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Handbook of European Freshwater Fishes

Flora / FaunaIdentification Key

By: Maurice Kottelat (Author), J Freyhof (Author)

646 pages, 600 photos, illus, dist maps

Maurice Kottelat (privately published)

Hardback | Aug 2007 | #170366 | ISBN-13: 9782839902984
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £125.00 $156/€144 approx

About this book

This reference work covering 546 native and 33 introduced species is a very important contribution on the biodiversity of freshwater fish species in Europe. Much of the information presented is drawn from original research conducted over 8 years in 24 European countries.

- key to genera and species, diagnoses for all species
- methods for identification
- habitat, biology and ecology
- native, extirpated and introduced distribution
- conservation status, validated through IUCN procedures
- up-to-date taxonomy and nomenclature, with modern methods and concepts
- more than 870 bibliographic references

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