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Katanga, Des animaux et des hommes

By: Hasson, Michel

Price: £95.00

Inventory number: 979784

ISBN: 9789492244178

Condition: New<br>


2015. 2 volumes, 28cm. Pp.296 ; 496. Colour photos, lists of species. Hardbound, slipcase.The first complete guide to the vertebrates of Katanga.The first volume provides an overview of the province’s geographic and historical context before exploring customs and beliefs regarding the fauna. The author then discusses the animal-related activities that are hunting and fishing, before ending with the more contemporary concern of nature conservation. View more info

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Fishes: A Guide to Their Diversity

By: Hastings, Phillip A & H. J. Walker Jr.

Price: £44.95

Inventory number: 979652

ISBN: 0520283538

Condition: New<br>


2015. 26cm. Pp.336. Colour photographs & illustrations. Softbound.Showcases the basic anatomy and diversity of all 82 orders of fishes and more than 150 of the most commonly encountered families, focusing on their distinctive features.Accurate identification of each group, including its distinguishing characteristics, is supported with clear photographs of preserved specimens, primarily from the archives of the Marine Vertebrate Collection at Scripps Inst... View more info

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Coastal Fishes of Southern Africa

By: Heemstra,P.C. & E

Price: £25.00

Inventory number: 002847

ISBN: 1920033017

Condition: New<br>


2005. 24cm. Pp.512. Numerous colour illustrations. Paperback.Coastal Fishes of Southern Africa covers over 400 species of fishes along the coast of southern Africa.Easy to navigate and accessible to the layperson, Coastal Fishes of Southern Africa features over 600 original paintings showing changes with growth and sexual differences in colour of many of the fishes.The species accounts include useful descriptions and other information enabling eas... View more info

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Fish Atlas of the Celtic Sea, North Sea, and Baltic Sea

By: Heessen, Henk J. L ; Niels Daan & Jim R. Ellis (editors)

Price: £79.95

Inventory number: 979686

ISBN: 9050115373

Condition: New<br>


2015. 30cm. Full colour. Hardbound.An in-depth reference work on marine fish, this is the first complete overview of all marine fish species found in the North Sea, Baltic Sea, and Celtic Sea. Whereas European research mainly focuses on species of commercial interest, this atlas documents current data of all Western European fish species caught in the period 1977 to 2013.The atlas presents a unique set of abundance data to describe the spatial, depth, siz... View more info

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The Diversity of Fishes: Biology, Evolution, and Ecology, Second Edition

By: Helfman, Gene ; Bruce B. Collette, Douglas E. Facey & Brian W. Bowen

Price: £59.50

Inventory number: 978768

ISBN: 1405124946

Condition: New<br>


2009. 28cm. Pp.736. Hardbound.The second edition of The Diversity of Fishes represents a major revision of the world’s most widely adopted ichthyology textbook.Expanded and updated, the second edition is illustrated throughout with striking colour photographs depicting the spectacular evolutionary adaptations of the most ecologically and taxonomically diverse vertebrate group. The text incorporates the latest advances in the biology of fishes, covering ... View more info

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Standard Names for Freshwater Fishes in the Ornamental Aquatic Industry

By: Hensen, Robert; Alex Ploeg and Svein Fosså

Price: £26.00

Inventory number: 978942

ISBN: 9075352867

Condition: New<br>


2010. 26cm. Pp.148. Paperback.The proper scientific names for over 5300 fish species are listed and the principles of taxonomy are explained. Over 200 fish species are pictured. View more info

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Standard Names for Marine Fishes, Crustaceans and Mollusks in the Ornamental Aquatic Industry

By: Hensen, Roberto ; Alex Ploeg & Gayatri Lilley

Price: £26.00

Inventory number: 979085

ISBN: 9075352913

Condition: New<br>


2011. 25cm. Pp.128. 75 photos. Paperback.Standard Names for Marine Fishes, Crustaceans and Mollusks in the Ornamental Aquatic Industry lists the proper scientific names for over 4000 fish, crustacean and mollusk species, and in addition hard corals, soft corals, sea anemones, sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins and sea cucumbers. Sustainable collection of marine organisms for the aquarium trade is discussed. Over 75 aquatic animals are pictured. View more info

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The Goldfish, Revised edition

By: Hervey, George F & Jack Hems

Price: £53.00

Inventory number: 979821

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


Faber and Faber, (1948), revised edition 1968. 22cm. Pp.271. Colour frontispiece (Veiltail Goldfish), 15 plates from photos by Laurence Perkins, 50 text figures. Hardbound, jacket, clean secondhand.Published 50 years ago and still in constant demand. View more info

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Aqualog All Rainbows and Related Families

By: Hieronimus, H

Price: £29.95

Inventory number: 002188

ISBN: 3931702804

Condition: New<br>


28cm. Pp.144. 700 colour photos. Softbound.In Aqualog All Rainbows all the known species of rainbow fishes are described and illustrated. View more info

