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  • Eel Physiologyby Francesca Trischitta; Yoshio Takei; Philippe Sébert

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 153.95

    Eel of the genus Anguilla is an extraordinary fish, which due to its particular life cycle has fascinated biologists and physiologists ever since the pioneering works of Homer H. Schmidt in the 1930s. The Eel has become an excellent model for various aspects of adaptive physiological research. Despite that, several books dealing with eel biology,... more...

  • The Biology of Lungfishesby Jorden Morup Jorgensen; Jean Joss

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 79.95

    The Biology of Lungfishes presents an up-to-date collection of reviews on some of the most important aspects of the life of lungfishes. The book draws on contributions from well-known experts with a long record of scientific work within their respective fields. The general natural history of the three genera of lungfishes, the fascinating fossil... more...

  • Fish Respiration and Environmentby Marisa N Fernandes

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 139.95

    Gills of healthy fishes are their lifeline to meet the challenges arising from their changing environment: oxygen gradient, alkalinity, temperature fluctuations and the added pollutants. The diverse and ever changing aquatic environment has a major impact on the organization of various organ-systems of fishes. This book contains seventeen chapters... more...

  • Hagfish Biologyby Susan L. Edwards; Gregory G. Goss

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 129.95

    With over 70 species still populating the world’s oceans after approximately 500 million years, hagfishes are essential benthic organisms that play a vital role in understanding the evolutionary origins of vertebrate life and the maintenance of the oceanic ecosystem. Hagfish Biology is a long overdue book for communicating and furthering study on... more...

  • Biology and Ecology of Bluefin Tunaby Takashi Kitagawa; Shingo Kimura

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 149.95

    This book focuses on latest information on the biology and ecology of the three bluefin tuna species: the Pacific ( Thunnus orientalis ), Atlantic ( T. thynnus ), and southern bluefin tuna ( T. maccoyii ). In the book, the phylogeny and basic ecological information such as early life history, age and growth, and food habits are covered. Information... more...

  • Phylogeny, Anatomy and Physiology of Ancient Fishesby Giacomo Zaccone; Konrad Dabrowski; Michael S. Hedrick; Jorge M. O. Fernandes; Jose M. Icardo

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 129.95

    This book on ancient fishes unites the work of many specialists coming from different areas of biology. Hagfishes, lungfishes, Chondrosteans, and Holosteans constitute the main subject of study. Fossil records and extant species are compared to establish the conservation or the degeneration of specific characters. However, phylogenetic relationships... more...

  • Biology of Perchby Patrice Couture; Greg Pyle

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 129.95

    The genus Perca includes only three species of fish, but they are ubiquitous and abundant in freshwater and brackish environments of the northern hemisphere, from North America to Europe and Asia. These species are important both ecologically and economically. In Biology of Perch , world-renowned specialists review and update the biology of these... more...

  • The President's Salmonby Catherine Schmitt

    Down East Books 2015; US$ 9.99

    Every spring, for thousands of years, the rivers that empty into the North Atlantic Ocean turn silver with migrating fish. Among the crowded schools once swam the King of Fish, the Atlantic salmon. From New York to Labrador, from Russia to Portugal, sea-bright salmon defied current, tide, and gravity, driven inland by instinct and memory to the very... more...

  • Return of the Garby Mark Spitzer

    University of North Texas Press 2015; US$ 19.96 US$ 16.97

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  • The American Dartersby Robert A. Kuehne; Roger W. Barbour

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    The darters are a fascinating group of colorful and diminutive freshwater fish whose beauty rivals that of the tropical reef fishes. Native only to North America, the darters occur widely, especially in the United States, but are little known to the general public, largely because of their small size -- few exceed six inches and some measure a mere... more...