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Field Guide to Coastal Fishes : From Alaska to California (Paperback) (Val Kells)

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From the Arctic waters of Alaska to the southern tip of California, this fully illustrated guide captures the stunning diversity of fishes along the western coastlines of the United States and Canada. The combined work of renowned marine science illustrator Val Kells and distinguished ichthyologists Luiz A. Rocha and Larry G. Allen, A Field Guide to Coastal Fishes: From Alaska to California is this region’s most current and thorough fish identification guide.

Whether you are an angler, scuba diver, naturalist, student, or teacher, you will find every fish you’re trying to identify, each shown in lifelike detail. The book’s coverage extends from shallow, brackish waters to depths of 200 meters.

Key features include· Over 950 illustrations of adult fish, juveniles, and color variants · Descriptions of 157 fish families and almost 700 species· Text presented adjacent to the illustrations· Concise details about the biology, range, and distribution of each species       

Poised to become your go-to reference, this guide will find a welcome spot on your boat, in your backpack, or on your bookshelf.

Number of Pages: 366
Genre: Nature
Sub-Genre: Fish
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Johns Hopkins Univ Pr
Author: Val Kells
Language: English
Street Date: January 22, 2016
TCIN: 50862884
UPC: 9781421418322
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-2322
$22.50
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