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Success Factors for Fish Larval Production

By: Conceicao, Luis E.C. & Amos Tandler

Price: £180.00

Inventory number: 979770


2017. 28cm. Pp.500. Colour photos & figures, tables, bibliography. Hardbound.This important new book reviews our current understanding of larval biology, including how external (environmental and nutritional) and internal (molecular/ developmental/ physiological/ behavioral/ genetic) factors interact in defining the phenotype and quality of fish larvae and juveniles.The detailed coverage within Success Factors for Fish Larval Production includes broodstoc... View more info

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Metamorphosis in Fish

By: Dufour, Sylvie ; Karine Rousseau & B. G. Kapoor

Price: £65.99

Inventory number: 979221


2012. 28cm. Pp.270. Hardbound.Metamorphosis in Fish gathers current data on the two types of fish metamorphoses and their endocrine controls. It will be of interest for fish biologists as well as comparative physiologists and endocrinologists.Metamorphosis is a major developmental phase characterized by morphological and physiological changes. It prepares organisms for a drastic shift in habitat and behaviour. Among vertebrates, besides the well-known lar... View more info

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Early Stages of Fishes in the Western North Atlantic Ocean, (Davis Strait, Southern Greenland and Flemish Cap to Cape Hatteras)

By: Fahay, Michael P.

Price: £112.00

Inventory number: 004382


2007. 2 volume set. 29cm. Pp.1696. 3000 drawings of eggs, larvae and juveniles and 2000 references. Hardbound.Volume 1: Acipenseriformes through Syngnathiformes, pp.1 - 931. Volume 2: Scorpaeniformes through Tetraodontiformes, pp.932 - 1696.Early Stages of Fishes in the Western North Atlantic Ocean is the only up-to-date textbook providing detailed descriptions and accurate drawings of the early life-history stages of the fishes from the Northwest Atlanti... View more info

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Fish Larval Physiology

By: Finn, R.N. & B.G. Kapoor (editors)

Price: £105.00

Inventory number: 978662


2008. 26cm. Pp.742. 26 colour photos, figures. Hardbound.Fish Larval Physiology aims at providing a single-volume treatise that explains how fish larvae develop and differentiate, how they regulate salt, water and acid-base balance, how they transport and exchange gases, acquire and utilise energy, how they sense their environment, and move in their aquatic medium, how they control and defend themselves, and finally how they grow up.It is intended as a re... View more info

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On the Eggs and Larval and Post-Larval Stages of Teleosteans

By: Holt, Ernest W. L

Price: £185.00

Inventory number: 004555


Sci. Trans. Roy. Dublin Soc., Vol.V. (Series II.), Part 2. 1893. 28cm. Pp.5-121. 15 plates (some folding). Contemporary half calf, spine worn with loss, labels off, marbled boards, ends & edges. Good ex-library, bookplate and blindstamp, rear board detached, no external markings.On the Eggs and Larval and Post-Larval Stages of Teleosteans, from the library of Joe Eastman. Title page pictured, further images available on request. View more info

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Larval Fish Nutrition

By: Holt, G. Joan

Price: £193.00

Inventory number: 979067


2011. 26cm. Pp.448. Hardbound.Successful nourishment of fish larvae is essential to the production of many preferred, high-quality species. Larval Fish Nutrition is the first comprehensive reference dedicated solely to the nutritional aspects of managing larviculture. Chapters include a thorough discussion of digestive capabilities, nutrient requirements, and feeding and weaning strategies to optimize growth and production. View more info

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Atlas of Larvae and Juveniles of Freshwater Fishes of Russia

By: Makeyeva, Alla P ; D.S. Pavlov & D.A. Pavlov

Price: £95.00

Inventory number: 979729


2011. 30cm. Pp.383. Hardbound. In Russian.Atlas of Larvae and Juveniles of Freshwater Fishes of Russia - The Atlas is the second edition of the monograph “Freshwater Ichthyoplankton of Russia (Atlas)”, Moscow University, 1998. The illustrations of prelarvae (free embryos), larvae, and juveniles of 175 fish species are included. Brief characteristics of reproductive biology are given for each family and species. The illustrations are accompanied by morphologic... View more info

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Beach-Spawning Fishes: Reproduction in an Endangered Ecosystem

By: Martin, Karen L. M.

Price: £67.99

Inventory number: 979641


2014. 26cm. Pp.223. 10 colour plates, 43 figures. Hardbound.Beach-spawning fishes from exotic locations on most continents of the world provide spectacular examples of extreme adaptations during the most vulnerable life cycle stages. The beauty, intriguing biology, and importance of these charismatic fishes at the interface of marine and terrestrial ecosystems have inspired numerous scientific studies. Adaptations of behavior, physiology, development, and ecology... View more info

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Early Life History of Marine Fishes

By: Miller, Bruce S. & Arthur W. Kendall, Jr

Price: £69.95

Inventory number: 978782


2009. 26cm. Pp.376. 7 photos, 98 figures, 14 tables. Hardbound.Early Life History of Marine Fishes brings together in a single reference much of the research available and its application to fishery science - knowledge increasingly important because for most fishes, adult populations are determined at the earliest stages of life.Clear and well written, this book offers expert guidance on how to collect and analyze larval fish data and on how this informat... View more info

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Ovos e larvas de peixes de água doce : desenvolvimento e manual de identificação

