The Fresh and Brackish Water Fishes of Lower Guinea, West-Central Africa. Poissons d’eaux douces et saumâtres de Basse Guinée, ouest de l’Afrique centrale

By: Stiassny, Melanie; Guy G Teugels & C Hopkins

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2007-2008. 2 volumes. 26cm. Pp.800. 2 colour plates, numerous photos & figures, keys to species. Softbound.

Covers the taxonomy and distribution of the fresh and brackish water fishes of the Lower Guinean ichthyofaunal province of West-Central Africa.

The Fresh and Brackish Water Fishes of Lower Guinea, West-Central Africa / Poissons d’eaux douces et saumâtres de Basse Guinée, ouest de l’Afrique centrale covers an area ranging from the Cross River in south-eastern Nigeria to the Angolan province of Cabinda and the Republic of Congo. The region is highly biogeographically distinctive and is home to more than 580 fish species, of which a great number appear to be endemic.

The book is arranged taxonomically by family and with practical keys to all genera and species. For each species an illustration and a concise description summarizing the important morphological features are provided along with distribution maps for freshwater species. Text in French and English.

Title: The Fresh and Brackish Water Fishes of Lower Guinea, West-Central Africa. Poissons d’eaux douces et saumâtres de Basse Guinée, ouest de l’Afrique centrale

Author: Stiassny, Melanie; Guy G Teugels & C Hopkins

Categories: Freshwater Fishes,

ISBN: 2709916207

ISBN 13: 9782709916202

Condition: New

Inventory number: 978524

Keywords: 9782709916202. The Fresh and Brackish Water Fishes of Lower Guinea