Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation (Fish and Aquatic by Robin N. Gibson,Richard D.M. Nash,Audrey J. Geffen,Henk W.

By Robin N. Gibson,Richard D.M. Nash,Audrey J. Geffen,Henk W. Van der Veer

Fascinating and immediately recognizable, flatfishes are specified of their uneven postlarval physique shape. With over 800 extant species well-known and a distribution stretching worldwide, those fishes are of substantial study curiosity and supply an enormous contribution to advertisement and leisure fisheries around the globe. This moment variation of Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation has been thoroughly revised, up-to-date and enlarged to answer the ever-growing physique of analysis. It provides:

• Overviews of systematics, distribution, lifestyles historical past suggestions, copy, recruitment, ecology and behaviour
• Descriptions of the most important fisheries and their management
• An review of the synergies among ecological and aquaculture learn of flatfishes.

conscientiously compiled and edited via 4 internationally-known scientists and with chapters written by way of many international leaders within the box, this glorious new version of a truly renowned and winning ebook is vital examining for fish biologists, fisheries scientists, marine biologists, aquaculture team of workers, ecologists, environmental scientists, and govt employees in fisheries and fish and flora and fauna departments. Flatfishes: Biology and Exploitation, moment variation, could be present in all libraries of analysis institutions and universities the place lifestyles sciences, fish biology, fisheries, aquaculture, marine sciences, oceanography, ecology and environmental sciences are studied and taught.

Reviews of the 1st Edition

• a great, updated e-book that complex scholars and examine scientists with pursuits in fish biology will locate fascinating and valuable. Aquaculture International
• A data-rich e-book that outlines a lot of what you could ever need to know approximately flatfishes. Fish & Fisheries
• good offered with transparent illustrations and a precious resource of knowledge for people with a normal curiosity in fish ecology or for the extra professional reader. you want to ensure that your library has a duplicate. J Fish Biology
• a superb and extremely sensible review of the total, international flatfish scene. somebody drawn to flatfish at whichever degree of the commercial foodstuff chain should still put money into a replica instantly. Ausmarine
• end result of the prime quality of every bankruptcy, written by way of foreign specialists, it's a invaluable reference. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries

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