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Advances in Fishery Biology - Biology, Exploitation, Rearing and Propagation of Coregonid Fishes, Proceedings of the symposium on coregonid fishes, held 2nd to 4th Oct. 1984 at Thonon (France)

By: Dabrowski, Konrad & Alexis Champigneulle (editors)

Price: £80.00

Inventory number: 004709

ISBN: 3510470206

Condition: New<br>


1986. 24cm. Pp.vii,386. 136 figures, 109 tables. Paperback.Advances in Fishery Biology - Biology, Exploitation, Rearing and Propagation of Coregonid Fishes presents 28 specialist papers and regional reviews including the topics of biology, physiology, biochemistry, exploitation and rearing. View more info

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Check-List of the Freshwater Fishes of Africa, Vols.1-4 [CLOFFA 1-4]

By: Daget,J. and others (editors)

Price: £85.00

Inventory number: 000458

Condition: New<br>


1984-1991. 4 volumes. 22cm. Pp.2000. Wrappers.Check-List of the Freshwater Fishes of Africa, the complete set to date. View more info

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Check-List of the Freshwater Fishes of Africa. Vol.IV. [CLOFFA 4]. Perciformes - Cichlidae

By: Daget,J. and others (editors)

Price: £30.00

Inventory number: 004360

ISBN: 9073242037

Condition: As new<br>


1991. 22cm. Pp.xii,740. Indexed. Wrappers.CLOFFA 4, Cichlidae143 genera, 870 species, 3000 references. Essential reference. View more info

Bibliography of Marine Biology in South Africa

By: Darracott, D.A. & A.C. Brown

Price: £18.00

Inventory number: 004511

ISBN: 0798817313


SANSP Report 10, 1980. 30cm. Pp.240. Paperback.Bibliography of Marine Biology in South Africa is an attempt to list all publications which appeared before the end of 1977, either in South Africa or abroad and which deal with marine biology in the oceans and esturaries of South Africa. Contains a main list of about 4000 references, keyword and author indicies. View more info

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Les Poissons Fossiles du Bas-Congo et des Regions Voisines

By: Dartevelle, E. & E. Casier

Price: £0.00

Inventory number: 001217

Condition: Sold<br>


1943-1949. 3 volumes [all published]. 33cm. Part 1 ; Pp.200, 16 plates, 60 photos, figures & maps. Part 2 ; Pp.56, 6 plates, 16 text figures. Part 3 ; Pp.312, 17 plates, 22 text figures, bibliography, indices. Original printed wrappers.Les Poissons Fossiles du Bas-Congo et des Regions Voisines, Fossil Fishes of the Congo basin and neighbouring regions, fine set, French text.Sold, similar material required and we welcome offers, thank you. View more info

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The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in Southern Africa

By: Darwall, Will ; K. Smith, D. Tweddle & P. Skelton

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 978837

ISBN: 2831711266

Condition: New<br>


2009. 28cm. Pp.118. Binding : ebook.Biodiversity within inland water ecosystems in southern Africa is highly diverse and of great importance to livelihoods and economies, however, development activities are not always compatible with the conservation of this diversity and it is poorly represented in the development planning process. One of the main reasons is a lack of readily available information on the status and distribution of inland water taxa.In re... View more info

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The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in Eastern Africa

By: Darwall, Will ; K. Smith, T. Lowe & J.-C. Vié

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 979433

ISBN: 283170863X

Condition: New<br>


2005. 28cm. pp.viii, 36. Colour photos, figures, maps. Binding : ebook.Assessment of over 1,600 taxa of freshwater fishes, molluscs, odonates and crabs from Burundi, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda.ebook, 1.40MB ; system requirements Acrobat 7 or above, Windows XP or above. View more info

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The Diversity of Life in African Freshwaters : Underwater, Under Threat. An Analysis of the Status and Distribution of Freshwater Species Throughout Mainland Africa

By: Darwall, Will ; K.G. Smith, D.J. Allen, D. J., R.A. Holland, I.J. Harrison & E.G.E. Brooks

