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Image for Русская рыбалка / Russkaja rybalka / Russian Fishing

Русская рыбалка / Russkaja rybalka / Russian Fishing

By: Бутромеев, Владимир / Butromeev, Vladimir

Price: £125.00

Inventory number: 979826

ISBN: 5373047120

Condition: New<br>


2015. 28cm. Pp.304. Numerous colour plates, artworks & figures. Hardbound.Illustrates the life and habits of fish inhabiting the fresh waters of Russia with paintings by old masters and illustrations from scientific works on ichthyology and popular books about fishing. Very well illustrated. Text in Russian. View more info

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La Guyane française et ses Cichlidés

By: Aguire, R; F. De Gasperis, F. Naneix, X. Longy & A. Seva

Price: £58.50

Inventory number: 979092

ISBN: 2951350228

Condition: New<br>


2011. 30cm. Pp.216. 500 colour photos, numerous distribution maps. Hardbound.The first book on the cichlid fishes of French Guyana, full of genuinely new information on the fish fauna based on field collecting and observation with much of interest for both the scientist and aquarist. French text. View more info

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Historical Biogeography of Neotropical Freshwater Fishes

By: Albert, J.S. & R.E. Reis (editors)

Price: £83.95

Inventory number: 979358

ISBN: 0520268687

Condition: New<br>


2011. 29cm. Pp.408. Hardbound.Historical Biogeography of Neotropical Freshwater Fishes explores the evolutionary origins of a unique ecosystem. The chapters address central themes in the study of tropical biodiversity: why is the Amazon basin home to so many distinct evolutionary lineages? What roles do ecological specialization, speciation, and extinction play in the formation of regional assemblages? How do dispersal barriers contribute to isolation and diversification? Focusing on whole faunas rather than individual taxonomic groups, this volume shows that the area’s high regional... View more info

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Hans Werner Lissmann, 1909-1995

By: Alexander, R. McN

Price: £23.00

Inventory number: 979766

Condition: New<br>


Offprint Bio. Mem. FRS., 1996. 25cm. Pp.13. Portrait, 1 text figure, bibliography Binding : ebook / pdf.Official biography of Hans Lissmann, the discoverer of the electric senses of fishes.A good account of Hans' work.ebook / pdf, 2.64MB. View more info

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The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in the Eastern Himalaya

By: Allen, D.J., S. Molur & B.A. Daniel

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 979432

ISBN: 2831713242

Condition: New<br>


2010. 28cm. Pp.viii, 89. Colour photos, figures, maps. Binding : ebook.Reviews the conservation status of 1,073 freshwater species belonging to three taxonomic groups – fishes (520 taxa), molluscs (186 taxa), and Odonata (dragonflies and damselflies) (367 taxa).ebook, 5.27MB ; system requirements Acrobat 7 or above, Windows XP or above. View more info

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The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in Central Africa

By: Allen, D.J; W.R.T. Darwall & E.G.E. Brooks

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 979430

ISBN: 2831713269

Condition: New<br>


2011. 28cm. Pp.126. Binding : ebookRegional assessment of the status and distribution of 2,261 taxa of freshwater fishes, molluscs, odonates, crabs and selected families of aquatic plants from throughout central Africa. This study is based on the collation and analysis of existing information, and the knowledge of regional experts.ebook, 6.60MB ; system requirements Acrobat 7 or above, Windows XP or above. View more info

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Salmonid Fishes : Population Biology, Genetics and Management

By: Altukhov, Yuri ; E.A. Salmenkova & V.T. Omelchenko

Price: £195.00

Inventory number: 004725

ISBN: 0632055871

Condition: New<br>


2000. 26cm. Pp.368. 80 photos & figures. Hardbound.Salmonid Fishes : Population Biology, Genetics and Management encompasses features of genetic processes in complexly organised population systems of salmonids, one of the most commercially valuable families of fish worldwide.Translated from the original work in Russian, the authors have taken the opportunity to update and revise the work, much of it appearing in the English language for the first time.Covering such important concepts as optimal gene diversity and the unfavourable influence of fishery and hatchery reprod... View more info

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Faune du Cameroun Volume 2. Le Genre Aphyosemion Myers. Fauna of Cameroon Volume 2. The Genus Aphyosemion Myers (Pisces, Teleostei, Cyprinodontiformes)

By: Amiet, Jean-Louis

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 004333

ISBN: 2857243413

Condition: New<br>


30cm. Pp.262. 132 superb colour photographs, 5 geographical and drainage maps, 35 distribution maps on squared grids, 17 plates of figures, 3 text figures, 4 tables, keys to species, bibliography. Hardbound.Comprehensive and beautifully illustrated reference to the killifishes (annual fishes) of tropical west Africa.The complete text is in both French and English. The introductory chapters present an historical account of the study of the fauna, an outline of the scope and objectives of the work, a geographical sketch of Cameroon, a review of the genus with a key to sub-genera,... View more info

