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Lampreys of the World: An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of Lamprey Species Known to Date

Field / Identification GuideOut of Print

Series: FAO Species Catalogue for Fisheries Purposes Series Volume: 5

By: Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)(Author), CB Renaud(Editor)

116 pages, illustrations, maps, tables

Food and Agriculture Organisation

Paperback | Jul 1998 | #218460 | ISBN: 925106928X
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Lampreys are aquatic, jawless vertebrates belonging to the order Petromyzontiformes. The order comprises 39 species widely distributed in the Northern and Southern hemispheres, but virtually absent in the intervening tropical zones. Lampreys of the World provides an account for each of the 39 species. Each species account gives information on the taxonomy including synonyms, common names, diagnostic features of ammocoetes and adults, habitat and biology, geographic distribution, interest to fisheries and references.

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