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Fish as Models of Behaviour

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

Price: £22.00

Inventory number: 979790

Condition: As new<br>


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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Hans Werner Lissmann, 1909-1995

By: Alexander, R. McN

Price: £23.00

Inventory number: 979766

Condition: New<br>


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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Fish Karyotypes, A Checklist

By: Arai, Ryoichi

Price: £153.00

Inventory number: 979039

ISBN: 4431538763

Condition: New<br>


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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Fish Cognition and Behavior, 2nd Edition

By: Brown, Cullum, Kevin Laland & Jens Krause

Price: £144.00

Inventory number: 979082

ISBN: 144433221X

Condition: New<br>


2011. 26cm. Pp.472. Hardbound.In the second edition of Fish Cognition and Behavior an international team of experts have been brought together to explore all major areas of fish learning, including : foraging skills, predator recognition, social organisation and learning, welfare and pain.Three new chapters covering fish personality, lateralisation, and fish cognition and fish welfare, have been added to this fully revised and expanded second edition. View more info

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Fish Locomotion: An Eco-ethological Perspective

By: Domenici, Paulo (editor)

Price: £110.00

Inventory number: 978907

ISBN: 1578084482

Condition: New<br>


2010. 26cm. Pp.549. Hardbound.Fish accomplish most of their basic behaviors by swimming. Swimming is fundamental in a vast majority of fish species for avoiding predation, feeding, finding food, mating, migrating and finding optimal physical environments. Fish exhibit a wide variety of swimming patterns and behaviours.Fish Locomotion: An Eco-ethological Perspective looks at fish swimming from the behavioral and ecological perspectives rather than from the... View more info

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FishBase 2004 DVD

By: DVD

Price: £40.00

Inventory number: 004774

Condition: New<br>


Full information on 28,500+ species, containing the complete database and all pictures.FishBase is a relational database with information to cater to different professionals such as research scientists, fisheries managers, zoologists, aquarists, conservationists and others (detailed information on population dynamics, genetics, morphology, trophic ecology, physiology, ecotoxicology, reproduction, etc. is included).System requirements : the database uses M... View more info

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Encyclopedia of Fish Physiology, from Genome to Environment

By: Farrell, Anthony P

Price: £900.00

Inventory number: 979379

ISBN: 0123745454

Condition: New<br>


2011. 29cm. Pp.2272. Hardbound.The definitive encyclopedia for the field of Fish Physiology.Encyclopedia of Fish Physiology in three volumes comprehensively covers the entire field in over 300 entries written by experts, with detailed coverage of the basic functional physiology of fishes, physiological themes in fish biology and comparative physiology.Details the genomic bases of fish physiology and biology and the use of fish as model organisms i... View more info

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Fish Respiration and Environment

By: Fernandes, M.N. (editor)

Price: £95.00

Inventory number: 004603

ISBN: 1578083575

Condition: New<br>


2007. 26cm. Pp.328. Hardbound.Gills of healthy fishes are their lifeline to meet the challenges arising from their changing environment: oxygen gradient, alkalinity, temperature fluctuations and pollutants. The diverse and ever changing aquatic environment has a major impact on the organization of various organ-systems of fishes.Fish Respiration and Environment contains seventeen chapters covering bony fishes focal to current study. View more info

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Gonorynchiformes and Ostariophysan Relationships: A Comprehensive Review

By: Grande, Terry (editor)

Price: £119.00

Inventory number: 978905

ISBN: 1578083745

Condition: New<br>


2010. 26cm. Pp.600. Hardbound.An understanding of gonorynchiform morphology and systematic inter- and intra-relationships has proven vital to a better understanding of the evolution of lower teleosts in general, and more specifically of groups such as the clupeiforms (e.g., herrings and anchovies), and ostariophysans (e.g., carps, minnows and catfishes).Gonorynchiformes and Ostariophysan Relationships examines the current knowledge of gonorynchiform biolo... View more info

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Tropical Fish Otoliths: Information for Assessment, Management and Ecology

By: Green, B.S; B.D. Mapstone, G. Carlos & G.A. Begg (editors)

Price: £206.50

Inventory number: 978819

ISBN: 1402035829

Condition: New<br>


2009. 26cm. Pp.325. Hardbound.Techniques and theory for processing otoliths from tropical marine fish have developed only recently due to an historic misconception that these organisms could not be aged. Otoliths are the most commonly used structures from which daily, seasonal or annual records of a fish’s environmental history are inferred, and are also used as indicators of migration patterns, home range, spatial distribution, stock structure and life history... View more info

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Chemoreception in Fishes

By: Hara, Toshiaki J (editor)

Price: £105.00

Inventory number: 979789

ISBN: 0444420401

Condition: Good ex-library<br>


Elsevier Developments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science, Vol.8. 1982. 26cm. pp.x, 434. Plates, text figures, tables. Hardbound, good ex-library.Cornerstone reference presenting 21 papers on olfaction in fishes. View more info

