Soft-rayed Bony Fishes: Orders Acipenseroidei, Lepisostei, and Isospondyli : Part 3 PDF
by Bigelow Henry B. Bigelow, Bradbury Margaret G. Bradbury, Dymond John R Dymond, Greeley John R Greeley, Hildebrand Samuel F Hildebrand, Mead Giles W Mead, Miller Robert R Miller, Rivas Luis R Rivas, Schroeder William C. Schroeder, Suttkus Royal D Suttkus, Vladykov Vadim D Vladykov
Part of the Fishes of the Western North Atlantic series
Specialist authorships of its sections include detailed species descriptions with keys, life history and general habits, abundance, range, and relation to human activity, such as economic and sporting importance. The text is written for an audience of amateur and professional ichthyologists, sportsmen, and fishermen, based on new revisions, original research, and critical reviews of existing information. Species are illustrated by exceptional black and white line drawings, accompanied by distribution maps and tables of meristic data.