Biology of Subterranean Fishes

By: Trajano, Eleonora

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2017. 28cm. Pp.460. Softbound.

Biology of Subterranean Fishes is a comprehensive account of all known species of subterranean fishes. It includes an extensive introduction, history of investigations, consideration of non-stygobitic fishes in caves, and detailed analysis of the conservation status of these very rare animals.

Contents : Cavefish: Retrospective and Prospective. Biodiversity and Distribution of the Subterranean Fishes of the World. Conservation of Subterranean Fishes. Behavioral Patterns in Subterranean Fishes. The Evolutionary Genetics of Cave Fishes: Convergence, Adaptation and Pleiotropy. Development as an Evolutionary Process in Astyanax Cavefishes. Subterranean Fishes of North America: Amblyopsidae. Subterranean Fishes of Mexico (Poecilia mexicana, Poeciliidae). Subterranean Fishes of Brazil. Subterranean Fishes of Africa. Subterranean Fishes of China. Subterranean Fishes of India.

Title: Biology of Subterranean Fishes

Author: Trajano, Eleonora

Categories: Freshwater Fishes,

ISBN: 1138115479

ISBN 13: 9781138115477

Condition: New

Inventory number: 978901

Keywords: 9781138115477. Biology of Subterranean Fishes