Price: £28.00

Inventory number: 979087

ISBN: 2831713455

Condition: New<br>


2011. 28cm. Pp.viii,347. Binding : ebook / PDF, 8.46MB ; system requirements Acrobat 7 or above, Windows XP or above.The Diversity of Life in African Freshwaters is an assessment of the status (according to the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species) and distribution of all described species of freshwater fishes, molluscs, odonates, crabs, and selected families of aquatic plants from across mainland continental Africa. A total of 4,989 species were assessed, with sp... View more info

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The Bionomics of Certain Air-Breathing Fishes of India, Together with an Account of the Development of their Air-Breathing Organs

By: Das, B. K

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 000325

Condition: As new<br>


1927. 30cm. Pp.36. 9 plates, 3 figures. Wrappers.The Bionomics of Certain Air-Breathing Fishes of India, fine original copy View more info

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The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Fishes

By: Day, F

Price: £295.00

Inventory number: 979737

Condition: Antiquarian<br>


Taylor and Francis, 1889. 2 volumes. 26cm. Pp.xviii, 548 ; xiv, 509. Text figures. Original cloth, gilt, good set.The scarce original issue. View more info

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Les Poissons du parc National de la Ruvubu (Burundi)

By: de Vos, L

Price: £23.00

Inventory number: 000323

Condition: New<br>


1991. 25cm. Pp.25. 35 figures & map. Paperback.Les Poissons du parc National de la Ruvubu / Fishes of the Ruvubu National Park, French text. View more info

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A Systematic Revision of the African Schilbeidae (Teleostei, Siluriformes), with an annotated bibliography

By: de Vos, L

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 001208

Condition: New<br>


1995. 28cm. Pp.450. 229 figures & maps, 70 tables, folding map, 747 item bibliography. Wrappers.A Systematic Revision of the African Schilbeidae is a seminal work redescribing all the valid species of these African catfishes. View more info

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L'ichtyofaune du bassin de la Malagarasi (systeme de la Tanganyika)

By: de Vos, L; L. Seegers et al

Price: £36.00

Inventory number: 978684

ISBN: 9075894341

Condition: New<br>


Contained in Ann. Mus. R. Afr. Cent. (Zool.), Vol.285, Miscellanea 1. 2001. 28cm. Pp.117-135. 3 tables, 1 figure, 2 maps, appended are 10 colour photos of biotopes and 39 colour photos of fishes, bibliography. Paperback.L'ichtyofaune du bassin de la Malagarasi comprises 108 species, about 15% appear to be endemic. French text.The entire volume is 152 pages with 216 figures and 55 colour photos. View more info

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Angelfishes - A Comprehensive Guide to Pomacanthidae

By: Debelius, Helmut; Hiroyuki Tanaka & Rudie H Kuiter

Price: £22.95

Inventory number: 002722

ISBN: 0953909751

Condition: New<br>


26cm. Pp.208. Colour photos. Hardbound.Amongst reef-fishes, few could compete with the beauty of angelfishes. Many species remain small in size, around the 10 cm mark, and combined with their beauty, and often rarity, are sought after in the aquarium trade. At present 8 genera and at least 88 species are known, some still undescribed, and all are included in Angelfishes - A Comprehensive Guide to Pomacanthidae with stunning colour photographs, including those spe... View more info

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Synopsis of Biological Data on the Tor Maseer Tor tor (Hamilton, 1822)

By: Desai, V. R

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 979744

ISBN: 9251049335

Condition: New<br>


2003. 30cm. Pp.43. 19 figures & maps, 20 tables. Binding : ebook.Among Indian mahseers, Tor mahseer Tor tor (Hamilton, 1822) is the most important food and game fish of India after Tor putitora (Hamilton, 1822). It constitutes an outstanding fishery in the Narmada River in central India. It has also settled in some Indian reservoirs which have been stocked with this fish. However, the building of dams across certain rivers has created reservoirs th... View more info

Cichliden, Festschrift zum 25 jaehrigen Jubilaeum der DCG

By: Deutsche Cichliden-Gesellschaft (editors)

