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Smiths' Sea Fishes

Author: Margaret M Smith; Phillip C Heemstra
Publisher: Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 1986.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dr. D.S. Henderson, Chairman of the 1. L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology and Vice Chancellor of Rhodes University This book is a unique, international collaborative effort ranging all of the colour plates for the book. For the past of 76 scientists, representing 15 countries. Several skilled eight years, she has been assisted in the research, writing artists and photographers have also contributed to the and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret M Smith; Phillip C Heemstra
ISBN: 9783642828584 3642828582
OCLC Number: 851386548
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 1047 pages)
Contents: Anatomy of fishes --
Biology of fishes --
Dangers of the sea --
The effect of fishing --
Common names --
Scientific nomenclature and classification --
Oceanography of the Southern African region --
Ichthyology in South Africa --
Place names and their localities: map --
Systematic section --
Key to superclasses, classes and subclasses --
Class Pteraspidomorphi --
Class Chondrichthyes (cartilaginous fishes) --
Class Osteichthyes (bony fishes) --
Colour plate section --
Reference section --
Fin formula key to bony fishes --
Number conversion table --
Scientific index --
English common name index --
Afrikaans common name index.
Responsibility: edited by Margaret M. Smith, Phillip C. Heemstra.

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