael W. Klunzinger, Mark G. Allen & Quinton F. Burnham

Price: £26.00

Inventory number: 979414

ISBN: 0987164406

Condition: New<br>


2011. 24cm. Pp.iv,69. 76 colour photos, 3 in BW, 2 colour figures, 32 maps, tabular key, bibliography, glosary, index. Softbound.Field Guide to Freshwater Fishes, Crayfishes and Mussels of South-western Australia summarises all that is currently known about the iconic, yet often unnoticed species of fish, crayfish and mussels inhabiting the fresh waters of south-western Australia. It offers useful tips on how to recognise and identify these animals, as well as information about their distribution, behaviour, biology, and the threats they face. 11 native species of freshwater fishes, 9... View more info

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Sharks. Face-to-Face with the Ocean’s Endangered Predator

By: Muller, Michael ; Philippe Cousteau, Jr., Dr. Alison Kock & Arty Nelson

Price: £44.99

Inventory number: 979700

ISBN: 3836553597

Condition: New<br>


2016. 37cm. Pp.334. Numerous full colour photos, 2 fold-outs. Hardbound.Michael Muller has carved a career out of impressive encounters. Famed for his portraits of the world’s most elite actors, musicians, and sports stars, he has in the last decade built up one of the most spectacular portfolios of underwater shark photography.Muller’s quest has been to document sharks with an unprecedented proximity and precision, bringing the Hollywood portrait session to the ocean predator. In ocean depths around the world, he approaches the sharks with a patented seven-bulb, 1200-watt ... View more info

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Billfishes of the World. An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of the Marlins, Sailfishes, Spearfishes and Swordfishes Known to Date

By: Nakamura, I

Price: £44.00

Inventory number: 000642

ISBN: 9251022321

Condition: New<br>


1985. 30cm. Pp.iv,42. 24 figs & maps, 19 tables. Paperback.Billfishes of the World includes the two families and all 12 species of billfishes known to date. It provides a comprehensive and illustrated key to families and species, with a glossary of technical terms and measurements. Within each family are given individual accounts of species which include drawings, scientific and vernacular names, information on habitat, biology and fisheries, and a distribution map. The section including family and species accounts is followed by a table indicating the distribution of each species by m... View more info

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Ovos e larvas de peixes de água doce : desenvolvimento e manual de identificação

By: Nakatani, Keshiyu; A. A. Agostinho, G. Baumgartner, P. V. Sanches, M. C. Makrakis & Carla Simone Pavanelli

Price: £265.00

Inventory number: 979786

ISBN: 8585545739

Condition: New<br>


2001. 26cm. Pp.xviii, 378. Colour photos, figures, tables, keys to species, glossary, bibliography. Hardbound.Guide to eggs and larval stages of freshwater fishes of Brasil. Text in Brazilian Portuguese, Latin nomenclature. View more info

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Monograph & Revision of the Indian Cyprinid Fishes of the Genus Garra: Taxonomy of Indian Cyprinid Sucker Fish Garra

By: Nandagopal, S. & M. Arunachalam

Price: £135.00

Inventory number: 979864

ISBN: 3659778656

Condition: New<br>


2015. 22cm. Pp.[viii], vii, 266. 4 composite plates of photos, 39 figures, 16 tables, key to species, bibliography. Softbound.The enigmatic genus Garra (Hamilton, 1822) is represented by 39 species from India. To date, 14 species of Garra have been reported in southern Western Ghats of India, 25 species of Garra have been reported to occur across north and northeastern India.Great confusion has prevailed in the taxonomy of this genus, partly because many of the species exhibit considerable individual variability, and partly because ichthyologists have attempted to apply to them... View more info

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Great British Marine Animals, 2nd edition

By: Naylor, Paul

Price: £15.00

Inventory number: 979833

ISBN: 0952283158

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


2005. 28cm. Pp.272. 420 colour photos, references, index of species, English and Latin names. Softbound.Revised from the first edition of 2003 including 30 additional species and 90 new photos.Identification guide to the following found in British waters : sponges, cnidarians, sea anemones, corals, hydroids, jellyfish, worms, crustaceans, crabs, lobsters, prawns, shrimps, barnacles, molluscs, chitons, sea snails, sea slugs, bivalves, cuttlefish, octopus, squid, echinoderms, starfish, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, feather stars, sea squirts, fish including sharks, r... View more info

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Origin and Phylogenetic Interrelationships of Teleosts

By: Nelson, Joseph S., H.-P. Schultze & M.V.H. Wilson (editors)

Price: £139.99

Inventory number: 978897

ISBN: 3899371070

Condition: New<br>


2010. 26cm. Pp.480. 45 colour & 101 black-and-white figures, 19 tables, 6 appendices. Hardbound.Origin and Phylogenetic Interrelationships of Teleosts presents a modern view including a compilation of synapomorphies of numerous teleostean taxa with a new proposal of their classification, a proposal that pycnodonts are the fossil sister group of teleosts, a phylogeny based on mitochondrial genome sequences, separate analyses of basal teleostean taxa (Osteoglossomorpha, Clupeiformes, Gonorynchiformes, Cypriniformes, Characiformes, Siluriformes, Salmoniformes, Esociformes) and the euteleo... View more info

