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Fishes of the world

Author: Joseph S Nelson
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats

"Of all the literature I use while preparing field guides for the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Nelson's Fishes of the World is, by far, the one I refer to most often.  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Matériel didactique
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph S Nelson
ISBN: 9780471250319 0471250317
OCLC Number: 301002123
Notes: Comprend un index.
Description: xix, 601 p. : illustrations, carte ; 25 cm
Contents: PREFACE. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS. INTRODUCTION. PHYLUM CHORDATA. Subphylum Craniata. Superclass Myxinomorphi to Osteostracomorphi. Superclass Gnathostomata. +Class Placodermi. Class Chondrichthyes. Subclass Holocephali. Order Chimaeriformes. Subclass Elasmobranchii. Order Heterodontiformes. Order Orectolobiformes. Order Lamniformes. Order Carcharhiniformes. Order Hexanchiformes. Order Echinorhiniformes. Order Squaliformes. Order Squatiniformes. Order Pristiophoriformes. Order Torpediniformes. Order Pristiformes. Order Rajiformes. Order Myliobatiformes. +Class Acanthodii. Class Actinopterygii. Subclass Cladistia. Order Polypteriformes. Subclass Chrondrostei. Order Acipenseriformes. Subclass Neopterygii. Order Lepisosteiformes. Order Amiiformes. Division Teleostei. Subdivision Osteoglossomorpha. Order Hiodontiformes. Order Osteoglossiformes. Subdivision Elopomorpha. Order Elopiformes. Order Albuliformes. Order Anguilliformes. Order Saccopharyngiformes. Subdivision Ostarioclupeomorpha (= Otocephala). Superorder Clupeomorpha. Order Clupeiformes. Superorder Ostariophysi. Order Gonorynchiformes. Order Cypriniformes. Order Characiformes. Order Siluriformes. Order Gymnotiformes. Subdivision Euteleostei. Superorder Protacanthopterygii. Order Argentiniformes. Order Osmeriformes. Order Salmoniformes. Order Esociformes. Superorder Stenopterygii. Order Stomiiformes. Superorder Ateleopodomorpha. Order Ateleopodiformes. Superorder Cyclosquamata. Order Aulopiformes. Superorder Scopelomorpha. Order Myctophiformes. Superorder Lampriomorpha. Order Lampriformes. Superorder Polymixiomorpha. Order Polymixiiformes. Superorder Paracanthopterygii. Order Percopsiformes. Order Gadiformes. Order Ophidiiformes. Order Batrachoidiformes. Order Lophiiformes. Superorder Acanthopterygii. Series Mugilomorpha. Order Mugiliformes. Series Atherinomorpha. Order Atheriniformes. Order Beloniformes. Order Cyprinodontiformes. Series Percomorpha. Order Stephanoberyciformes. Order Beryciformes. Order Zeiformes. Order Gasterosteiformes. Order Synbranchiformes. Order Scorpaeniformes. Order Perciformes. Order Pleuronectiformes. Order Tetraodontiformes. Class Sarcopterygii. Subclass Coelacanthimorpha. Order Coelacanthiformes. Subclass Dipnotetrapodomorpha. Order Ceratodontiformes. Unranked Tetrapodomorpha. Infraclass Tetrapoda. APPENDIX. BIBLIOGRAPHY. INDEX.
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