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Goldfish & Other Cold-Water Fishes

By: Atkins, E. M

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 979765

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


Privately published by the author. Atkins, Sanderstead, 1936. 20cm. Pp.70 + [iv]. Colour frontispiece and 36 text figures by Gwenydd Mason. Original printed wrappers, nice copy.Atkins, at the time, was VP BAS, and FZS. Includes information on the management of aquaria and ponds. View more info

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Dean Bibliography of Fishes 1968

By: Atz, J. W

Price: £20.00

Inventory number: 000291

Condition: Used<br>


1971. 25cm. Pp.[xviii],512. Paperback.Dean Bibliography of Fishes 1968, secondhand copy View more info

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Handbook of Tropical Aquarium Fishes

By: Axelrod, H. R. & L. P. Schultz

Price: £18.95

Inventory number: 979846

ISBN: 0866221387

Condition: As new<br>


TFH., revised edition 1990. 24cm. Pp.xii, 718. Hundreds of photos, many colour. Hardbound.Covers freshwater tropical ichthyology, fish & aquarium management, aquarium plants and the diseases of fishes and their treatment, and all aspects of caring for tropical freshwater fish in the home, explaining how to set up an aquarium, selecting a tank, heating and lighting, filtration, and choosing suitable fish.First published in 1955, revised 1971, 1983 and 1990. View more info

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Bloch's Atlas. Band 2. Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische 1785-1790

By: Baensch, Hans A (editor)

Price: £25.00

Inventory number: 979787

ISBN: 3882440929

Condition: New<br>


Mergus Verlag, 1999. 19cm. Pp.633. 142 colour plates. Hardbound, new unopened copy.Reprint of Marcus Bloch's 'Allgemeine Naturgeschichte der Fische', 1782-1795. Volume 2 only (of 3).The complete work comprised : Band 1. Naturgeschichte der Fische Deutschlands, 1782-1784, plates 1-108, Band 2. Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische, 1785-1790, plates 109-252, and Band 3. Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische, 1791-1795, plates 253-432. View more info

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Baensch Aquarium Atlas Volume 4

By: Baensch, Hans A. & Rüdiger Riehl

Price: £39.95

Inventory number: 979712

ISBN: 3882440589

Condition: New<br>


Baensch Aquarium Atlas Volume 4, the latest edition, hardbound.Covers approximately 700 species with emphasis on catfishes, killifishes, and cichlids.Volume 4 introduces new species and varieties that before could only be found in widely scattered, hard to find literature.One only at this priceThe Baensch / Mergus Aquarium Atlas is universally recognised as the leading aquarium reference with very high brand recognition.The brain child of Hans Baensch (1941-2016) and first published in 1977 the Aquarium Atlas series has matured into a multi-volume se... View more info

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The Professional's Book of Koi

By: Barrie, Anmarie

Price: £16.95

Inventory number: 979804

ISBN: 0866225285

Condition: New<br>


26cm. Pp.159. 150+ full colour photos & drawings, pictorial glossary of koi varieties, colours and terminology. Hardbound.Complete guide to koi care and maintenance. View more info

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Fauna CR a SR. Miholovci a Ryby, Petroyzontes, Osteichthyes

By: Barus, Vlastimil & Ota Oliva

Price: £125.00

Inventory number: 979225

ISBN: 8020005005

Condition: New<br>


Academia, Praha, 1995. 26cm. Pp.623. 16 colour photo-plates, 105 figures, 23 tables. Hardbound.Fauna CR a SR. Miholovci a Ryby, Petroyzontes, Osteichthyes, Fauna of the Czech and Slovak Republics Vol.28, Part 1, Bony Fishes, Czech text, Latin nomenclature. View more info

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The New Illustrated Guide to Fish Diseases, in Ornamental, Tropical and Pond Fish

By: Bassleer, Gerald

Price: £41.00

Inventory number: 979438

ISBN: 9080783129

Condition: New<br>


2009, third edition. 28cm. Pp.232. 1000 colour photos. Hardbound.The New Illustrated Guide to Fish Diseases, the latest edition, and one of the most authorative books on the subject, a highly practice oriented book. View more info

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Aqualog All Goldfish and Varieties

