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The Ecology of Fishes on Coral Reefs

By: Sale, Peter F (editor)

Price: £56.99

Inventory number: 979440

ISBN: 0126151814

Condition: New<br>


24cm. Pp.754. Softbound.Standard reference, much in demand, The Ecology of Fishes on Coral Reefs is available again.Contents : Basics: P.F. Sale, Introduction. W.N. McFarland, The Visual World of Coral Reef Fishes. J.H. Choat and D.R. Bellwood, Reef Fishes: Their History and Evolution. Trophic Ecology: E.S. Hobson, Trophic Relationships of Fishes Specialized to Feed on Zooplankters above Coral Reefs. M.E. Hay, Fish-Seaweed Interactions on Coral Reefs: Effects of Herbivorous Fishes and Adaptation of Their Prey. J.H. Choat, The Biolo... View more info

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Coral Reef Fishes, Dynamics and Diversity in a Complex Ecosystem

By: Sale, Peter F (editor)

Price: £99.00

Inventory number: 979441

ISBN: 0126151857

Condition: New<br>


28cm. Pp.549. Hardbound.An important companion volume to The Ecology of Fishes on Coral Reefs, Coral Reef Fishes, Dynamics and Diversity in a Complex Ecosystem is an up-to-date review of key research areas in reef fish ecology and includes discussions of regulation of fish populations, dispersal or site fidelity of larval reef fishes, sensory and motor capabilities of reef fish larvae, and complexities of management of reef species and communities. A companion volume that supports and extends the earlier work, available again as a print on demand edition. View more info

Aquarium

By: Sands, David (editor)

Price: £10.00

Inventory number: 000578


The Complete Fishkeeping Experience Magazine, Premier Issue, Volume 1, No.1, June 1992 View more info

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Biology and Ecology of Toxic Pufferfish

By: Santhanam, Ramasamy

Price: £99.00

Inventory number: 979708

ISBN: 1771884398

Condition: New<br>


2018. 28cm. Pp.350. 20 colour photo-plates, 240 BW photos & figures. Hardbound.The first comprehensive book on the biology and ecology of pufferfish.Covering 197 species of pufferfish recorded so far from the marine, brackish, and freshwater ecosystems of the world, this important volume expounds on the toxins and associated poisonings of pufferfish. Importantly, the volume also explores the many uses of pufferfish, such as in aquariums, and for their nutritional and culinary value, and their emerging uses in the treatment of pain.Table of Contents : Introduction. Biolo... View more info

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Biology and Ecology of Venomous Stingrays

By: Santhanam, Ramasamy

Price: £108.00

Inventory number: 978923

ISBN: 1771885386

Condition: New<br>


2018. 26cm. Pp.325. 29 colour & 321 BW photos & figures. Hardbound.This comprehensive book on the venomous stingrays of the world provides first-hand information on the diversity, biology, and ecology of venomous stingrays of freshwater, brackish, and marine ecosystems. Each year thousands of injuries to swimmers and surfers are reported, with 750 to 1,500 stingray injuries reported each year in the US alone. As more vacationers spend their leisure time exploring coasts and tropical reefs, often in isolated areas without immediate access to advanced health care, there will b... View more info

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Peces de Bolivia, Bolivian Fishes

By: Sarmiento, Jaime: Rémy Bigorne & Fernando M. Carvajal-Vallejos (editores científicos / scientific editors)

Price: £0.00

Inventory number: 979695

ISBN: 9995415747

Condition: Sold out<br>


2014. 23cm. Pp.211. Colour photographs, colour maps, species list, bibliography. Text in Spanish and English. Softbound.Bolivia is home to over 900 species of freshwater fishes, representing about 7% of all freshwater species described worldwide.This book, first of its kind for Bolivia, presents a compilation of information on a hundred species of fish and includes colour photos, information on their habitats and biology, and distribution maps.Out of printDesde la última década, el creciente interés por parte de científicos y autor... View more info

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Das große Lexikon der Aquaristik

