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Catfish Atlas Volume 1

By: Evers, H.-G. & I. Seidel

Price: £39.95

Inventory number: 003695

ISBN: 3882440643

Condition: New<br>


English edn., 2005. 19cm. Pp.944. 1000 colour photographs. Hardbound.The family Loricariidae, suckermouth -or armoured- catfishes, contains over 650 described species and a great number of still undescribed forms. Many of these are popular aquarium fishes. This first volume presents the subfamilies Hypoptopomatinae and Loricariinae, and the families Cetopsidae, Nematogenydae, and Trichomycteridae. An extensive introduction to their natural history is given with s... View more info

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Early Stages of Fishes in the Western North Atlantic Ocean, (Davis Strait, Southern Greenland and Flemish Cap to Cape Hatteras)

By: Fahay, Michael P.

Price: £112.00

Inventory number: 004382

Condition: New<br>


2007. 2 volume set. 29cm. Pp.1696. 3000 drawings of eggs, larvae and juveniles and 2000 references. Hardbound.Volume 1: Acipenseriformes through Syngnathiformes, pp.1 - 931. Volume 2: Scorpaeniformes through Tetraodontiformes, pp.932 - 1696.Early Stages of Fishes in the Western North Atlantic Ocean is the only up-to-date textbook providing detailed descriptions and accurate drawings of the early life-history stages of the fishes from the Northwest Atlanti... View more info

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The Basking Shark in Scotland, Natural History, Fishery and Conservation

By: Fairfax, D

Price: £12.99

Inventory number: 003753

ISBN: 1862320942

Condition: New<br>


Tuckwell Press, first (only) edn., 1998. 25cm. Pp.xvi,206. Frontispiece, 61 photos & figures. 9 maps. Hardbound.Based on archival sources, early historical works and interviews with surviving shark hunters The Basking Shark in Scotland covers the anatomy of the Basking shark, its biology in so far as it is known, and the history of its fishery for liver oil (first used as a lamp fuel, then later as a source of industrial chemicals) and fins (for the Asian food ma... View more info

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Encyclopedia of Fish Physiology, from Genome to Environment

By: Farrell, Anthony P

Price: £900.00

Inventory number: 979379

ISBN: 0123745454

Condition: New<br>


2011. 29cm. Pp.2272. Hardbound.The definitive encyclopedia for the field of Fish Physiology.Encyclopedia of Fish Physiology in three volumes comprehensively covers the entire field in over 300 entries written by experts, with detailed coverage of the basic functional physiology of fishes, physiological themes in fish biology and comparative physiology.Details the genomic bases of fish physiology and biology and the use of fish as model organisms i... View more info

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Fish Respiration and Environment

By: Fernandes, M.N. (editor)

Price: £95.00

Inventory number: 004603

ISBN: 1578083575

Condition: New<br>


2007. 26cm. Pp.328. Hardbound.Gills of healthy fishes are their lifeline to meet the challenges arising from their changing environment: oxygen gradient, alkalinity, temperature fluctuations and pollutants. The diverse and ever changing aquatic environment has a major impact on the organization of various organ-systems of fishes.Fish Respiration and Environment contains seventeen chapters covering bony fishes focal to current study. View more info

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The Shocking History of Electric Fishes, from Ancient Epochs to the Birth of Modern Neurophysiology

By: Finger, Stanley & Marco Piccolino

Price: £125.00

Inventory number: 979380

ISBN: 0195366727

Condition: New<br>


2011. 28cm. Pp.464. 302 photos & figures. Hardbound.The Shocking History of Electric Fishes looks at how three kinds of strongly electric fishes literally became "electrical", and how they helped to change the sciences and medicine. These fishes are the flat torpedo rays common to the Mediterranean, the electric catfishes of Africa, and an "eel" from South America. The discovery of the electrical nature of these fishes in the second half of the 18th century was t... View more info

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Fish Larval Physiology

By: Finn, R.N. & B.G. Kapoor (editors)

Price: £105.00

Inventory number: 978662

ISBN: 1578083885

Condition: New<br>


2008. 26cm. Pp.742. 26 colour photos, figures. Hardbound.Fish Larval Physiology aims at providing a single-volume treatise that explains how fish larvae develop and differentiate, how they regulate salt, water and acid-base balance, how they transport and exchange gases, acquire and utilise energy, how they sense their environment, and move in their aquatic medium, how they control and defend themselves, and finally how they grow up.It is intended as a re... View more info

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Tanganyika, Africa's Inland Sea