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Fishes of the World, 5th Edition

By: Nelson, Joseph S., Terry C. Grande & Mark V. H. Wilson

Price: £129.95

Inventory number: 979767

ISBN: 111834233X

Condition: New<br>


2016. 28cm. Pp.752. Text illustrations, bibliography. Hardbound.Fishes of the World, Fifth Edition is the only modern, phylogenetically based classification of the world’s fishes. The updated text offers new phylogenetic diagrams that clarify the relationships among fish groups, as well as cutting-edge global knowledge that brings this classic reference up to date. With this resource, you can classify orders, families, and genera of fishes, understand the connections among fish groups, organize fishes in their evolutionary context, and imagine new areas of research. To further assist... View more info

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Die Lachsartigen (Salmonidae)

By: Neresheimer, E. & E.Wagler

Price: £50.00

Inventory number: 002456

Condition: New<br>


Handbuch der Binnenfischerei Mitteleuropas, Bd.III, Lfg.5 & 6. 1937-1941. 2 volumes. 24cm. Pp.152; iv,132. 21 plates, 151 figures. Paperback.Systematics and biology, part 2 deals with the coregonids. German text, Latin nomenclature View more info

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The Fresh-Water Fishes of China

By: Nichols, J. T

Price: £150.00

Inventory number: 000244

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


American Museum of Natural History, New York, 1943. 28cm. Pp.xxxvi,322. 10 colour plates, 143 figures. Original cloth.The Fresh-Water Fishes of China, a very fine condition original copy. View more info

A Catalogue of the Type-Specimens of Recent Fishes in the Institute of Taxonomic Zoology, Univ. of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

By: Nijssen, H., L. van Truijl & I.J.H. Isbrucker

Price: £12.00

Inventory number: 004512


1982. 30cm. Pp.173. Spiral bound paperback.This Catalogue of the Type-Specimens of Recent Fishes in the Institute of Taxonomic Zoology aims to be complete to date and includes 714 nominal species or subspecies, and the published lecotype description for Sphoeroides meraukensis. View more info

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Peces del Uruguay - Lista sistemática y nombres comunes

By: Nión, H; C. Ríos & P. Meneses

Price: £32.00

Inventory number: 004633

ISBN: 9974563186

Condition: New<br>


2002. 26cm. Pp.105. Map. Paperback.Peces del Uruguay - a checklist of the fishes of Uruguay with details of their systematics and nomenclature.Deals with 670 species. Common names are given in Spanish and English, variations of the common names of the species are given for the neighbouring countries of Argentina and Brasil.Includes a useful bibliography of regional publications. Spanish text. View more info

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Chinese Fishes

By: Noakes, D.L.G ; A. Romero, Y. Zhao & Y. Zhou (editors)

Price: £126.50

Inventory number: 978829

ISBN: 9048134579

Condition: New<br>


2009. 26cm. Pp.255. Hardbound. Chinese Fishes documents the current state of research by Chinese scientists on fish biology and fisheries and brings together manuscripts by authors from research institutions, universities and government agencies.There are papers on aquaculture, life history, genetics, marine and freshwater biology, conservation, physiology, new species descriptions, and truly amazing hypogean fishes.There are papers dealing with some of the largest fishes and some of the smallest cave species. There are papers dealing with some of the most traditional f... View more info

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Ecology and Ethology of Fishes

By: Noakes, David L. G. & Jack A. Ward (editors)

Price: £38.00

Inventory number: 979795

ISBN: 906193821X

Condition: Good ex-library<br>


Proceedings of the 2nd biennial symposium on the ethology and behavioral ecology of fishes, held at Normal, Ill., U.S.A., October 19–22, 1979, published Junk, The Hague, 1981. 27cm. Pp.142. Text figures. Hardbound, good ex-library. View more info

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The Indian Mackerel Rastelliger kanagurta (Cuvier), An Annotated Bibliography

By: Noble, A. & P. Geetha

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 004375

Condition: New<br>


1992. 25cm. Pp.126. Paperback.The Indian Mackerel An Annotated Bibliography provides 578 references to the fish, fisheries and processing. View more info

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The Diversity of Fish Otoliths, Past and Present

By: Nolf, D

Price: £220.00

Inventory number: 979746

ISBN: 9073242266

Condition: New<br>


2013. 30cm. Pp.[ii], 581. 359 plates of photos and figures. 3 text figures, 2 tables, list of synonyms, bibliography, index of families and higher taxa. Hardbound.Unique illustrated systematic catalogue of fish otoliths covering some 2000 fossil and recent fish species.Presents a summary of over 1300 teleostean fossils with their geographic and stratigraphic origin, and an alphabetical list of all 1797 nominal otolith-based fossil fish species with assessments of their validity and nomenclature. View more info

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Dents de Requins et de Raies du Tertiaire de la Belgique

By: Nolf, D

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 002372

Condition: As new<br>


1988. 25cm. Pp.184. 59 plates, 17 figures, species list, bibliography. Paperback.Shark and Ray Teeth from the Tertiary of Belgium, French text. View more info