By: Schaefer, Claus

Price: £39.95

Inventory number: 004606

ISBN: 3800174979

Condition: New<br>


2 volumes. 30cm. Pp.1008. 742 colour photos, 321 BW photos & figures. Hardbound with slipcase.742 brilliant colour photographs and more than 400 drawings depict aquarium fishes at their most attractive. The fishes described include many well-known and popular genera, but also a whole range of newly described and interesting species.Descriptions cover : distribution, aquaria requirements, morphology, biology and behaviour, diseases. Das große Lexikon der Aquaristik, Band 1 (A-H), Band 2 (I-Z).A useful feature are the tables of the 387 L-number, 75 LDA-number and... View more info

New and Noteworthy Venezuelan Glanapterygine Catfishes (Siluriformes, Trichomycteridae), with discussion of their biogeography and psammophily

By: Schaefer,S.A., Francisco Provenzano, Mario de Pinna & J.N. Baskin

Price: £9.50

Inventory number: 003935


2005. 26cm. Pp.27. 10 photos, composite figures & maps, 2 tables, keys to species. Paperback.Four new species of the trichomycterid subfamily Glanapteryginae are described from the Río Orinoco basin of Venezuela. Two new species each in Pygidianops Myers 1944 and Typhlobelus Myers 1944 represent the first documented occurrence of these genera in Venezuela, and for Pygidianops the first occurrence outside the Río Negro basin. View more info

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Aqualog Special - Brackish-Water Fishes. All About Species, Care and Breeding

By: Schafer, F

Price: £14.99

Inventory number: 003151

ISBN: 393602782X

Condition: New<br>


30cm. Pp.84. Colour photos. Hardbound.Aqualog Special Brackish-Water Fishes View more info

Revision of the Congo River Lamprologus Schilthuis, 1891 (Teleostei, Cichlidae), with descriptions of two new species

By: Schelly, R.C. & M.L.J. Stiassny

Price: £9.50

Inventory number: 003936


2004. 26cm. Pp.40. 31 figures, maps, 8 tables, key to species. Paperback.The Congo River Lamprologus are revised and two new species are described.Lamprologus teugelsi, n.sp., from Malebo Pool and the lower Congo River rapids, and L. tigripictilis, n.sp., from the lower Congo River rapids, are readily distinguished from the remaining Congo River Lamprologus based on counts, measurements, osteology, and colour pattern. Monophyly of the Congo River Lamprologus species is tentatively accepted and a key to the group is provided. All available collection localities for re-identified... View more info

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The Importance of Aquatic-Terrestrial Ecotones for Freshwater Fish

By: Schiemer, F; M. Zalewski & J.E. Thorpe (editors)

Price: £145.00

Inventory number: 974842

ISBN: 0792333330

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


1995. 27cm. Pp.viii,263. Photos, figures, tables. Hardbound.Ecotones are interface zones between different ecosystems. Their ecological role and significance with regard to ecological management and conservation has become increasingly appreciated. For the management of freshwater resources, for example, an improved understanding of the role of land/inland water interfaces, will be essential for reducing negative human impacts by engineering, nutrient loading, siltation, etc.The management of ecotones, on the other hand, offers the possibility to control aquatic system processe... View more info

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Aqualog African Cichlids III, Malawi II, Peacocks

By: Schraml, E

Price: £19.95

Inventory number: 002841

ISBN: 3936027595

Condition: New<br>


28cm. Pp.128. Hardbound.Aqualog African Cichlids III, Peacocks describes all Peacock cichlids (Aulonocara, Alticorpus, Lethrinops, Taeniolethrinops and Tramitichromis).As usual all fish can be identified by magnificent colour photos. View more info

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Aqualog Loricariidae : All L-Numbers, New Edition

By: Schraml, E. & F. Schafer

Price: £29.95

Inventory number: 002179

ISBN: 393602751X

Condition: New<br>


28cm. Pp.272. 1800 colour photos. Hardbound.This is the fully revised edition of Aqualog Loricariidae and contains all f-number and LDA Number catfishes, from L01 to L350 and from LDA 01 to LDA76.All important characters and care instructions are available in symbols. The symbol explanations are given in ten different languages. It is a unique standard work, recognised worldwide. The book is indispensable for trade, breeders and aquarium hobbyists who keep these wonderful fishes. View more info

A New Subspecies of Parrotfish Nicholsina ustus collettei from the Eastern Atlantic Ocean

