Billfishes of the World. An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of the Marlins, Sailfishes, Spearfishes and Swordfishes Known to Date

By: Nakamura, I

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1985. 30cm. Pp.iv,42. 24 figs & maps, 19 tables. Paperback.

Billfishes of the World includes the two families and all 12 species of billfishes known to date. It provides a comprehensive and illustrated key to families and species, with a glossary of technical terms and measurements. Within each family are given individual accounts of species which include drawings, scientific and vernacular names, information on habitat, biology and fisheries, and a distribution map. The section including family and species accounts is followed by a table indicating the distribution of each species by major marine fishing areas. The work is fully indexed and there is ample reference to pertinent literature.

Title: Billfishes of the World. An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of the Marlins, Sailfishes, Spearfishes and Swordfishes Known to Date

Author: Nakamura, I

Categories: Aquaculture, Fisheries, Fish Diseases
, Marine Fishes,

ISBN: 9251022321

ISBN 13: 9789251022320

Condition: New

Inventory number: 000642

Keywords: 9789251022320. Billfishes of the World