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Deep-Sea Fishes

By: Hoar, William S & David A Randall (editors)

Price: £105.00

Inventory number: 979442

ISBN: 0123504406

Condition: New<br>


23cm. Pp.338. Hardbound.Deals with the systematics of deep sea fishes, buoyancy and biochemistry at depth, pressure effects on shallow water fish, sensory physiology, and methods of studying deep sea fishes. View more info

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Fish Physiology Volume V, Sensory Systems and Electric Organs

By: Hoar,W.S. & D.J.Randall (editors)

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 000210

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


Academic Press, 1971. 23cm. Pp.xvi,600. Photos & figures. Hardbound.Fish Physiology Volume 5. Hans Lissmann's copy with his signature to front endpaper, jacket worn buth otherwise in good condition with no other markings. View more info

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Tunas and Their Fisheries. Safeguarding Sustainability into the 21st Century

By: Hobday, Alistair ; Richard Brill & Laurent Dagorn

Price: £150.00

Inventory number: 979674

ISBN: 1119949823

Condition: New<br>


2017. 26cm. Pp.540. Photos, figures, maps, tables. Hardbound.Explores the current and future research necessary for proper pelagic resource management.Covers basic tuna biology including energetics,reproduction and movement patterns; population assessments and the impact of oceanographic conditions and climate change; the ecological, economic and cultural importance of large pelagic fishes and their fisheries. View more info

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The Sturgeons and Paddlefishes of the World : Biology and Aquaculture, Third edition

By: Hochleithner, Martin & Joern Gessner

Price: £75.00

Inventory number: 978616

ISBN: 1470086077

Condition: New<br>


2012. 23cm. Pp.248. Colour photos & figures. Paperback.The Sturgeons and Paddlefishes of the World : Biology and Aquaculture, Third edition has the style of a species synopsis coupled with everything anyone needs to know concerning the reproduction and culture of sturgeons.It summarizes the current knowledge on all sturgeon and paddlefish species worldwide into a practitioner-oriented working guide, including the experience and research data of the author... View more info

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On the Eggs and Larval and Post-Larval Stages of Teleosteans

By: Holt, Ernest W. L

Price: £185.00

Inventory number: 004555

Condition: Antiquarian<br>


Sci. Trans. Roy. Dublin Soc., Vol.V. (Series II.), Part 2. 1893. 28cm. Pp.5-121. 15 plates (some folding). Contemporary half calf, spine worn with loss, labels off, marbled boards, ends & edges. Good ex-library, bookplate and blindstamp, rear board detached, no external markings.On the Eggs and Larval and Post-Larval Stages of Teleosteans, from the library of Joe Eastman. Title page pictured, further images available on request. View more info

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Larval Fish Nutrition

By: Holt, G. Joan

Price: £193.00

Inventory number: 979067

ISBN: 0813817927

Condition: New<br>


2011. 26cm. Pp.448. Hardbound.Successful nourishment of fish larvae is essential to the production of many preferred, high-quality species. Larval Fish Nutrition is the first comprehensive reference dedicated solely to the nutritional aspects of managing larviculture. Chapters include a thorough discussion of digestive capabilities, nutrient requirements, and feeding and weaning strategies to optimize growth and production. View more info

Four New Species of Barbus (Pisces Cyprinidae) from Ghana

By: Hopson, A.J

Price: £6.50

Inventory number: 974824


1965. 28cm. Pp.13. Figures. Uncut offprint. View more info

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Intertidal Fishes. Life in Two Worlds

By: Horn, M.H. and others (editors)

Price: £95.00

Inventory number: 002019

ISBN: 0123560403

Condition: New<br>


1998. 26cm. Pp.399. Hardbound.Intertidal Fishes describes the fishes inhabiting the narrow strip of habitat between the high and low tide marks along the rocky coastlines of the world.It analyzes the specialized traits of these fishes that have adapted to living in the dynamic and challenging space where they are alternately exposed to the air and submerged in water with the ebb and flow of the tides.This book provides a comprehensive account of f... View more info

Anatomy and Phylogeny of the Chinese Major Carps Ctenopharyngodon Stein., 1866 and Hypophthalmichthys Blkr., 1860

By: Howes, Gordon

Price: £8.00

Inventory number: 004515


Bull. BMNH Zool. Vol.41, No.1. 1981. 25cm. Pp.52. Text figures. Paperback.Inscribed by the author to E.T. [Dr. Ethelwynn Trewavas, 1900-1993, ichthyologist]. View more info

A New Genus of Cheline Cyprinid Fishes

By: Howes, Gordon

Price: £3.00

Inventory number: 004526


Offprint, Bull. BMNH., Zool., 1980. 25cm. Pp.3 with 2 figures.Inscribed by the author to E.T.Inlecypris auropurpureus View more info

A Review of the Anatomy, Taxonomy, Phylogeny and Biogeography of the African Neoboline Cyprinid Fishes

