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Coastal Fishes of Southern Africa

Price : R250 + p&p

By Phil and Elaine Heemstra
Size: 167 x 234 mm
Pages: 512 pp
ISBN 13: 978-1-920033-01-9
Published: October 2004
Publishers: NISC (Pty) Ltd
Format: Paperback

This up-to-date guide to over 400 species of the fascinating fishes along the coast of southern Africa is written for anyone interested in fish and will appeal to divers, aquarists, fishermen, fish-watchers and students. The work is also of interest to fishery biologists and ichthyologists.

Easy to navigate and accessible to the layperson, Coastal Fishes 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. A perfect companion to exploring the rich diversity of southern African shores.

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