By: Fitor, Angel

Price: £69.95

Inventory number: 978847

ISBN: 3936027943

Condition: New<br>


2008. 26cm. Pp.192. 300 colour underwater photographs. Hardbound.From breathtaking volcanic sceneries, to pygmy shell-dwelling fishes, from freshwater jellyfishes, to fighting featherfin cichlids. Rare species, fascinating behaviours - this is Tanganyika alive !Every double-page spread inside the book tells a vibrant life story about one of the last pristine underwater realms on Earth. Now you can enjoy this unique environment in a high quality limited ed... View more info

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Modern Coral Reef Aquarium Vols.1-4, set

By: Fossa, S.A. & A.J. Nilsen

Price: £220.00

Inventory number: 978986

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


BSV., 2003. 4 volumes. 26cm. Pp.1808. 3500 colour photos, numerous figures. Hardbound.Modern Coral Reef Aquarium complete set, clean secondhand.Volume 2 pictured View more info

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Annotated Checklist of Fish and Lamprey Species (Gnathostomata and Petromyzontomorphi) of Turkey

By: Fricke, R; M. Bilecenoglu & M,H, Sari

Price: £52.50

Inventory number: 004615

Condition: New<br>


2007. 26cm. Pp.169. 3 figures, 8 tables. Paperback.Annotated Checklist of Fish and Lamprey Species of Turkey includes a Red List of threatened and declining species View more info

An Historical Account of the Char in Lake Windermere

By: Frost, Winifred E

Price: £4.00

Inventory number: 974800


1955. 25cm. Pp.10. Wrappers, creased. View more info

Predators on the Eggs of Char in Windermere

By: Frost, Winifred E

Price: £4.00

Inventory number: 974802


1952. 25cm. Pp.5. Wrappers. View more info

The Visceral retia mirabilia of Tuna and Sharks: an annotated translation and discussion of the Eschricht & Mueller 1835 paper and related papers

By: Fudge, Douglas S. & E. Don Stevens

Price: £6.00

Inventory number: 004535


1996. 30cm. Pp.92. Colour & plain photos, plates, figures. Paperback.The Visceral retia mirabilia of Tuna and Sharks View more info

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Identifying Corydoradine Catfish

By: Fuller, Ian & Hans-George Evers

Price: £29.95

Inventory number: 003280

ISBN: 3936027803

Condition: New<br>


21cm. Pp.384. 463 colour photos. Hardbound.Identifying Corydoradine Catfish is the most uptodate handbook, covering all the known species of Corydoradinae catfish; Aspidoras, Brochis, Corydoras, Scleromystax and C-Numbers, with their type locality, nomenclature, size and observations for each species. View more info

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The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in Northern Africa

By: García, Nieves ; Annabelle Cuttelod & Dania Abdul Malak

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 979028

ISBN: 2831712718

Condition: New<br>


2010. 28cm. Pp.141. Binding : ebook.The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in Northern Africa is the first overview of the conservation status of 877 northern African freshwater species belonging to five taxonomic groups : fish, molluscs, dragonflies and damselflies, freshwater crabs and aquatic plants. Species at risk of regional extinction are mapped and conservation measures are proposed to reduce the probability of future declines.eboo... View more info

Revision of the Clinid Fish Tribe Ophiclinini, Including Five New Species, and Definition of the Family Clinidae

By: George, A. & V. Springer

Price: £5.00

Inventory number: 004789


Smith. Contrib. Zool. 307. 1980. 26cm. Pp.iii,31. 14 figures, 6 tables, keys to species. Paperback. View more info

Comparative Anatomy and Systematics of the Tunas, Genus Thunnus

By: Gibbs, R.H., Jr. & B. Collette

Price: £26.00

Inventory number: 004780


USFWS Fish. Bull. Vol.66, No.1. 1967. 26cm. Pp.65. Figures, tables. Paperback.Comparative Anatomy and Systematics of the Tunas ; seven species considered valid. Comparative anatomy is described and characters are given for differentiating the species by means of counts and measurements and by comparison of the skeletal, visceral and vascular systems. The systematics of the genus is characterised with respect to other genera of the Scombridae, and for each species... View more info

Taxonomy and Distribution of the Stomioid Fish Genus Eustomias (Melanostomiidae), I : Subgenus Nominostomias

By: Gibbs, R.H., Jr; T.A. Clarke & J.R. Gomon

Price: £6.00

Inventory number: 004787


Smith. Contrib. Zool. 380.1983. 26cm. Pp.139. 44 figures & maps, 13 tables, key to species. Paperback.38 species are recognised, 25 described as new. View more info

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Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation, Second Edition

By: Gibson, Robin M; Richard D.M. Nash, Audrey J. Geffen & Henk W. Van der Veer

Price: £158.00

Inventory number: 979649

ISBN: 1118501195

Condition: New<br>


2015. 26cm. Pp.576. Hardbound.Fascinating and instantly recognizable, flatfishes are unique in their asymmetric postlarval body form. With over 800 extant species recognized and a distribution stretching around the globe, these fishes are of considerable research interest and provide a major contribution to commercial and recreational fisheries worldwide. This second edition of Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation has been completely revised, updated and enlarged... View more info

