The Coastal Fishes of Southern Africa PDF ePub eBook

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The Coastal Fishes of Southern Africa free pdf This up-to-date guide to over 400 species of the fascinating fishes along the coast of southern Africa features over 600 original paintings showing changes with growth and sexual differences in colour of many of the fishes. The species accounts include useful descriptions and other information enabling easy identification and comparison of similar species. The book is intended to assist in learning more about the biology and ecology of southern African marine fishes. This is a perfect companion to exploring the rich diversity of southern African shores. The author was co-editor (with Margaret Smith) of the comprehensive "Smiths' Sea Fishes". As Phil and Elaine are scientific divers, they have done several fish survey expeditions together and work as an effective team in the field as well as in the laboratory.

About Phil Heemstra

Phil and Elaine Heemstra are based at the South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity in Grahamstown, and they have collaborated on numerous scientific publications. They have co-written the text and all paintings in the book are by Elaine. Phil is a leading International authority on marine fishes and was co-editor (with Margaret Smith) of the comprehensive Smiths' Sea Fishes. As Phil and Elain are scientific divers, they have done several fish survey expeditions together and work as an effective team in the field as well as in the laboratory.

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Author : Phil Heemstra
Publisher : NISC (Pty) Ltd (National Inquiry Services Centre)
Data Published : 01 January 2004
ISBN : 1920033017
EAN : 9781920033019
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 488 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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