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Synopsis of Biological Data on the Chub Mackerel (Scomber japonicus Houttuyn, 1782)

By: N/A

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 002552

ISBN: 925104404X

Condition: New<br>


2000. 30cm. Pp.84. Paperback.Chub mackerel (Scomber japonicus) is a pelagic species which inhabits warm and temperate coastal waters of the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. The species is of great importance for fisheries worldwide; in 1978, it ranked third in importance in catches by species (3.4 million tonnes), while in 1979 and 1980 it ranked fourth and fifth, with 2.8 and 2.6 million tonnes, respectively. In 1966, the species ranked fifth with a worldwid... View more info

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Marine Species Biological Data Collection Manual

By: N/A

Price: £33.50

Inventory number: 979780

ISBN: 925109473X

Condition: New<br>


2016. 26cm. Pp.iv, 53. Colour photos. eBook / pdf.Illustrated manual for collecting biological data at sea.Provides fishery observers, and in general fishery data collectors, with a detailed description of the procedures required to collect biological data from the most important fishery groups that can be encountered while at sea.Enables non-specialists to collect samples and take proper photographs, which can be then examined by taxonomic exp... View more info

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Marine Species Biological Data Collection Manual

By: N/A

Price: £66.50

Inventory number: 979781

ISBN: 925109473X

Condition: New<br>


2017. 26cm. Pp.iv, 53. Colour photos. Spiral bound.Illustrated manual for collecting biological data at sea.Provides fishery observers, and in general fishery data collectors, with a detailed description of the procedures required to collect biological data from the most important fishery groups that can be encountered while at sea.Enables non-specialists to collect samples and take proper photographs, which can be then examined by taxonomic ex... View more info

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Atlantic Salmon Ecology

By: Aas, Oystein ; Anders Klemetsen, Sigurd Einum & Jostein Skurdal (editors)

Price: £155.00

Inventory number: 978968

ISBN: 1405197692

Condition: New<br>


2010. 26cm. Pp.488. Hardbound.Atlantic Salmon Ecology covers all major aspects of the relationship of the Atlantic salmon with its environment, chapters include details of migration and dispersal, reproduction, habitat requirements, feeding, growth rates, competition, predation, parasitsm, population dynamics, effects of landscape use, hydro power development, climate change, and exploitation. The book closes with a summary and look at possible future research di... View more info

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Ecology of Estuarine Fishes, Temperate Waters of the Western North Atlantic

By: Able, K.W. & M.P. Fahay

Price: £100.00

Inventory number: 979095

ISBN: 0801894719

Condition: New<br>


2011. 28cm. Pp.584. 28 plates, 347 figures. Hardbound.Ecology of Estuarine Fishes details the life history and ecology of the fish species that occupy the estuarine and coastal habitats along the eastern United States and Canada.Kenneth W. Able and Michael P. Fahay draw on their own studies and other research to summarize and synthesize all the known facts about the ecology of 93 important species of fish that inhabit the temperate waters of the Western A... View more info

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Dynamic Aquaria. Building and Restoring Living Ecosystems. Third Edition

By: Adey, W.H. & K. Loveland

Price: £69.99

Inventory number: 004286

ISBN: 0123706416

Condition: New<br>


28cm. Pp.xvi,508. 57 colour plates, numerous diagrams and photos. Hardback.Dynamic Aquaria, an updated third edition covering the physical and biochemical environments of aquaria, their biological structure and ecological systems with much new material. View more info

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Reef Fishes of the East Indies

By: Allen, Gerald R. & Mark V. Erdmann

Price: £225.00

Inventory number: 979428

ISBN: 0987260006

Condition: New<br>


2012. 28cm. 3 volumes. Pp.1292. 3600 colour photos. Hardbound.Reef Fishes of the East Indies covers an area from the Andaman Sea to the Solomon Islands and presents the first truly comprehensive treatment of the region’s reef fish fauna in nearly a century.This monumental three-volume set is richly illustrated with more than 3,600 colour photographs and provides current information on the classification, habitat, and distributional range of each species... View more info

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The Ecology of Marine Fishes, California and Adjacent Waters

By: Allen, Larry G., Daniel J. Pondella, II, and Michael H. Horn (editors)

Price: £83.95

Inventory number: 003287

ISBN: 0520246535

Condition: New<br>


2006. 28cm. Pp.705. 125 colour illustrations, 65 BW photographs, 130 line illustrations. Hardbound.Marine fishes have been intensively studied, and some of the fundamental ideas in the science of marine ecology have emerged from the body of knowledge derived from this diverse group of organisms.The Ecology of Marine Fishes, California and Adjacent Waters provides the first-ever synthesis and interpretation of the large, often daunting, body of information... 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. View more info

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Common Reef Fishes of the Maldives