By: Howes, Gordon

Price: £5.00

Inventory number: 978461


Bull. BMNH. Zool. 1984. 25cm. Pp.34. Text figures, maps. Paperback. Diagnoses the genera Neobola, Chelaethiops and Rastrineobola, and reviews the included species. View more info

The Darters of the Genera Hololepis and Villora

By: Hubbs, C.L. & M.D.Cannon

Price: £7.50

Inventory number: 000314


1935. 25cm. Pp.93. 2 plates, map. Wrappers.Darters of the Genera Hololepis and Villora, nice fine copy. View more info

Identification of Oxygeneum pulverulentus Forbes, from Illinois, as a Hybrid Cyprinid Fish

By: Hubbs, C.L. & R.M. Bailey

Price: £4.00

Inventory number: 974809


1952. 24cm. Pp.10. 1 plate, 2 tables. Wrappers. View more info

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Ecology of Australian Freshwater Fishes

By: Humphries, Paul & Keith Walker (editors)

Price: £110.00

Inventory number: 979525

ISBN: 0643097430

Condition: New<br>


2013. 28cm. Pp.440. Colour photos, figures, maps. Hardbound.Ecology of Australian Freshwater Fishes reviews the past and present understanding of the ecology of Australian freshwater fishes. It compares patterns and processes in Australia with those on other continents, discusses the local relevance of ecological models from the northern hemisphere and considers how best to manage the species and their habitats in the face of current and future threats. In view o... View more info

Heat Stroke in Canadian Maritime Stream Fishes - with - Death of Salmon and Trout with High Temperature

By: Huntsman, A. G

Price: £6.00

Inventory number: 794798


Offprint J. Fish. Res. Bd. Can., 1942-1946. 2 volumes. 25cm. Pp.7 ; 17. Figures. Wrappers.Early observations of the previously rare phenomenum of heat stroke in fishes in nature. View more info

The Quill Lakes of Saskatchewan and their Fishery Possibilities

By: Huntsman, A.G

Price: £5.00

Inventory number: 794799


Offprint Contrib. Canad. Biol. 1922. 25cm. Pp.15. Map. Wrappers.The Quill Lakes of Saskatchewan and their Fishery Possibilities, clean original copy View more info

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The Fish & Fisheries of the Gold Coast

By: Irvine, F. R

Price: £20.00

Inventory number: 979735

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


Crown Agents, 1947. 26cm. Pp.xv, [i], 352. 217 text figures. Original cloth, dustjacket, head of spine with 1cm split, jacket torn with loss. Trewavas / Banister copy with both signatures, newspaper obituary of Frederick Irvine pasted to fep.Includes Fishes of the Gold Coast - Marine Fishes (Norman & Irvine) pp.81-220, and Fresh-water Fishes (Trewavas & Irvine) pp.221-282, both with keys to genera, and an illustrated chapter on the crustaceans, sea turtles and ma... View more info

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Biology and Management of Coregonid Fishes - 2005. Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on the Biology and Management of Coregonid Fishes held in Olsztyn, Poland, 21-27 August 2005

By: Jankun, Malgorzata; Pawel Brzuzan, Poitr Hliwa & Miroslaw Luczynski (editors)

Price: £98.00

Inventory number: 004708

ISBN: 3510470621

Condition: New<br>


2007. 25cm. Pp.xiii,516. 158 figures, 74 tables, 2 appendices. Paperback. Biology and Management of Coregonid Fishes - 2005 contains 40 peer-reviewed contributions on current topics of coregonid research presented at the Ninth International Symposium on the Biology and Management of Coregonid Fishes, held in August 2005, in Olsztyn, Poland. They cover all aspects of coregonid life and managment. The contributions can be grouped into five subject areas: genetics a... View more info

Criteria for Analysis and Interpretation of the American Fish Genera Nocomis Girard and Hybopsis Agassiz - with - Systematics, Distribution, and Evolution of the Nocomis biguttatus Species Group (Family Cyprinidae: Pisces)

By: Jenkins, R. E., E.A.Lachner & M.W. Wiley

Price: £12.00

Inventory number: 004785


1971. 3 vols. 28cm. Pp.15 ; 28; 35. Photos, text figures, maps. Paperback.Includes Lachner & Wiley 'Populations of the Polytypic Species Nocomis leptocephalus'. View more info

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Ecology of Atlantic Salmon and Brown Trout

By: Jonsson, Bror & Nina Jonsson

Price: £245.00

Inventory number: 979068

ISBN: 9789400711884

Condition: New<br>


2011. 26cm. Pp.xxii,708. 153 photos & figures (35 colour). Hardbound.Destruction of habitat is the major cause for loss of biodiversity including variation in life history and habitat ecology. Each species and population adapts to its environment, adaptations visible in morphology, ecology, behaviour, physiology and genetics.Here, the authors present the population ecology of Atlantic salmon and brown trout and how it is influenced by the environment in t... View more info