WorldCat Identities

Allen, Gerald R.

Overview
Works: 160 works in 431 publications in 4 languages and 6,176 library holdings
Genres: Field guides  Classification  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Editor, Compiler, Creator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: QL636, 597.58
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerald R Allen
Field guide to marine fishes of tropical Australia and South-East Asia by Gerald R Allen( )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This phenomenally successful guide to the wealth and variety of fish in Australia's tropical waters - including the Great Barrier Reef - and south-east Asia has been updated and expanded. The book has sold more than 20,000 copies in its previous editions, and is an invaluable reference for divers and anglers, to both scientists and the lay person; to everyone with an interest in our remarkable tropical fish. Full colour illustrations by leading Australian marine artists, Roger Swainton and Jill Ruse, make identification easy. The author has also included an edibility guide
Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea by John E Randall( Book )

17 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated with colour underwater photographs, this reference work covers over a thousand species of fish, divided into family sections based on the traditional system of phylogeny. Each family is introduced with information on food habits, reproduction and distribution
All about cockatiels by Gerald R Allen( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the characteristics of cockatiels and provides information on selection, feeding, housing, breeding, health care, and other aspects of keeping them as pets
Cockatiel handbook by Gerald R Allen( Book )

9 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines the normal enthusiasm of the dedicated bird-raiser with observations about cockatiel behavior patterns made by a trained biologist, to base disclosures about keeping and breeding the cockatiel on observations made of both wild and domesticated birds in their homeland of Australia
Reef fish identification : tropical Pacific by Gerald R Allen( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive field guide to tropical Pacific fishes with photographs of fish in their natural habitats; "includes Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Micronesia, Papua New Guinea; Solomon Islands, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, French Polynesia and beyond."--Cover (p. [4])
Butterfly and angelfishes of the world by Roger C Steene( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1985 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field guide to freshwater fishes of Australia by Gerald R Allen( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From tiny gobies to the giant barramundi, this compact volume provides in-depth coverage of nearly 300 species. Every species is illustrated in colour with additional hints for rapid identification
Fishes of the tropical eastern Pacific by Gerald R Allen( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anemonefishes : their classification and biology by Gerald R Allen( Book )

19 editions published between 1965 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indo-Pacific coral reef field guide by Gerald R Allen( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and German and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anemone fishes and their host sea anemones by Daphne Gail Fautin( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handy pocket guide to tropical coral reef fishes by Gerald R Allen( )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn the essentials of tropical fish with this useful and portable reference book. The tremendous abundance of fish seen during a single scuba dive or snorkeling session in the tropics is just staggering. Indeed in some areas there are dozens of species inhabiting only one or two hectares of reef. But whether you get underwater, view marine life from the comfort of a glass-bottomed boat or just visit an aquarium, Handy Pocket Guide to Tropical Coral Reef Fishes provides an excellent introduction to 68 of the most commonly encountered tropical reef fishes. Written by Dr. Gerald Allen, internat
Tropical reef fishes by Gerald R Allen( )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Periplus Nature Guide provides an excellent introduction to 68 of the most commonly encountered tropical reef fishes. Written by Dr. Gerald Allen, international authority on reef fishes, it features stunning color shots by some of the world's best underwater photographers
Damselfishes of the South Seas by Gerald R Allen( Book )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freshwater fishes of Australia by Gerald R Allen( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 180+ species are covered in the text, most are illustrated with colour photos; includes detailed descriptions, synopsis of natural history and range map for each
Rainbowfishes of Australia and Papua New Guinea by Gerald R Allen( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor fishes and large-eye breams of the world (family Lethrinidae) : an annotated and illustrated catalogue of lethrinid species known to date by Kent E Carpenter( Book )

8 editions published in 1989 in English and Italian and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the ninth issue in the FAO series of worldwide annotated and illustrated catalogues of major groups of organisms that enter marine fisheries. The present volume includes 39 lethrinid specie belonging to 5 genera
A rapid marine biodiversity assessment of the coral reefs of northwest Madagascar by Sheila A McKenna( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marine life of the Indo-Pacific region : including Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and all of Southeast Asia by Gerald R Allen( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marine plants - Sponges - Corals - Anenomes and jellyfish - Worms - Crustaceans - Molluscs - Echinoderms - Fishes -Sharks and rays - Mammals - Marine reptiles
Marine fishes of tropical Australia and South-East Asia by Gerald R Allen( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This expanded version of the phenomenally successful guide to the wealth of fish in the waters of northern Australia and South-east Asia is an invaluable reference for anglers and divers. The excellent illustrations make identification easy and the author has included a guide to the edibility of each fish
 
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Cockatiel handbook
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Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral SeaAll about cockatielsCockatiel handbookReef fish identification : tropical PacificField guide to freshwater fishes of AustraliaFishes of the tropical eastern PacificAnemone fishes and their host sea anemonesHandy pocket guide to tropical coral reef fishes
Alternative Names
Allen, G.R.

Allen, G. R. (Gerald R.)

Allen, Gerald 1942-

Allen, Gerald R.

Allen, Gerald R. 1942-

Allen, Gerry

Gerald Allen

Gerald R. Allen australischer Ichthyologe

Gerald R. Allen botanicus uit Australië

アレン, ジェラルド・R

Languages
English (157)

Italian (2)

German (1)

French (1)