By: Schultz, L.P

Price: £5.00

Inventory number: 974806


1968. 24cm. Pp.5. 1 plate, 1 figure. Paperback. View more info

Four New Species of the Genus Parapercis with Notes on Other Species from the Indo-Pacific Area (Family Mugiloididae)

By: Schultz, L.P

Price: £6.50

Inventory number: 974807


1968. 24cm. Pp.16. 4 plates, 6 tables. Wrappers. View more info

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Aqualog African Cichlids II, Lake Tanganyika I, Tropheus

By: Schupke, P

Price: £29.95

Inventory number: 002180

ISBN: 3936027382

Condition: New<br>


Cichlids of Lake Tanganyika, Part 1, The Species of the Genus Tropheus. 28cm. Pp.192. 450 colour photos & illustrations. Hardbound.Aqualog African Cichlids II, Lake Tanganyika I, Tropheus.Hundreds sold. View more info

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Atlas of Southern African Freshwater Fishes

By: Scott, L.E.P., P.H. Skelton, A.J. Booth, L.Verheust, R. Harris & J. Dooley

Price: £53.00

Inventory number: 004248

ISBN: 0868103985

Condition: New<br>


2006. 30cm. Pp.303. 25 colour plates. Softbound, with CD-ROM digital atlas and GIS viewer.Atlas of Southern African Freshwater Fishes covers 254 species from 37 families with point distribution maps and the latest IUCN status indicated for each. Reference material was collated from over 35,000 specimen records in 19 museums. The geographic area covers the eleven countries of southern Africa including the Cunene and Zambezi River catchments. An ideal reference for anyone with a professional or general interest in the freshwater fishes of southern Africa.The Digital Atlas CD is a... View more info

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Digital Atlas of Southern African Freshwater Fishes

By: Scott, L.E.P., P.H. Skelton, A.J. Booth, L.Verheust, R. Harris & J. Dooley

Price: £29.95

Inventory number: 979439

ISBN: 0868103985

Condition: New<br>


CD-ROM digital atlas and GIS viewer.Digital Atlas of Southern African Freshwater Fishes covers 254 species from 37 families with point distribution maps and the latest IUCN status indicated for each. Reference material was collated from over 35,000 specimen records in 19 museums. The geographic area covers the eleven countries of southern Africa including the Cunene and Zambezi River catchments. An ideal reference for anyone with a professional or general interest in the freshwater fishes of southern Africa. View more info

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The Catfishes of Africa, A Handbook for Identification and Maintenance

By: Seegers, Lothar

Price: £78.99

Inventory number: 978560

ISBN: 3936027838

Condition: New<br>


2008. 24cm. Pp.608. 1100 colour photos, numerous figures and maps. Hardbound.African catfishes are a particularly diverse group of fishes. However, only a few of them have gained a permanent place in the aquarium hobby, mainly because they are inadequately known and have to date been imported only in limited numbers.The Catfishes of Africa should at least alleviate the first of these problems and demonstrate just how varied and interesting African catfishes are.This book is, as far as it is known, the first to present an overview of the entire African catfish group, and... View more info

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The Fishes of the Lake Rukwa Drainage

By: Seegers, Lothar

Price: £44.00

Inventory number: 001212

ISBN: 9075894031

Condition: New<br>


1996. 30cm. Pp.407. 152 colour & 78 BW photos, numerous figures, 8 maps, 76 tables, key. Paperback.The Fishes of the Lake Rukwa Drainage covers the geography of the Lake Rukwa drainage, the history of ichthyological investigations, its fisheries and collecting localities, and an illustrated systematic account of the species.A checklist and key are presented and for each species its original description, etymology, type locality, type specimens, morphometric and meristic data, citations and additions, physical description, maximum length, colouration, ecology, remarks, distribut... View more info

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Hong Kong Goldfish

By: Shek-hay, Man

Price: £29.95

Inventory number: 004722

Condition: New<br>


1982. 22cm. Pp.[iv],137. 103 colour photos, figures, common names in English and Chinese. Paperback.Hong Kong Goldfish provides illustrations and descriptions of goldfish varieties commonly bred in Hong Kong with chapters on the breeding and keeping of goldfish. Important as the first book on the subject. Few copies only. View more info

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Fishes of the Sea of Okhotsk (Ryby Okhotskogo morya)