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The Diversity of Fishes: Biology, Evolution, and Ecology, Second Edition

By: Helfman, Gene ; Bruce B. Collette, Douglas E. Facey & Brian W. Bowen

Price: £59.50

Inventory number: 978768

ISBN: 1405124946

Condition: New<br>


2009. 28cm. Pp.736. Hardbound.The second edition of The Diversity of Fishes represents a major revision of the world’s most widely adopted ichthyology textbook.Expanded and updated, the second edition is illustrated throughout with striking colour photographs depicting the spectacular evolutionary adaptations of the most ecologically and taxonomically diverse vertebrate group. The text incorporates the latest advances in the biology of fishes, covering ... View more info

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Fish Physiology Volume V, Sensory Systems and Electric Organs

By: Hoar,W.S. & D.J.Randall (editors)

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 000210

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


Academic Press, 1971. 23cm. Pp.xvi,600. Photos & figures. Hardbound.Fish Physiology Volume 5. Hans Lissmann's copy with his signature to front endpaper, jacket worn buth otherwise in good condition with no other markings. View more info

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Biological Clock in Fish

By: Kulczykowska, Ewa

Price: £77.99

Inventory number: 978910

ISBN: 1578086752

Condition: New<br>


2010. 26cm. Pp.280. Hardbound.Biological Clock in Fish reviews the state of knowledge in sufficient detail and presents the latest contributions to the field, showing fish provide a unique model of the circadian biological clock. View more info

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Sound Communication in Fishes

By: Ladich, Friedrich (editor)

Price: £107.00

Inventory number: 979666

ISBN: 370911845X

Condition: New<br>


2105. 26cm. Pp.ix, 244. 59 photos & figures (42 in colour). Hardbound.Examines fish sounds that have a proven signal function, as well as sounds assumed to have evolved for communication purposes. It provides an overview of the mechanisms, evolution and neurobiology behind sound production in fishes, and discusses the role of fish sounds in behaviour with a special focus on choice of mate, sex-specific and age-specific signaling. Furthermore, it highlights the on... View more info

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Fish Behaviour

By: Magnhagen, Carin ; Victoria A. Braithwaite, Elisabet Forsgren & B.G. Kapoor (editors)

Price: £106.00

Inventory number: 978664

ISBN: 1578084350

Condition: New<br>


2008. 26cm. Pp.662. Photos & figures. Hardbound.Fish Behaviour is an exciting overview of the many new insights offered by recent research on fish behaviour. The chapters are written by prominent international scientists and are aimed not only at fish biology students and researchers but anyone interested in the interplay between behaviour, ecology and evolution. View more info

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Fish Histology, Female Reproductive Systems

By: McMillan, Donald B

Price: £235.00

Inventory number: 004691

ISBN: 1402054157

Condition: New<br>


2007. 26cm. Pp.210. 835 photos & figures (some colour). Hardbound.Fish Histology describes the myriad ways in which fish have approached problems of reproduction — it is an amply illustrated comparative study of the microscopic structure of the female genital systems of fish. It is a compilation of thousands of micrographs — mostly electron micrographs — from classic works in the field and should prove valuable to investigators studying fish in areas such a... View more info

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Origin and Phylogenetic Interrelationships of Teleosts

By: Nelson, Joseph S., H.-P. Schultze & M.V.H. Wilson (editors)

Price: £139.99

Inventory number: 978897

ISBN: 3899371070

Condition: New<br>


2010. 26cm. Pp.480. 45 colour & 101 black-and-white figures, 19 tables, 6 appendices. Hardbound.Origin and Phylogenetic Interrelationships of Teleosts presents a modern view including a compilation of synapomorphies of numerous teleostean taxa with a new proposal of their classification, a proposal that pycnodonts are the fossil sister group of teleosts, a phylogeny based on mitochondrial genome sequences, separate analyses of basal teleostean taxa (Osteoglossomo... View more info

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Ecology and Ethology of Fishes

By: Noakes, David L. G. & Jack A. Ward (editors)

Price: £38.00

Inventory number: 979795

ISBN: 906193821X

Condition: Good ex-library<br>


Proceedings of the 2nd biennial symposium on the ethology and behavioral ecology of fishes, held at Normal, Ill., U.S.A., October 19–22, 1979, published Junk, The Hague, 1981. 27cm. Pp.142. Text figures. Hardbound, good ex-library. View more info

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The Diversity of Fish Otoliths, Past and Present

By: Nolf, D

Price: £220.00

Inventory number: 979746

ISBN: 9073242266

Condition: New<br>


2013. 30cm. Pp.[ii], 581. 359 plates of photos and figures. 3 text figures, 2 tables, list of synonyms, bibliography, index of families and higher taxa. Hardbound.Unique illustrated systematic catalogue of fish otoliths covering some 2000 fossil and recent fish species.Presents a summary of over 1300 teleostean fossils with their geographic and stratigraphic origin, and an alphabetical list of all 1797 nominal otolith-based fossil fish species with assess... View more info

