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The fishes of the British Isles and North-West Europe

Alwyne C. Wheeler

The fishes of the British Isles and North-West Europe

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Published by Macmillan in London, Melbourne [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • Fishes -- Europe.,
    • Fishes -- Identification.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 589-601.

      Statement[by] Alwyne Wheeler; illustrated by Valerie Du Heaume.
      ContributionsDu Heaume, Valerie, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL633.A1 W5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 613 p.
      Number of Pages613
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5512531M
      ISBN 100333059557
      LC Control Number73405282

      Geographic Range. Ocean sunfish, Mola mola, are found in the temperate and tropical regions of the Mediterranean, Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans (Wheeler, ; Sims and Southall, ; Houghton et al., ).They are commonly observed off the coast of Southern California, Indonesia, the British Isles, the Northern and Southern Isles of New Zealand, the southern . The earliest known reference to the inhabitants of Britain seems to come from 4th-century BC records of the voyage of Pytheas, a Greek geographer who made a voyage of exploration around the British Isles between and BC. Although none of his own writings remain, writers during the time of the Roman Empire made much reference to them. Pytheas called the . Books shelved as british-isles: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë, Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen, Persuasion by Jane Au.


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: The Marine Fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: Volume I: Introduction and Protozoans to Arthropods (): P. Hayward, J. Ryland: Books. Fishes of the British Isles and north-west Europe. East Lansing, Michigan State University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alwyne C Wheeler; Valerie Du Heaume.

Book Review: The fishes of the British Isles and North-West Europe. ALWYNE WHEELER, Michigan State University Press, East Lansing. pp., numerous drawings, + 16 pages of coloured plates.

£8 10 s 0 d netAuthor: J.N. Carruthers. About this book. This and the companion volume describe and illustrate more than species, form selected protozoans to fishes, found in the coastal waters of the British Isles and north-western Europe.

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The biota was severely diminished in the last Ice Age, and shortly (in geological terms) thereafter was separated from the continent by the English Channel's formation. This is a list of fish found in and around Great Britain, in both fresh water (lakes, rivers, streams and man-made pools) and salt list includes species that are native to Great Britain, as well as those which have been introduced from other countries.

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This is the first part of a comprehensive two-volume treatise that describes and illustrates over 2, marine species, ranging from protozoans to fishes, native to the coastal waters of the British Isles and north-western Europe. Wheeler, Alwyne. & Du Heaume, Valerie. The fishes of the British Isles and North-West Europe [by] Alwyne Wheeler; illustrated by Valerie Du Heaume Macmillan London, Melbourne [etc.] Wikipedia Citation.

Freshwater Fishes of the British Isles (Crowther's Rambler's Books) Hodgson, N. Barrie Published by John Crowther Ltd., Bognor Regis, West Sussex, England ().

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This authoritative guide enables accurate identification of the common components of the inshore benthic invertebrates of the British Isles and adjacent European coasts, as well as a substantial proportion of fish species.

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Octavo pages. Fully Illustrated. with area maps on each species. By the foremost Curator of Fishes at the British Museum (Natural History) - an expertly written guide by a foremost authority. WHEELERKEY. Buy The Marine Fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: Volume I: Introduction and Protozoans to Arthropods: Introduction and Protozoans to Arthropods Vol 1 First Edition by Hayward, P.

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