By: Bernhart, K.H

Price: £24.95

Inventory number: 002171

ISBN: 3931702782

Condition: New<br>


28cm. Pp.160. 690 colour photos. Softbound.Aqualog All Goldfish and Varieties, a pictorial lexicon, seeks to portray for the first time all the varieties currently in existence, with more than 680 stunning photographs creating a glorious kaleidoscope of form and colour.In Aqualog All Goldfish and Varieties the author has compiled the knowledge of Asian, American, and European breeders of this, the most important of aquarium and pond fishes.The name of each variety is given in English, German, Chinese, and Japanese (all in Roman letters), along with its unique Aqualog co... View more info

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Annual Fishes: Life History Strategy, Diversity, and Evolution

By: Berois, Nibia; Graciela García & Rafael O. de Sá (editors)

Price: £88.00

Inventory number: 979689

ISBN: 1482299712

Condition: New<br>


2016. 26cm. Pp.327. 38 colour & 49 BW photos and illustrations. Hardbound.Covers the life cycle, reproductive biology, evolutionary ecology, reproductive behaviour, sexual selection, genetics, speciation, and integrative and conservation strategies of annual fishes. Brings together researchers in different areas of annual fishes to summarize previous work, overview the current research, and highlight promising areas of research, and provides information about collecting, maintaining, and reproducing annual fishes in aquaria. View more info

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Freshwater Fish Distribution

By: Berra, T. M

Price: £34.50

Inventory number: 004714

ISBN: 0226044424

Condition: New<br>


2007. 26cm. Pp.615. 323 figures. Softbound.Freshwater Fish Distribution clearly identifies the 169 families of freshwater fishes through the use of high-quality illustrations and includes an accurate account of selected members of that particular fish family, as well as a distribution map and accompanying commentary on classification, a pronunciation guide to the family name, life cycle information, distribution, and diversity. View more info

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Tilapias, Biology and Exploitation

By: Beveridge, M. C. M. & B. J. McAndrew

Price: £158.00

Inventory number: 002523

ISBN: 041280090X

Condition: As new<br>


2000. 26cm. Pp.532. Hardbound.Referred to in the Bible, pictured on the wall-friezes of ancient Egyptian tombs, and a subject of fascination for generations of scientists, the tilapias (Cichlidae: Tilapiini) have featured in the diet and culture of humankind for thousands of years. The present century has seen their spread from Africa throughout the tropics and sub-tropics, largely for food and fisheries purposes.Tilapias, Biology and Exploitation attempts to pull together our knowledge of this important group, their biology and fisheries and aquaculture, in a single volume, so... View more info

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A Manual for Tilapia Business Management

By: Bhujel, R

Price: £75.00

Inventory number: 979617

ISBN: 1780641362

Condition: New<br>


2014. 26cm. pp.192. Hardbound.With a practical focus, A Manual for Tilapia Business Management is aimed at tilapia farmers and producers, describing best practice production methods, egg management, new technologies, nutrition, business practices, marketing, equipment maintenance, accounting and logistics.Table of contents : 1. Introduction 2. Tilapia Hatchery 3. Fry Nursing 4. Grow-out in Ponds 5. Grow-out in Cages 6. Polyculture 7. Integrated Farming 8. Fish Health Management and Bio-Security 9. Post-harvest Handling: Marketing... View more info

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Ichthyologiae Archipelagi Indici Prodromus. Volumen I. Siluri. / A Precursor of the Fishes of the Indian Archipelago Part 1 - Siluri

By: Bleeker, P

Price: £165.00

Inventory number: 978753

ISBN: 978906391004

Condition: New


English translation, 2009, by M.J.P van Oijen, G.M.P. Loots & F.J.G. Limburg. 25cm. Pp.xii,317. Colour plates. Softbound."Ichthyologiae Archipelagi Indici Prodromus. Volumen I. Siluri" by Dr Pieter Bleeker (1858) has been translated completely from Dutch and Latin to English. In contrast to the original publication, the translation does contain the illustrations that were ready in 1858, but could not be included, as at that time facilities for printing coloured plates were lacking in Batavia (Jakarta, Indonesia)."Ichthyologiae Archipelagi Indici Prodromus. Volumen I. Siluri" is... View more info

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Biology of Fishes, third edition

By: Bone, Q. & R.H. Moore

Price: £55.00

Inventory number: 004291

ISBN: 0415375622

Condition: New<br>


2008. 24cm. Pp.xv,478. Figures & tables. Paperback.The Third Edition of Biology of Fishes is chiefly about fish as remarkably efficient machines for coping with the many problems that life in water entails, and looks at many such special cases.Biology of Fishes does not try to cover all aspects of fish biology, but focuses on the ingenious ways in which fish have resolved the particular problems that come from living in water, especially body fluid regulation, locomotion, feeding mechanisms, and sensory systems. Enough detail is provided for the reader to be able to go on and u... View more info

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On the Morphology of the Skull in the Paraguayan Lepidosiren, and in other Dipnoids