By: Anderson, Charles & Ahamed Hafiz

Price: £8.00

Inventory number: 979061

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


First edition (1987), reprinted 1987. 18cm. Pp.ii, 83. Colour photos. Paperback.Common Reef Fishes of the Maldives presents each of the commoner and more conspicuous species with their family name, scientific name, common names in English, Maldivi (Dhivehi), French, German and Japanese with brief notes on their adult size, food and usual habitat. Original issue. View more info

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Hakes, Biology and Exploitation

By: Arancibia, Hugo

Price: £130.00

Inventory number: 979672

ISBN: 1118568419

Condition: New<br>


2015. 26cm. Pp.400. Photos, figures, maps, tables. Hardbound.Hakes: Biology and Exploitation brings together a wealth of important information on the biology and exploitation of hake and hoki stocks around the world. Each chapter provides an overview of the fisheries of each species in an ecological and environmental context, looking at stock distribution, characteristics of the environment, life history, reproduction, diet, growth, mortality, pricing and markets... 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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Field Identification Guide to the Living Marine Resources of the Eastern and Southern Mediterranean

By: Bariche, Michel

Price: £85.00

Inventory number: 979505

ISBN: 9250064500

Condition: New<br>


2012. 25cm. Pp.622. Hundres of figures, map. Spiral bound.Covers the main marine animal groups of the southern and eastern Mediterranean Sea, including crustaceans, molluscs, sea urchins, fishes, sea turtles and marine mammals that can be encountered in fisheries landings, on the market, or at sea. Each species account includes scientific nomenclature, common names, size, habitat and biology, importance to fisheries, and distribution, as well as annotated illustr... View more info

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Jaws

By: Benchley, Peter

Price: £62.00

Inventory number: 979105

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


Andre Deutsch first edition, 1974. 20cm. Pp.272. Hardbound, jacket in good condition, clean secondhand copy."JAWS", the best-selling story of the 3 ton, 30 foot, man-eating great white shark, first edition. View more info

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Tropical Estuarine Fishes, Ecology, Exploitation & Conservation

By: Blaber, S.J.M

Price: £195.00

Inventory number: 002324

ISBN: 063205655X

Condition: New<br>


2000. 26cm. Pp.384. 110 photos & figures. Hardbound.Research on the large array of tropical estuarine fishes has increased markedly in recent years and hence scientific knowledge about most aspects of these important fishes' biology and ecology is now catching up with that of their temperate equivalents.Tropical Estuarine Fishes, Ecology, Exploitation & Conservation is a landmark book which draws together a vast wealth of information on tropical estuarine... View more info

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Fish and Fisheries of Tropical Estuaries

By: Blaber, S.J.M.

Price: £207.00

Inventory number: 000462

ISBN: 0412785005

Condition: New<br>


1997. 24cm. Pp.xiv,367. Photos & figures. Hardbound.Tropical estuaries are among the most modified and threatened of aquatic environments, supporting innumerable fisheries essential to the regions in which they occur.Fish and Fisheries of Tropical Estuaries synthesizes the wealth of data available in this area, much of it being brought together by Stephen Blaber for the first time. It provides readers with a comprehensive understanding of the fishes, the ... View more info

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Biology of the Spotted Seatrout

By: Bortone, S.A. (editor)

Price: £160.00

Inventory number: 002095

ISBN: 0849311292

Condition: New<br>


2002. 24cm. Pp.328. Hardback.The spotted seatrout is an important species not only for fisheries, but as an integral part of many estuarine ecosystems. As one of the few fishes that live its entire life within an estuarine system, the species has tremendous potential as a monitor for estuarine conditions.Biology of the Spotted Seatrout presents an up-to-date summary of what is known about the basic biology of this important species. The book serves as a m... View more info

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Marine Ornamental Species Aquaculture

By: Calado, Ricardo ; Ike Olivotto, Miquel Planas Oliver & G. Joan Holt (editors)

Price: £160.00

Inventory number: 979776

ISBN: 0470673907

Condition: New<br>


2017. 26cm. Pp.712. Colour photos, figures. Hardbound.Collects into a single work the most up-to-date information currently available on the aquaculture of marine ornamental species. Includes the contributions of more than 50 leading scientists and experts on different topics relevant for the aquaculture of the most emblematic groups of organisms traded for reef aquariums. From clownfish, to angelfish, tangs and seahorses, as well as corals, anemones, shrimps, gi... View more info

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Sharks and Their Relatives II: Biodiversity, Adaptive Physiology, and Conservation

By: Carrier, J.C., J.A.Musick & M.R. Heithaus (editors)

Price: £75.99

Inventory number: 978908

ISBN: 1420080474

Condition: New<br>


2010. 26cm. Pp.736. Hardbound.Since the award-winning first volume, The Biology of Sharks and Their Relatives, published in 2004, the field has witnessed tremendous developments in research, rapid advances in technology, and the emergence of new investigators beginning to explore issues of biodiversity, distribution, physiology, and ecology in ways that eluded more traditional studies.As an entirely new companion volume, Sharks and Their Relatives II: Bio... View more info

