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Fishes : Introduction To Ichthyology (5TH 04 Edition)

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This book provides a comprehensive and current source of information on fishes—including systematics, zoogeography, behavior, and conservation of fishes—that is often needed by professionals as background for writing accurate reports. This book covers the structure and physiology, evolution and taxonomy, zoogeography, and ecology and conservation of fishes. For fisheries biologists, conservation biologists, and aquatic ecologists that need an up-to-date reference on Ichthyology.

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This volume provides a comprehensive source of information on fishes, including systematics, zoogeography, behaviour and conservation of fishes. It covers the structure and physiology, evolution and taxonomy, zoogeography and ecology and conservation of fishes.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 637-710) and index.

Table of Contents

 1. Introduction.

 2. Form and Movement.

 3. Respiration.

 4. Blood and its Circulation.

 5. Buoyancy and Thermal Regulation.

 6. Hydronuneral Balance.

 7. Feeding, Nutrition, Digestion, and Excretion.

 8. Growth.

 9. Reproduction.

10. Sensory Perception.

11. Behavior and Communication.

12. Systematics, Genetics and Speciation.

13. Evolution.

14. Hagfishes and Lampreys.

15. Sharks, Rays and Chimaeras.

16. Relict Bony Fishes.

17. Bonytongues, Eels and Herrings.

18. Minnows, Characins, and Catfishes.

19. Smelt, Salmon and Pike.

20. Angler Fish, Barracudinas, Cods, and Dragonfishes.

21. Mullets, Silversides, Flying Fish, and Killifish.

22. Opahs, Squirrelfish, Dories, Pipefish, and Sculpins.

23. Perciformes: Snooks to Snakeheads.

24. Flounders, Puffers, and Molas.

25. Zoogeography of Freshwater Fishes.

26. Zoogeography of Marine Fishes.

27. Introduction to Ecology.

28. Temperate Streams.

29. Temperate Lakes and Reservoirs.

30. Tropical Freshwater Lakes and Streams.

31. Estuaries.

32. Coastal Habitats.

33. Tropical Reefs.

34. Epipelagic Zone.

35. Deep Sea Habitats.

36. Polar Regions.

37. Conservation.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780131008472
Author:
Moyle, Peter
Publisher:
Benjamin Cummings
Compiled:
Cram 101
Author:
Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Author:
Cram101 Textbook Reviews, Textbook Revie
Author:
Moyle, Peter B.
Author:
Moyle and Cech, Jr. 5th Edition
Author:
Cech, Joseph J.
Author:
Cram 101
Location:
Upper Saddle River, NJ
Subject:
Fish
Subject:
Fisheries & Aquaculture
Subject:
Fishes
Subject:
Ichthyology
Subject:
Book Notes
Subject:
Animals - Fish
Subject:
Oceanography-Fish
Copyright:
Edition Number:
5
Series:
Cram101 Textbook Outlines
Series Volume:
2432
Publication Date:
January 2004
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
744
Dimensions:
9.48x7.14x1.12 in. 2.69 lbs.

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Product details 744 pages Prentice Hall - English 9780131008472 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This volume provides a comprehensive source of information on fishes, including systematics, zoogeography, behaviour and conservation of fishes. It covers the structure and physiology, evolution and taxonomy, zoogeography and ecology and conservation of fishes.
"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. 637-710) and index.
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