Groupers of the World: A Field and Market Guide


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 identification of any of the species. Extensive bibliography. Hardbound.

Groupers of the World is a detailed but easy-to-use guide to the more than 160 recognized species, of these mostly large, colourful tropical reef fishes, also known as rockcod. Presents outstanding, full colour photographs of these remarkable and important fishes, with up-to-date biological, ecological and population information for each species.

Title: Groupers of the World: A Field and Market Guide

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

Categories: Marine Fishes,

ISBN: 1466506024

ISBN 13: 9781466506022

Condition: New

Inventory number: 979333

Keywords: 9781466506022. Groupers of the World