By: Nakatani, Keshiyu; A. A. Agostinho, G. Baumgartner, P. V. Sanches, M. C. Makrakis & Carla Simone Pavanelli

Price: £128.00

Inventory number: 979786


2001. 26cm. Pp.xviii, 378. Colour photos, figures, tables, keys to species, glossary, bibliography. Hardbound.Guide to eggs and larval stages of freshwater fishes of Brasil. Text in Brazilian Portuguese, Latin nomenclature. View more info

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Genetic Sex Differentiation in Fish

By: Pandian, T. J

Price: £65.99

Inventory number: 979370


2012. 28cm. Pp.220. Hardbound.Genetic Sex Differentiation in Fish provides a comprehensive elucidation of the sex differentiation of gonochoric and hermaphroditic fishes, and examines sex chromosomes and sex determining genes, sex differentiation genes and steroid receptor genes, stem cells and germ cells. It emphasizes the need to search for more than one sex determining gene residing on different chromosomes, traces the origin of hermaphrodites from secondary g... View more info

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Keys to Larvae and Juvenile Stages of Coarse Fishes from Fresh Waters in the British Isles

By: Pinder, A. C

Price: £31.99

Inventory number: 003996


2001. 25cm. Pp.136. Colour photos, figures. Paperback.Keys to Larvae and Juvenile Stages of Coarse Fishes provides a series of keys to the early stages of 'coarse fishes' i.e. non-game fishes, that occur in British fresh waters.During the first month of free existence, these fishes develop through a number of stages that are difficult for aquatic biologists (and most ichthyologists) to recognise. This difficulty in distinguishing one species from another... View more info

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Biological Survey of the Mount Desert Region. Part 2. Fishes. A Contribution to the Life-History of the Angler (Lophius piscatorius)

By: Proctor, William

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 979759


Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, 1928. 26cm. Pp.30. 5 heliotype plates of developmental stages, 3 maps. Original printed wrappers, library stamp, signed with author's compliments. View more info

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Early Stages of Atlantic Fishes: An Identification Guide for the Western Central North Atlantic

By: Richards, William (editor)

Price: £335.00

Inventory number: 003123


2005. 26cm. 2 volumes. Hardbound.Coordinated by one of the United States' most respected fishery scientists, Early Stages of Atlantic Fishes, a two-volume set, is a definitive reference for the early life history of the fishes of the Western Central North Atlantic.It is a single source for identification and description of fishes known to occur in the area stretching from North Carolina to the equator and encompassing more than 40 countries. It is compreh... View more info

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Coral Reef Fishes, Dynamics and Diversity in a Complex Ecosystem

By: Sale, Peter F (editor)

Price: £99.00

Inventory number: 979441


28cm. Pp.549. Hardbound.An important companion volume to The Ecology of Fishes on Coral Reefs, Coral Reef Fishes, Dynamics and Diversity in a Complex Ecosystem is an up-to-date review of key research areas in reef fish ecology and includes discussions of regulation of fish populations, dispersal or site fidelity of larval reef fishes, sensory and motor capabilities of reef fish larvae, and complexities of management of reef species and communities. A companion vo... View more info

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Catostomid Fish Larvae and Early Juveniles of the Upper Colorado River Basin - Morphological Descriptions, Comparisons and Computer-Interactive Key

By: Snyder, Darrell E., Robert T. Muth & C. Lynn Bjork

Price: £44.00

Inventory number: 978493


2004. 26cm. Pp.x,110. Frontispiece (Xyrauchen texanus), 109 photos & figures (mostly composite), 42 tables. Spiral bound paperback with CD-ROM 'Computer Interactive Key to Eggs, Larvae and Early Juveniles of Catostomid Fishes'.Originally published in 1990 and almost immediately sold out this edition of Catostomid Fish Larvae is revised, updated and expanded and includes revised species accounts, comparative summary and key, and many extraorinary drawings and phot... View more info

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A Guide to Larvae and Juveniles of some Common Fish Species from the Mekong River Basin

By: Termvidchakorn, A

Price: £26.00

Inventory number: 979591


2013. 29cm. Pp.248. 22 colour plates, additional colour photos & map, BW figures, tables. Binding : ebook.Descriptions and illustrations for larval and juvenile stages of 64 indigenous Mekong fishes, most of which are important in fisheries and some of which have high conservation significance.The guides for each species include hand-drawn figures of the stages of development of each species from early larvae, through pre-larvae and post-larvae to juveni... View more info

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Rannie stadii razvitiia ryb severnoi chasti Okhotskogo moria / Ранние стадии развития рыб северной части Охотского моря / Early Stages of Fishes from the Northern Okhotsk Sea

By: Voskoboinikova, Ol'ga Stepanovna

Price: £52.99

Inventory number: 979524


2012. 26cm. Pp.112. Figures, keys. Paperback.Early Stages of Fishes from the Northern Okhotsk Sea, text in Russian, Latin nomenclature. View more info

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Reproductive Biology of Teleost Fishes

By: Wootton, Robert J & Carl Smith

Price: £130.00

Inventory number: 979650


2014. 26cm. Pp.496. Hardbound.Reproductive Biology of Teleost Fishes is the first integrated review of the reproductive biology of the bony fishes, which are the most species-rich and diversified group of vertebrates.Teleosts display remarkable variation in their modes of reproduction, and this volume is intended to provide a framework for understanding the remarkable reproductive diversity of this group. It describes their reproductive biology using, whe... View more info