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Synopsis of Biological Data on the Chub Mackerel (Scomber japonicus Houttuyn, 1782)

By: N/A

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 002552


2000. 30cm. Pp.84. Paperback.Chub mackerel (Scomber japonicus) is a pelagic species which inhabits warm and temperate coastal waters of the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. The species is of great importance for fisheries worldwide; in 1978, it ranked third in importance in catches by species (3.4 million tonnes), while in 1979 and 1980 it ranked fourth and fifth, with 2.8 and 2.6 million tonnes, respectively. In 1966, the species ranked fifth with a worldwid... View more info

Indo-Pacific Fisheries Council Proceedings. 17th Session. Section III. Symposium on the Development and Utilization of Inland Fishery Resources

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Inventory number: 974828


FAO. 1977. 26cm. Pp.500. A few figures, tables. Paperback.Symposium on the Development and Utilization of Inland Fishery Resources, long out of print, one (1) copy only View more info

Initiative de Recherche Halieutique ACP-UE. Actes de la Deuxieme Reunion de Dialogue sur l'Afrique central et occidentale et l'Union Europeenne

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Inventory number: 974836


1996. 30cm. Pp.viii,178. Figures, tables. Paperback.ACP-EU Fisheries Research Report No.2, French text, clean secondhand View more info

ACP-EU Fisheries Research Report No.3,. Proceedings of the Third Dialogue Meeting Caribbean, Pacific and the European Union

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Inventory number: 974837


1997. 30cm. Pp.x,180. Text figures. Paperback.ACP-EU Fisheries Research Report No.3, clean secondhand copy View more info

Small Pelagic Fishes and Fisheries in African Inland Waters

By: N/A

Price: £16.00

Inventory number: 974826


FAO. 1984. 30cm. Pp.25. 4 figures, 2 tables. Paperback. CIFA Technical Paper 14, text in English and French.Small Pelagic Fishes and Fisheries in African Inland Waters, out of print, one copy clean secondhand. View more info

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Marine Species Biological Data Collection Manual

By: N/A

Price: £33.50

Inventory number: 979780


2016. 26cm. Pp.iv, 53. Colour photos. eBook / pdf.Illustrated manual for collecting biological data at sea.Provides fishery observers, and in general fishery data collectors, with a detailed description of the procedures required to collect biological data from the most important fishery groups that can be encountered while at sea.Enables non-specialists to collect samples and take proper photographs, which can be then examined by taxonomic exp... View more info

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Marine Species Biological Data Collection Manual

By: N/A

Price: £66.50

Inventory number: 979781


2017. 26cm. Pp.iv, 53. Colour photos. Spiral bound.Illustrated manual for collecting biological data at sea.Provides fishery observers, and in general fishery data collectors, with a detailed description of the procedures required to collect biological data from the most important fishery groups that can be encountered while at sea.Enables non-specialists to collect samples and take proper photographs, which can be then examined by taxonomic ex... View more info

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Русская рыбалка / Russkaja rybalka / Russian Fishing

By: Бутромеев, Владимир / Butromeev, Vladimir

Price: £125.00

Inventory number: 979826


2015. 28cm. Pp.304. Numerous colour plates, artworks & figures. Hardbound.Illustrates the life and habits of fish inhabiting the fresh waters of Russia with paintings by old masters and illustrations from scientific works on ichthyology and popular books about fishing. Very well illustrated. Text in Russian. View more info

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Atlantic Salmon Ecology

By: Aas, Oystein ; Anders Klemetsen, Sigurd Einum & Jostein Skurdal (editors)

Price: £155.00

Inventory number: 978968


2010. 26cm. Pp.488. Hardbound.Atlantic Salmon Ecology covers all major aspects of the relationship of the Atlantic salmon with its environment, chapters include details of migration and dispersal, reproduction, habitat requirements, feeding, growth rates, competition, predation, parasitsm, population dynamics, effects of landscape use, hydro power development, climate change, and exploitation. The book closes with a summary and look at possible future research di... View more info

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Ecology of Estuarine Fishes, Temperate Waters of the Western North Atlantic

By: Able, K.W. & M.P. Fahay

Price: £100.00

Inventory number: 979095


2011. 28cm. Pp.584. 28 plates, 347 figures. Hardbound.Ecology of Estuarine Fishes details the life history and ecology of the fish species that occupy the estuarine and coastal habitats along the eastern United States and Canada.Kenneth W. Able and Michael P. Fahay draw on their own studies and other research to summarize and synthesize all the known facts about the ecology of 93 important species of fish that inhabit the temperate waters of the Western A... View more info

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Dynamic Aquaria. Building and Restoring Living Ecosystems. Third Edition