By: Shmidt, P. Yu

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 004742

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


IPST., 1965. 24cm. Pp.xiv,392. Portrait (Shmidt, 1872-1949). 20 plates, 51 figures & maps, 57 tables, bibliographies. Paperback, good ex-library.Fishes of the Sea of Okhotsk, the English edition, covers a total of 270 species and subspecies, of which 22 species and 4 subspecies are here described as new. View more info

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The Mahseer in the Rivers of Nepal

By: Shrestha, T.K

Price: £49.95

Inventory number: 000044

ISBN: 0952439034

Condition: New<br>


1997, revised and enlarged edition. 22cm. Pp.[xii],259. 38 colour & 60 BW photos, 63 text figures, 3 maps, 24 tables, sectional bibliography. Softbound.The Mahseer in the Rivers of Nepal View more info

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Ichthyology of Nepal, A Study of Fishes of Himalayan Waters, first edition

By: Shrestha, T.K

Price: £75.00

Inventory number: 978651

ISBN: 9937206537

Condition: New<br>


2008. 25cm. Pp.400. 105 colour photos, 72 plates of colour photographs featuring all 232 species of fishes, 32 maps and habitat photos. Softbound.Standard reference. The quality of the photography is very high. Ichthyology of Nepal is a much needed taxonomic aid complete with keys, diagnostic criteria & illustrated descriptions for identification of the species. All 232 species of fishes are described and illustrated ; many excellent outdoor underwater photographs.Recently out of print and superseded by the second edition, one (1) copy only in stock. View more info

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Resource Ecology of the Himalayan Waters, A Study of the Ecology, Biology and Management Strategy of Fresh Waters of Nepal

By: Shrestha, T.K

Price: £69.95

Inventory number: 003012

ISBN: 0952439026

Condition: New<br>


1995, reprint. 25cm. Pp.[xxii],645. Photos, figures and maps. Hardbound.Resource Ecology of the Himalayan Waters is essentially a reference book on the freshwater fishes of Nepal but also covers the ecology of the waters, capture fisheries, aquaculture, other aquatic wildlife (amphibia, chelonia &c), and the impact of man. View more info

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Ichthyology of Nepal, A Study of Fishes of Himalayan Waters, second edition

By: Shrestha, T.K

Price: £75.00

Inventory number: 979857

ISBN: 9937206537

Condition: New<br>


2019. 25cm. Pp.421. 406 colour photos, 72 plates of colour photographs featuring all 252 species of fishes, 32 maps and habitat photos. Softbound. Standard reference. The quality of the photography continues to be very high. Ichthyology of Nepal is the taxonomic aid complete with keys, diagnostic criteria & illustrated descriptions for identification of the species. All 252 species of fishes are described and illustrated ; many excellent outdoor underwater photographs. Revised edition, 20 species new to Nepal. View more info

Neotype Description for the African Catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) (Pisces : Siluroidei: Clariidae)

By: Skelton, P.H. & G.G. Teugels

Price: £6.00

Inventory number: 974814


1992. 30cm. Pp.8. 1 photo-figure (views of the neotype), 1 repro-figures (original sketches by Burchell), 1 map. Wrappers.Designates and describes the neotype of Clarias gariepinus, one of the most widespread and well known African freshwater fish species. Presents data from 41 specimens from the type locality and discusses the geographical distribution of the species. View more info

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Goldfish Varieties and Genetics

By: Smartt, J

Price: £137.00

Inventory number: 002331

ISBN: 0852382650

Condition: New<br>


2001. 24cm. Pp.224. 113 photos & illustrations. Hardbound.The goldfish, Carassius auratus, a member of the Carp family, Cyprinidae, has been domesticated for many hundreds of years, as a food fish, a laboratory animal and now most important commercially, for ornamental and aesthetic purposes. There are now many scores of recognised varieties, which have been produced over time by selection processes and other methods described in detail in this stimulating book.Goldfish Varieties and Genetics covers all major aspects relating to goldfish breeding and genetics in a readable and ... View more info

A Revision of the American Groupers: Epinephelus and Allied Genera

By: Smith, C. Lavett

Price: £6.00

Inventory number: 004779


Bull. AMNH., Vol.146, Art.2. 1971. 27cm. Pp.172. 41 photos, figures & maps, 44 tables. Paperback. View more info