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Cephalopods of the World, Volume 3: Octopods and Vampire Squids: An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of Cephalopod Species Known to Date

Field / Identification Guide

Series: FAO Species Catalogue for Fisheries Purposes Series Volume: 4/3

By: Patrizia Jereb(Editor), Clyde FE Roper(Editor), Mark D Norman(Editor), Julian K Finn(Editor)

363 pages, 11 plates with colour photos; 261 b/w illustrations and colour distribution maps

Food and Agriculture Organisation

Paperback | Jan 2017 | #218461 | ISBN-13: 9789251079898
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About this book

This is the third volume of the entirely rewritten, revised and updated version of the original FAO Catalogue of Cephalopods of the World (1984). The present Volume is a multiauthored compilation that reviews 13 families, i.e. (in alphabetical order), Alloposidae, Amphitretidae, Argonautidae, Bolitaenidae, Cirroctopodidae, Cirroteuthidae, Octopodidae, Ocythoidae, Opisthoteuthidae, Stauroteuthidae, Tremoctopodidae, Vampyroteuthidae, Vitreledonellidae, with 56 genera and the 279 species known and named to the date of the completion of the volume.


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