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A Revision of the Hammerhead Sharks (Family Sphyrnidae)

By: Gilbert, C.H

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 002872

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


1967. 24cm. Pp.88. 9 plates, 22 figures, 5 maps, 10 tables. Softbound.A Revision of the Hammerhead Sharks, original copy View more info

The Lantern Fishes [Reports on the Scientific Results of the Albatross Expedition to the Tropical Pacific]

By: Gilbert, C.H

Price: £5.00

Inventory number: 000287


MCZ, first edn., 1908. 29cm. Pp.23. 6 plates. Original wrappers. View more info

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The Indian Oil Sardine, Sardinella longiceps Valenciennes - An Annotated Bibliography

By: Girijakumari, S

Price: £25.00

Inventory number: 004374

Condition: New<br>


Restricted circulation bibliography. 1990. 25cm. Pp.80. Paperback.The Indian Oil Sardine, An Annotated Bibliography offers 400 references covering the systematics and distribution, fishery, biology, stock estimation and processing of Sardinella longiceps in the Indian Ocean with some reference to adjacent areas. View more info

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Fish Prints

By: Glass Instrument Company

Price: £225.00

Inventory number: 000523

Condition: New<br>


The following decorative prints were published by the Glass Instrument Company as a supplement to their calendar for 1976.Each is printed on white artists' card, and is mounted in a black core Palazzo bevelled art box, card backed, cello-wrapped, and ready for framing.The images are striking black, grey and white, of modern style and depicting the fishes at rest or in motion. Each measures 300x230 mm (width x height) with a window size of 210 x 140 mm. View more info

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Aqualog South American Cichlids IV. Discus & Scalare

By: Gobel, M. & H.J. Mayland

Price: £29.95

Inventory number: 002160

ISBN: 3931702758

Condition: New<br>


28cm. Pp.240. 900 colour photos. Hardbound.Aqualog South American Cichlids Volume IV pictures the beautiful discus and angel fish. Wild caught, European and Asian bred forms, plus all variants, colour and breeding forms are illustrated with high quality colour photos. View more info

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Fish Invasions of the Mediterranean Sea

By: Golani, D. & B. Appelbaum-Golani (editors)

Price: £69.50

Inventory number: 978948

ISBN: 9546425265

Condition: New<br>


2010. 25cm. Pp.332. Colour photos, maps, figures. Paperback.Focuses on fish invasions of the Mediterranean and presents the latest research on this subject.Fish Invasions of the Mediterranean Sea includes chapters written by experts on paleontology, climate change, zoogeography, genetics, parasitology, biological monitoring and conservation, as well as chapters devoted to regional and local issues of countries surrounding the Mediterranean. View more info

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Cichlids of the World

By: Goldstein, Robert J

Price: £7.95

Inventory number: 979579

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


TFH., 1973. 22cm. Pp.382. Colour & BW photos. Hardbound. View more info

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Fishes of Australia's Southern Coast

By: Gomon, Martin ; Dianne Bray & Rudie Kuiter (editors)

Price: £85.00

Inventory number: 979468

ISBN: 1877069183

Condition: New<br>


2010. 28cm. Pp.928. Numerous colour photos. Hardbound.Fishes of Australia's Southern Coast brings together the latest scientific knowledge on more than 860 species inhabiting Australia’s temperate southern waters, from the Recherche Archipelago at the western end of the Great Australian Bight to Wilsons Promontory in the east, many of which are found nowhere else. View more info

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Fishes of the Southern Ocean

By: Gon, O. & P. Heemstra (editors)

Price: £50.00

Inventory number: 004247A

ISBN: 0868102113

Condition: New<br>


29cm. Pp.xviii,462. 12 colour plates, 452 figures, numerous distribution maps. Hardbound.Fishes of the Southern Ocean is a valuable synthesis of information on the distribution, taxonomy and biology of the Antarctic fishes ; all but three of the 272 species and subspecies being meticulously illustrated. Comprehensive bibliography and scientific index.New copy, both the binding and the dustjacket bumped at the head of spine, but without loss, text block un... View more info

Colour Patterns and Gene Frequencies in Natural Populations of a Platyfish

By: Gordon, Hugh & Myron

Price: £5.00

Inventory number: 974803


1950. 25cm. Pp.12. 1 full page figure, 2 tables. Wrappers. View more info

The Cyprinid Fishes of Acanthobrama Heckel and Related Genera

By: Goren, M., L. Fishelson & E. Trewavas

Price: £6.00

Inventory number: 978470


Bull. BMNH. Zool. 1973. 25cm. Pp.24. 11 figures. Paperback. View more info