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A History of Fishes

By: Norman, J. R

Price: £50.00

Inventory number: 004509

Condition: Use, ex-library<br>


Benn, first edn., 1931. 22cm. Pp.xv,463. 9 plates, 147 text figures. Original cloth, faded, backstrip worn at ends and edges, hinges intact, text block tight and in good condition.A History of Fishes, the original issue, ex-libris Colin Smee, given to R.H. Lowe-McConnell in 1947, inscription on front endpaper. View more info

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Genetic Sex Differentiation in Fish

By: Pandian, T. J

Price: £65.99

Inventory number: 979370

ISBN: 1578087996

Condition: New<br>


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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Endocrine Sex Differentiation in Fish

By: Pandian, T. J

Price: £49.99

Inventory number: 979518

ISBN: 1466575603

Condition: New<br>


2013. 26cm. Pp.310. Hardbound.Of all vertebrates, fish exhibit unparalleled diversity of sexual plasticity and flexibility, ranging from gonochorism to unisexualism, and exceptional patterns of functional hermaphroditism. Fish farming and monosex aquaculture have led to reproductive dysfunction with males producing less milt, and females failing to ovulate and spawn. Endocrine Sex Differentiation in Fish brings together relevant information on the role of the end... View more info

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Stress and Fish

By: Pickering, A. D. (editor)

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 979793

ISBN: 0125545509

Condition: Good ex-library<br>


Academic Press, 1981. 24cm. Pp.xiv, 367. Text figures. Hardbound, good ex-library.Wide ranging symposium proceedings presenting original research in the context of a detailed review of the existing information with particular reference to the endocrinological/physiological responses of fish to stress and the problems of stress associated with intensive fish aquaculture. View more info

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Fish Cytogenetics

By: Pisano, E; C. Ozouf-Costaz & F. Foresti (editors)

Price: £95.00

Inventory number: 004339

ISBN: 1578083303

Condition: New<br>


2007. 26cm. Pp.510. Hardbound.Fish Cytogenetics covers the major fields of current fish cytogenetic research presenting 18 contributions in systematics and evolution, biodiversity conservation, stock assessment and aquaculture, and genomics. View more info

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Behaviour of Teleost Fishes, Second edition

By: Pitcher, Tony J. (editor)

Price: £35.00

Inventory number: 979794

ISBN: 0412429403

Condition: Used<br>


1992. 24cm. Pp.vii-xx [lacks pp.i-vi : being the half-title, title, and table of contents for chapters 1 - 6], 715. Text figures. Softbound.Good copy lacking only a few preliminary pages, published price about GBP178.00.This book is about the behaviour of teleosts, a well-defined, highly successful taxonomic group of vertebrate animals sharing a common body plan and forming the vast majority of living bony fishes. There are over 22000 living species of te... View more info

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Fish Reproduction, Strategies and Tactics

By: Potts, G.W. & R.J. Wootton (editors)

Price: £195.00

Inventory number: 978717

ISBN: 0125636601

Condition: Clean secondhand<br>


Academic Press, 1984. 24cm. Pp.xiv,410. Photos, figures, tables. Hardbound, jacket, clean secondhand.Fish Reproduction, Strategies and Tactics presents a series of articles covering aspects of theoretical modelling, ecology, behaviour and experimental laboratory studies and deals with some of the more commercially important aspects of fish reproduction with respect to aquaculture and fisheries biology. Special reference is given to the adaptive significance of re... View more info

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Proceedings of the International Symposium on Reproductive Physiology of Fish

By: Richter, C.J.J. & H.J.Th. Goos (compliers)

Price: £45.00

Inventory number: 979791

ISBN: 9022008185

Condition: Good ex-library<br>


PUDOC., Wageningen, 1982. 24cm. Pp.x, 256. Photos, text figures, tables. Hardbound, good ex-library.About 100 papers and posters presented at the Second International Symposium on Reproductive Physiology of Fish dealing with the applies aspects of fish reproduction and the daily challenges of fish farming. View more info

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Fish Pheromones and Related Cues

By: Sorensen, P. W. & Brian D. Wisenden (editors)

Price: £165.00

Inventory number: 979651

ISBN: 0813823862

Condition: New<br>


2015. 26cm. Pp.296. Hardbound.Fish Pheromones and Related Cues opens with a useful overview of fish pheromone research. Chapters then examine the biological importance of pheromones in inter- and intraspecies communication, and the role these chemical cues play in a variety biological functions from reproduction to predation. The final chapters provide valuable insight into how pheromones are being applied in real-world efforts to culture fish species and to cons... View more info

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Interrelationships of Fishes

By: Stiassny,M.L.J. and others (editors)

Price: £120.00

Inventory number: 002021

ISBN: 0126709505

Condition: New<br>


1998. 26cm. Pp.xiii,496. Text figures, photos & tables. Hardbound.Interrelationships of Fishes provides a comprehensive and thorough review of fish evolutionary history. It covers the latest in state-of-the-art systematics and classifications for many of the major groups of fishes. View more info