By: Adey, W.H. & K. Loveland

Price: £69.99

Inventory number: 004286


28cm. Pp.xvi,508. 57 colour plates, numerous diagrams and photos. Hardback.Dynamic Aquaria, an updated third edition covering the physical and biochemical environments of aquaria, their biological structure and ecological systems with much new material. View more info

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La Guyane française et ses Cichlidés

By: Aguire, R; F. De Gasperis, F. Naneix, X. Longy & A. Seva

Price: £58.50

Inventory number: 979092


2011. 30cm. Pp.216. 500 colour photos, numerous distribution maps. Hardbound.The first book on the cichlid fishes of French Guyana, full of genuinely new information on the fish fauna based on field collecting and observation with much of interest for both the scientist and aquarist. French text. View more info

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Fish as Models of Behaviour

By: Ahnesjo, I. & J. Craig (editors)

Price: £22.00

Inventory number: 979790


J. Fish Biol. Vol.63, Suppl.A, December 2003. 25cm. Pp.263. Text figures, maps. Softbound.Presents 15 papers from the Fisheries Society of the British Isles Annual Symposium, Norwich, July 2003. View more info

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Historical Biogeography of Neotropical Freshwater Fishes

By: Albert, J.S. & R.E. Reis (editors)

Price: £83.95

Inventory number: 979358


2011. 29cm. Pp.408. Hardbound.Historical Biogeography of Neotropical Freshwater Fishes explores the evolutionary origins of a unique ecosystem. The chapters address central themes in the study of tropical biodiversity: why is the Amazon basin home to so many distinct evolutionary lineages? What roles do ecological specialization, speciation, and extinction play in the formation of regional assemblages? How do dispersal barriers contribute to isolation and diversi... View more info

Image for Hans Werner Lissmann, 1909-1995

Hans Werner Lissmann, 1909-1995

By: Alexander, R. McN

Price: £23.00

Inventory number: 979766


Offprint Bio. Mem. FRS., 1996. 25cm. Pp.13. Portrait, 1 text figure, bibliography Binding : ebook / pdf.Official biography of Hans Lissmann, the discoverer of the electric senses of fishes.A good account of Hans' work.ebook / pdf, 2.64MB. View more info

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The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in the Eastern Himalaya

By: Allen, D.J., S. Molur & B.A. Daniel

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 979432


2010. 28cm. Pp.viii, 89. Colour photos, figures, maps. Binding : ebook.Reviews the conservation status of 1,073 freshwater species belonging to three taxonomic groups – fishes (520 taxa), molluscs (186 taxa), and Odonata (dragonflies and damselflies) (367 taxa).ebook, 5.27MB ; system requirements Acrobat 7 or above, Windows XP or above. View more info

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The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in Central Africa

By: Allen, D.J; W.R.T. Darwall & E.G.E. Brooks

Price: £17.00

Inventory number: 979430


2011. 28cm. Pp.126. Binding : ebookRegional assessment of the status and distribution of 2,261 taxa of freshwater fishes, molluscs, odonates, crabs and selected families of aquatic plants from throughout central Africa. This study is based on the collation and analysis of existing information, and the knowledge of regional experts.ebook, 6.60MB ; system requirements Acrobat 7 or above, Windows XP or above. View more info

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Reef Fishes of the East Indies

By: Allen, Gerald R. & Mark V. Erdmann

Price: £225.00

Inventory number: 979428


2012. 28cm. 3 volumes. Pp.1292. 3600 colour photos. Hardbound.Reef Fishes of the East Indies covers an area from the Andaman Sea to the Solomon Islands and presents the first truly comprehensive treatment of the region’s reef fish fauna in nearly a century.This monumental three-volume set is richly illustrated with more than 3,600 colour photographs and provides current information on the classification, habitat, and distributional range of each species... View more info

Studies on the Biology of the Early Stages of the Salmon (Salmo salar)

By: Allen, K. Radway

Price: £18.00

Inventory number: 974801


1940-1944. 4 volumes. 26cm. Pp.98. Figures, tables. Part 4 lacking wrappers otherwise a good set.Deals with growth in the River Eden, feeding habits, growth and smolt migration in the Thurso River. View more info

Some Observations on the Biology of the Trout (Salmo trutta) in Windermere

By: Allen, K. Radway

Price: £5.00

Inventory number: 974810


1938. 26cm. Pp.27. 9 tables, 2 figures. Wrappers. View more info

Image for The Ecology of Marine Fishes, California and Adjacent Waters

The Ecology of Marine Fishes, California and Adjacent Waters

By: Allen, Larry G., Daniel J. Pondella, II, and Michael H. Horn (editors)