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Biology of Sharks and Their Relatives, Second Edition

By: Carrier, John C; John A. Musick & Michael R. Heithaus (editors)

Price: £75.99

Inventory number: 979336

ISBN: 1439839247

Condition: New<br>


2012. 28cm. Pp.624. Hardbound.Following the groundbreaking original exploration of the fundamental elements of the taxonomy and interrelationships of sharks, skates, rays, and chimera (Biology of Sharks and Their Relatives, 2004), this second edition presents significant advances in the development and application of new molecular techniques, laboratory devices, and field instruments. Offering a well-rounded picture for advanced students, and far above competitor... View more info

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FAO Species Catalogues. FAO Fisheries Synopsis No. 125, Vols 1 to 18

By: CD-ROM

Price: £22.95

Inventory number: 004306

ISBN: 9251055971

Condition: New<br>


2006. CD-ROM. FAO Species Catalogues. FAO Fisheries Synopsis No. 125, Vols 1 to 18 contains the electronic version of the collection of the FAO Species Catalogue published during the period 1980-99, which appeared as FAO Fisheries Synopsis No. 125, Volumes 1-18. Catalogues are worldwide, annotated and illustrated inventories of species for each of the world's major commercial groups of fishery resources. They are comprehensive reviews of current knowledge on species of a... View more info

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Guía FAO para la identificación de especies para los fines de la pesca. Pacífico Centro-Oriental. Volúmenes 1-3

By: CD-ROM

Price: £22.95

Inventory number: 004311

ISBN: 9253056282

Condition: New<br>


2006. CD-ROM.Este CD-ROM, Guía FAO para la identificación de especies para los fines de la pesca. Pacífico Centro-Oriental. Volúmenes 1-3, contiene la Guía FAO para la identificación de especies para los fines de la pesca correspondiente al Pacífico Centro-Oriental, publicada en tres volúmenes en 1995. La publicación describe las especies de interés para la pesca de los grupos mayores de recursos marinos y de aguas salobres explotados en la región. Se ... View more info

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Living Marine Resources of the Western Central Atlantic, (The) Volumes 1-3, CD-ROM

By: CD-ROM

Price: £23.50

Inventory number: 978654

ISBN: 9251060401

Condition: New<br>


2008. This CD-Rom contains the electronic version of the three volumes of the FAO species identification guide for fishery purposes: The Living Marine Resources of the Western Central Atlantic, covering FAO Fishing Area 31.The marine resource groups included are the bivalves, gastropods, cephalopods, stomatopods, shrimps, lobsters, crabs, hagfishes, sharks, batoid fishes, chimaeras, bony fishes, sea turtles and marine mammals.Limited stock View more info

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Poissons Communs de Tunisie

By: Chouba, L; N. Zamouri-Langar & M.S. Romdhane

Price: £39.95

Inventory number: 004338

ISBN: 9973908098

Condition: New<br>


1996. 23cm. Pp.255; 28. 104 colour plates, 21 figures, 7 maps, 2 tables. Paperback.Poissons Communs de Tunisie is a diagnostic guide to 104 species of bony fishes found in the coastal waters and littoral lagoons of Tunisia, with their local names in Arabic, commercial names in French and scientific names in Latin.For each species, a description, notes on distribution and way of life, feeding, breeding, methods of fishing and dates of best marketing are gi... View more info

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Groupers of the World: A Field and Market Guide

By: Craig, Matthew T. ; Yvonne J. Sadovy de Mitcheson & Phillip C. Heemstra

Price: £69.99

Inventory number: 979333

ISBN: 1466506024

Condition: New<br>


2011. 28cm. 454 pages. 175 detailed line drawings of each species, 350 colour photographs depicting the living fish in their natural habitat as well as caught specimens, mostly photographed in markets. The plates shows distinctive colour differences between adults and juveniles, as well as regional colour variations. 150 colour maps and descriptions summarizing the known distribution of each of the grouper species. Provides clear descriptions to allow for reliable identi... View more info

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Biology, Ecology and Culture of Grey Mullets (Mugilidae)

By: Crosetti, Donatella & Stephen J. M. Blaber (editors)

Price: £106.00

Inventory number: 979692

ISBN: 1482252120

Condition: New<br>


2016. 26cm. Pp.450. 24 colour & 139 BW photos and figures. Hardbound.Mullets (grey mullets) are a family (Mugilidae) and order of ray-finned fish found in temperate and tropical waters worldwide. There are approximately 80 species of mullet; these fish have been considered an important food source in Mediterranean Europe since Roman times. This book provides a long overdue update on the biology and ecology of mullets and features comprehensive coverage of the key... 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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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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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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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