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Fishes of the Amazon and their environment

physiological and biochemical aspect

by Adalberto LuiМЃs Val

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Published by Springer in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Amazon River Watershed.,
  • Amazon River Watershed
    • Subjects:
    • Fishes -- Ecophysiology -- Amazon River Watershed.,
    • Fishes -- Amazon River Watershed -- Composition.,
    • Fishes -- Respiration -- Amazon River Watershed.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPhysiological and biochemical aspects
      StatementA.L. Val, V.M.F. de Almeida-Val.
      SeriesZoophysiology ;
      ContributionsAlmeida-Val, V. M. F. de 1956-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL639.1 .V35 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 224 p. :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1269854M
      ISBN 103540583823, 0387583823
      LC Control Number95001001
      OCLC/WorldCa31971343

      The Arapaima fish is also known as the Pirarucu, is the second freshwater largest fish the world, after the Beluga Sturgeon (Huso huso).Its scientific name is Arapaima rioscollera.com fish can only be found wild in the Amazon River Basin in South America. It can reach a length of centimeters ( inches) and weigh up to kilograms ( lbs). Jun 08,  · The research focused on the migrations of Amazonian fish species, some of which travel as much as 3, km (nearly 2, miles) in the Amazon River and cross international boundaries during the course of their lives. "When commercial fishes migrate among several countries, their conservation and management demand international agreements, and.

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This book offers a concise view of the interaction of the Amazonian fishes with their environment. The sequence drives the reader from the formation of the Amazon basin and its relationship with fish diversity and variability to the adaptive strategies the fishes have developed to face the environmental heterogeneity of the Amazon.

“Fishes: A Guide to Their Diversity will be valuable for students in a lab or field environment and will be an important resource for those who deal with teaching or research collections. The succinct presentation of distinguishing characteristics, particularly at the family level, Cited by: 7.

However, soon after, we realized that the dimensions of these interactions were overwhelming. This book is designed to review aspects of the physiology and biochemistry of fishes of the Amazon. The description of the pulsative nature of the environment and the distinct features of the ichthyofauna of the Amazon were central to the main goal.

Field Guide to the Fishes of the Amazon, Orinoco, and Guianas Book Description: The Amazon and Orinoco basins in northern South America are home to the highest concentration of freshwater fish.

Hudson River Fishes and Their Environment book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Hudson River Fishes and Their Environment book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

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It does so by enlightening us with less conventional methods of expressing ourselves at work/5. More information on the ecology and natural history of Amazon fishes is urgently needed before their permanent loss due to habitat destruction.

Discover the world's research 15+ million members. Sep 15,  · The immense ecosystem of the Amazon Rainforest means looking for fish in the Amazon can be a pretty exciting experience.

From the weird and wonderful to the outright bizarre looking, the Amazon River is filled with fish, many of which you may have. Jan 18,  · The 10 Best Conservation And Environment Books Of alone," to allow forests to once again attain Old Growth status on their own.

Scribner; Amazon Author: Grrlscientist. Jan 01,  · About the Book. There are more than 33, species of living fishes, accounting for more than half of the extant vertebrate diversity on Earth.

This unique and comprehensive reference showcases the basic anatomy and diversity of all 82 orders of fishes and more than of the most commonly encountered families, focusing on their distinctive features.

Jun 29,  · Fish: An Enthusiast’s Guide by Peter Moyle is a great general book. For those more academically inclined I’d list: Battle Against Extinction: Native Fish Management in the American West by Minckley & Deacon, which is an account of the history of western USA fishes, their decline and management efforts to reverse their decline.

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Needle fish are one of the many examples of Amazon Rainforest fish that have many close relatives in ocean waters. Amazon needle fish generally have a greener and murkier coloration to help blend in with Amazon waters as an adaptation to their relatively new environment (from an evolutionary perspective).

Jan 10,  · There are more than 33, species of living fishes, accounting for more than half of the extant vertebrate diversity on Earth. This unique and comprehensive reference showcases the basic anatomy and diversity of all 82 orders of fishes and more than of the most commonly encountered families, focusing on their distinctive features.

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In this book, we’ll document the science of how Scott and his colleagues check on the health of the captured fishes and the Amazon environment, and how they are working with local people to ensure the fishes are kept healthy on their long.

Jul 20,  · While their numbers are dwindling, mainly due to human intervention, they are among the most capable predators in the Amazon rain forest, hence their local name of “river wolves.” 6 Candiru The Amazon doesn’t only breed giants, and the small creatures are just as terrifying, at least if you believe the stories that surround them.

Adventist Youth Honors Answer Book/Nature/Fishes. From Pathfinder Wiki. Adventist Youth Honors Answer Book | Nature. and therefore how organisms are able to interact with their environment. Salt content, or salinity, is the most basic classification of water conditions. Fishes live in a world that is unfamiliar to us.

Although we may make or even more advanced brief visits to this other world using a snorkel, scuba diving equipment, we can never become a part of it.

Yet, an understanding of fish ecology requires an awareness of the relationships between fishes and their environment.

The purpose of this book is to introduce the ecology of fishes by describing.Oct 14,  · Each of these unstudied giant fishes needs conservation assessment." Arapaima are one of the most important commercial fishes in the Amazon, but .Apr 30,  · Percid Fishes covers aspects such as systematics, morphology, biology, ecology, diseases and parasites and the economic importance of percid fisheries.

Special emphasis is placed within the book on the complex relationship between this family of fishes and their environment and how they respond to perturbations, especially those induced by humans.