Price: £15.00

Inventory number: 004513

ISBN: 3980461408


1995. 22cm. Pp.256. Colour & BW photos, figures. Hardbound.Cichliden, Festschrift zum 25 jaehrigen Jubilaeum der DCG presents about 29 papers on cichlids from around the world, with the emphasis on African species. German text. View more info

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Morphological Evolution, Adaptations, Homoplasies, Constraints, and Evolutionary Trends: Catfishes as a Case Study on General Phylogeny & Macroevolution

By: Diogo, R

Price: £113.00

Inventory number: 002384

ISBN: 1578082919

Condition: New<br>


2004. 26cm. Pp.600. Hardbound.The major aim of this work is, to help clarify the interrelationships of catfishes, with major implications on the study of the general evolution of these fishes.A great part of this work, therefore, deals with a cladistic analysis of catfish higher-level phylogeny based on extensive morphological data, in which are included some terminal taxa not included in previous analyses, but principally a large number of characters tra... View more info

Leuciscus carolitertii n.sp. from the Iberian Peninsula (Pisces: Cyprinidae)

By: Doadrio, I

Price: £4.00

Inventory number: 001303


1987. 22cm. Pp.9. 4 figs., 1 map, 1 table. Offprint. View more info

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Fish Locomotion: An Eco-ethological Perspective

By: Domenici, Paulo (editor)

Price: £110.00

Inventory number: 978907

ISBN: 1578084482

Condition: New<br>


2010. 26cm. Pp.549. Hardbound.Fish accomplish most of their basic behaviors by swimming. Swimming is fundamental in a vast majority of fish species for avoiding predation, feeding, finding food, mating, migrating and finding optimal physical environments. Fish exhibit a wide variety of swimming patterns and behaviours.Fish Locomotion: An Eco-ethological Perspective looks at fish swimming from the behavioral and ecological perspectives rather than from the... View more info

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Metamorphosis in Fish

By: Dufour, Sylvie ; Karine Rousseau & B. G. Kapoor

Price: £65.99

Inventory number: 979221

ISBN: 1578087139

Condition: New<br>


2012. 28cm. Pp.270. Hardbound.Metamorphosis in Fish gathers current data on the two types of fish metamorphoses and their endocrine controls. It will be of interest for fish biologists as well as comparative physiologists and endocrinologists.Metamorphosis is a major developmental phase characterized by morphological and physiological changes. It prepares organisms for a drastic shift in habitat and behaviour. Among vertebrates, besides the well-known lar... View more info

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FishBase 2004 DVD

By: DVD

Price: £40.00

Inventory number: 004774

Condition: New<br>


Full information on 28,500+ species, containing the complete database and all pictures.FishBase is a relational database with information to cater to different professionals such as research scientists, fisheries managers, zoologists, aquarists, conservationists and others (detailed information on population dynamics, genetics, morphology, trophic ecology, physiology, ecotoxicology, reproduction, etc. is included).System requirements : the database uses M... View more info

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Devonic Fishes of the New York Formations

By: Eastman, Charles R

Price: £20.00

Inventory number: 004556

Condition: Antiquarian<br>


NY State Mus. 60th Annual Report 1906. Vol.5. Appendix 7 (continued). 1908. 30cm. Pp.235. 15 plates. Original green buckram, gilt, spine trifle marked.Devonic Fishes of the New York Formations, good clean copy. View more info

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Triassic Fishes of Connecticut

By: Eastman, Charles R

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 979758

Condition: Used ex-library<br>


Connecticut State Geological and Natural History Survey Bulletin No.18, Hartford, 1911. 23cm. Pp.77. 11 plates, 8 figures. Original wrappers, worn, ex-library copy, no internal markings and in very good clean condition, could be usefully rebound and priced accordingly. View more info

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Deep-Sea Cartilaginous Fishes of the Indian Ocean, Volume 1. Sharks. Volume 2. Batoids and Chimaeras

By: Ebert, David A

Price: £120.00

Inventory number: 979616

ISBN: 9251079676

Condition: New<br>


2014. 2 volumes. 30cm. Pp.264; 132. 400 figures & maps. Softbound.Provides accounts for all orders, families, and genera and all keys to taxa are fully illustrated. A species representative account of each genus is also provided and includes : valid modern names and original citation of the species; synonyms; the English, French, and Spanish FAO names for the species; a lateral view and often other useful illustrations; field marks; diagnostic features; distrib... View more info