By: Bridge, T. W

Price: £50.00

Inventory number: 004559

Condition: Antiquarian<br>


Trans. Zool. Soc. Vol.XIV, Part 5. 1898. 30cm. Pp.325-380. 2 plates. Black library buckram, gilt, original wrappers bound in. Front endpaper, front wrapper and pp.325-326 loose, tipped in. Blindstamp and library bookplate, good copy.On the Morphology of the Skull in the Paraguayan Lepidosiren, good ex-library copy View more info

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Biologie des poissons d'eau douce européens (2° Édition)

By: Bruslé, Jacques & Jean-Pierre Quignard

Price: £185.00

Inventory number: 979581

ISBN: 2743014962

Condition: New<br>


2013. 26cm. Pp.740. 64 watercolours, 70 maps, glossary, extensive bibliography. Softbound. Biologie des poissons d'eau douce européens / The Biology of European Freshwater Fishes, second edition, is by its scope a broad and ambitious study in freshwater ichthyology. Covering all the ecophysiological, ecological and ethological aspects it provides a detailed presentation of 88 native and introduced species : their morphology, anatomy, geographical distribution, habitat, lifestyle and physiological activities. 453 extra-limital, exotic and other species are also listed. Thi... View more info

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Alternative Life-History Styles of Animals

By: Bruton, Michael N (editor)

Price: £205.00

Inventory number: 979801

ISBN: 9061936624

Condition: As new<br>


KAP., 1989. 25cm. Pp.xvii, 616. Text figures, photos. Hardbound.Expanded proceedings of a conference entitled 'Alternative Life History Styles of Fishes and Other Organisms' which was held in Grahamstown, South Africa, in June 1987, arising from conceptual models of fish life-history research. View more info

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Peixe e Gente No Alto Rio Tiquie

By: Cabalzar, Aloisio; Flávio Lima & Mauro Lopes

Price: £44.00

Inventory number: 004217

ISBN: 8585994339

Condition: New<br>


2005. 22cm. Pp.339. Colour photos & figures (adults & larvae), aerial maps. Paperback.Peixe e Gente No Alto Rio Tiquie "Fishes and People in the High Rio Tiquie" focuses on the relationship of the indigenous Tukano and Tuyuka peoples with the fish of High Rio Tiquié, northwest Amazônia.Brings togther for the first time ichthyological and anthropological research on the river Tiquié, the High Black River. The ethnographic study presents the native knowledge of the Tuyuka and Tukano on the ecology of each species, and analyzes their myths and cosmological concepts related to t... View more info

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Migratory Fishes of South America

By: Carolsfeld, Joachim; Brian Harvey, Carmen Ross & Anton Baer (editors)

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 004213

ISBN: 1552501140

Condition: New<br>


2004. 24cm. Pp.372. Figures, maps & tables. Paperback.Fish species that migrate within the great rivers of South America are important locally but are little known outside their native range.Migratory Fishes of South America represents the first collection of the work of local scientific experts on these remarkable fish.The authors cover the Upper Paraná, Paraguay-Paraná, Uruguay and São Francisco basins in Brazil, as well as the Brazilian and Colombian Amazon. They discuss not only the principal migratory species and their fascinating relationship with the water cyc... View more info

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Aqualog Asian Arowana

By: Chen, D. (editor)

Price: £61.95

Inventory number: 004026

ISBN: 393602796X

Condition: New<br>


31cm. Pp.244. Numerous colour photos. Hardbound.Aqualog Asian Arowana is an exceptional photo-guide and reference to the varieties and care of aquarium bred Asian Arowana. This is the English edition of volume 3 of 'The Ever Changing Asian Arowana'. Volumes 1 and 2 were only available in Chinese; volume 3 (a stand-alone volume which revises and brings the work uptodate) is only available in English.Presents an outstanding photo-gallery of varieties, behaviour and suitable aquaria with contributions and advice from veterans of the hobby in Taiwan and Singapore. The current statu... View more info

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A Photographic Guide to the Inland-water Fishes of Taiwan Vol. 1. Cypriniformes

By: Chen, I-Shiung & Chang, Yung-Ching

Price: £95.00

Inventory number: 004553

ISBN: 9578596723

Condition: New<br>


2005. 26cm. Pp.xx,284. Numerous colour photo-plates almost exclusively of living fishes, their different life stages and habitat photos. Bound.Photographic Guide to the Inland-water Fishes of Taiwan Vol.1 deals with 45 species (35 cyprinids, 6 balitorids and 4 cobitids), their nomenclature, morphology, distribution, ecology, with general notes and ecological observations. Appended are details of 10 introduced and 3 doubtful species, and 5 of uncertain identification. Text in Chinese and English. View more info