Price: £83.95

Inventory number: 003287


2006. 28cm. Pp.705. 125 colour illustrations, 65 BW photographs, 130 line illustrations. Hardbound.Marine fishes have been intensively studied, and some of the fundamental ideas in the science of marine ecology have emerged from the body of knowledge derived from this diverse group of organisms.The Ecology of Marine Fishes, California and Adjacent Waters provides the first-ever synthesis and interpretation of the large, often daunting, body of information... View more info

Iberian and Mediterranean Elements in the Iberian Fauna of Barbus

By: Almaca, C

Price: £5.00

Inventory number: 001302


- with - Re-examination of the Types of Barbus haasi Mertens 1924 (Pisces: Cyprinidae). 1983. 2 vols. 22cm. Pp.4; 6. Map, table. Double offprint. View more info

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Salmonid Fishes : Population Biology, Genetics and Management

By: Altukhov, Yuri ; E.A. Salmenkova & V.T. Omelchenko

Price: £195.00

Inventory number: 004725


2000. 26cm. Pp.368. 80 photos & figures. Hardbound.Salmonid Fishes : Population Biology, Genetics and Management encompasses features of genetic processes in complexly organised population systems of salmonids, one of the most commercially valuable families of fish worldwide.Translated from the original work in Russian, the authors have taken the opportunity to update and revise the work, much of it appearing in the English language for the first time. View more info

Image for Faune du Cameroun Volume 2. Le Genre Aphyosemion Myers. Fauna of Cameroon Volume 2. The Genus Aphyosemion Myers (Pisces, Teleostei, Cyprinodontiformes)

Faune du Cameroun Volume 2. Le Genre Aphyosemion Myers. Fauna of Cameroon Volume 2. The Genus Aphyosemion Myers (Pisces, Teleostei, Cyprinodontiformes)

By: Amiet, Jean-Louis

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 004333


30cm. Pp.262. 132 superb colour photographs, 5 geographical and drainage maps, 35 distribution maps on squared grids, 17 plates of figures, 3 text figures, 4 tables, keys to species, bibliography. Hardbound.Comprehensive and beautifully illustrated reference to the killifishes (annual fishes) of tropical west Africa.The complete text is in both French and English. The introductory chapters present an historical account of the study of the fauna, an outlin... View more info

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Common Reef Fishes of the Maldives

By: Anderson, Charles & Ahamed Hafiz

Price: £8.00

Inventory number: 979061


First edition (1987), reprinted 1987. 18cm. Pp.ii, 83. Colour photos. Paperback.Common Reef Fishes of the Maldives presents each of the commoner and more conspicuous species with their family name, scientific name, common names in English, Maldivi (Dhivehi), French, German and Japanese with brief notes on their adult size, food and usual habitat. Original issue. View more info

Studies on the Zoarcidae (Teleostei: Perciformes) of the Southern Hemishpere. IV. New Records and a New Species from the Magellan Province of South America

By: Anderson, M. Eric & Atila E. Gosztonyi

Price: £4.00

Inventory number: 974818


1991. 30cm. Pp.16. 10 figures, key. Paperback.New data on the eelpouts of the Magellan Province of South America is presented to include accounts of 10 of the 25 known species, one here described as new. View more info

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Ornamental Fish Farming. The Small, Medium and Large Scale Breeding and Marketing of Freshwater Tropical Fish and Goldfish

By: Andrews, Brian

Price: £75.00

Inventory number: 979398


30cm. Pp.528. 300 colour photos and figures, glossary, index. Hardbound.Ornamental Fish Farming is a vast compendium on commercially farming and marketing freshwater ornamental fish and provides a huge amount of essential information designed to be useful to and usable by readers at all levels of ability, from hobbyists seeking to undertake their first spawning of ornamental fish, to fully established fish farm operators. Most importantly, it provides the informa... View more info

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Fish Karyotypes, A Checklist

By: Arai, Ryoichi

Price: £153.00

Inventory number: 979039


2011. 26cm. Pp.xx,280. Hardbound.Karyotypes of more than 3400 species/subspecies are arranged here by fish systematics and include a list of genome size, sex chromosomes, B chromosomes, polyploidy, and locality of material fish, among others.Fish Karyotypes, A Checklist enables both beginners and advanced researchers to survey the existing literature and facilitates the implementation of an integrative approach to fish systematics. The first book on fish ... View more info

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Hakes, Biology and Exploitation

By: Arancibia, Hugo

Price: £130.00

Inventory number: 979672


2015. 26cm. Pp.400. Photos, figures, maps, tables. Hardbound.Hakes: Biology and Exploitation brings together a wealth of important information on the biology and exploitation of hake and hoki stocks around the world. Each chapter provides an overview of the fisheries of each species in an ecological and environmental context, looking at stock distribution, characteristics of the environment, life history, reproduction, diet, growth, mortality, pricing and markets... View more info