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A Field Guide to Atlantic Coast Fishes: North America (Peterson Field Guides)

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Synopsis:

The more than 1,000 species descriptions in this guide include information on range and habitat such as depths, bottom types, water temperatures, and salinity. The almost 1,100 illustrations use the Peterson Identification System for quick, accurate field identification.

About the Author

'G. Carleton Ray is a Research Professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of Virginia.C. Richard Robins is the Maytag Professor of Icthyology at the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science at the University of Miami.Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world\'s greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation, as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars, and the Peterson Field Guides®are credited with helping to set the stage for the environmental movement.'

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395975152
Subtitle:
North America
Author:
Douglass, Robins Ray
Illustrator:
Douglass, John
Editor:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Ray, Carleton
Author:
Robins, C. Richard
Author:
Douglass, John
Author:
Houghton Mifflin Company
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Location:
Boston
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Fish
Subject:
Fishes
Subject:
Identification
Subject:
Atlantic coast
Subject:
Fishes -- Atlantic Coast (North America)
Subject:
Animals - Fish
Subject:
Oceanography-Fish
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Peterson Field Guides(R)
Publication Date:
March 1999
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Cover more than 1,000 species of fish. I
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
7.25 x 4.5 x 0.38 in 1 lb

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A Field Guide to Atlantic Coast Fishes: North America (Peterson Field Guides)
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The more than 1,000 species descriptions in this guide include information on range and habitat such as depths, bottom types, water temperatures, and salinity. The almost 1,100 illustrations use the Peterson Identification System for quick, accurate field identification.
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