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Aqualog The Puffers of Fresh and Brackish Waters

By: Ebert, K

Price: £19.95

Inventory number: 002187

ISBN: 393170260X

Condition: New<br>


28cm. Pp.96. 300 colour photos. Hardbound.Aqualog The Puffers of Fresh and Brackish Waters is the first aquarium hobby monograph on fresh- and brackish-water pufferfishes. The author, who has been keeping these fishes for more than 40 years, provides detailed maintenance data on 29 species from this fascinating group. All known fresh- and brackish-water species, from all over the world, are portrayed in the identification section (many for the first time) with so... View more info

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A Field Guide to the Freshwater Fishes of Tanzania

By: Eccles, David H

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 979743

ISBN: 925103186X

Condition: New<br>


1992. 26cm. Pp.v, 145. Line drawings for each species. Binding : eBook / pdf.Field Guide to the Freshwater Fishes of Tanzania includes background remarks on the fauna and a basic introduction to taxonomy. A section on technical terms and measurements illustrates the characters used for identification. The species accounts include illustrations and information on synonyms, standard names, local names, maximum size, distribution, habitat and miscellaneous remarks. ... View more info

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Biology and Management of Coregonid Fishes - 1996. Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium on the Biology and Management of Coregonid Fishes held in Konstanz, Germany September 23-26, 1996

By: Eckmann, Reiner; Alfred Appenzeller & Roland Rösch (editors)

Price: £101.00

Inventory number: 004711

ISBN: 3510470524

Condition: New<br>


1998. 24cm. Pp.xi,533. 207 figures, 93 tables, 1 appendix. Paperback.Biology and Management of Coregonid Fishes 1996 presents 54 specialist papers covering the biology, genetics, fisheries, stocking and management of coregonid fishes. View more info

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Hagfish Biology

By: Edwards, Susan L. & Gregory G. Goss (editors)

Price: £94.00

Inventory number: 979663

ISBN: 1482233452

Condition: New<br>


2015. Pp.393. 32 colour photos, 87 BW photos and text figures. Hardbound.There are over 70 species of hagfishes inhabiting the depths of the world’s oceans. Hagfishes are essential benthic organisms that play a vital role in our understanding of the evolutionary origins of vertebrate life and in the maintenance of the oceanic ecosystem. Hagfish Biology provides an avenue of synergy between the scientists interested in the physiology, molecular and evolutionary ... View more info

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Morphology, Phylogeny and Paleobiogeography of Fossil Fishes, Honoring Meemann Chang

By: Elliott, David K., John G. Maisey, Xiaobo Yu & Desui Miau (editors):

Price: £120.00

Inventory number: 979029

ISBN: 3899371224

Condition: New<br>


2010. 26cm. Pp.472. 13 coloured and 194 black-and-white figures, 14 tables, 9 appendices. HardboundThe study of fossil fishes has advanced significantly over the past few years, giving scientists a rare opportunity to understand the origin and early evolution of major vertebrate groups, ranging from the jawless agnathans to piscine gnathostomes (placoderms, acanthodians, chondrichthyans and osteichthyans).Morphology, Phylogeny and Paleobiogeography of Fos... View more info

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Ecology and Evolution of Poeciliid Fishes

By: Evans, J.P; A. Pilastro & I. Schulpp (editors)

Price: £68.00

Inventory number: 979088

ISBN: 0226222748

Condition: New<br>


2011. 28cm. Pp.424. 54 maps, 34 line drawings, 25 tables. Hardbound.Found throughout tropical and subtropical waters, poeciliids exhibit a fascinating variety of reproductive specializations, including viviparity, matrotrophy, unisexual reproduction, and alternative mating strategies.Ecology and Evolution of Poeciliid Fishes is a much-needed overview of the scientific potential and understanding of these live-bearing fishes. Chapters by leading researcher... View more info