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Fishes of New Zealand.

Catalogue, with diagnoses of the species
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Statementby Frederick Wollaston Hutton ... Notes on the edible fishes, by James Hector ...
ContributionsHutton, Frederick Wollaston, 1836-1905, Hector, James, Sir, 1834-1907, New Zealand Geological Survey
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL636 .W5X
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, [1], 133, ii, iii p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23359687M
LC Control Number10003410
OCLC/WorldCa4647234

The Fishes of New Zealand wins prestigious international award. 23 September – The Fishes of New Zealand has been awarded the Whitley Medal for outstanding publication in Australasian zoology by The Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales.

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The medal is regarded as Australia's highest award for zoological publishing and this is the first time it has. The Fishes of New Zealand represents the culmination of decades of collecting and taxonomic research by scientists based at New Zealand’s national museum, Te Papa, in collaboration with specialists worldwide.

It reveals the history, diversity, and biogeography of the region’s rich freshwater and ocean life across New Zealand’s vast /5(4). Dr Clive Roberts has been Curator of Fishes and leader of the fish team at the National Museum and Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa since Clive is an experienced field worker who has led numerous expeditions sampling New Zealand fish faunas, with teams of scientists using scuba in coastal waters and commercial and research vessels.

Explore, discover and identify every known species of New Zealand fish in this encyclopaedic and beautifully illustrated Fishes of New Zealand. book. The Fishes of New Zealand represents the culmination of decades of collecting and taxonomic research by scientists based at New Zealand's national museum, Te Papa, in collaboration with specialists worldwide.

Now reissued due to high demand for a guide to all families of fishes, from rockpools to the deep ocean, this book provides a set of illustrated keys to assist the accurate identification of fish species in New Zealand's Exclusive Economic Zone.

Each family is described, with line drawings and technical information, including by: guides to New Zealand fishes that can be consulted. The most comprehensive New Zealand fishes identification guide available (Paulin et al. ) covers species but is now outdated for some species and is in the process of republication by Museum of.

The Fishes of New Zealand has been published with financial support from Te Papa, the Foundation for Science and Technology, and NIWA. While there have been other books covering various groups of fishes, this is the first definitive guide to New Zealand fish since the book written by Frederick Hutton and James Hector.

Learn more about each fish species such as it's physical characteristics, typical locations in New Zealand and suitability for eating. All images are owned by their respective copyright holders, if you'd like your image removed from the site, please get in touch.

Categories. Freshwater Fish (2) Saltwater Fish (34) Endemic (5) Updates. Explore, discover and identify every known species of New Zealand fish in this encyclopaedic and beautifully illustrated guide.

The Fishes of New Zealand represents the culmination of decades of collecting and taxonomic research by scientists based at New Zealand's national museum, Te Papa, in collaboration with specialists worldwide.5/5(3).

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Title. Fishes of New Zealand. Catalogue, with diagnoses of the species, By. Dominion Museum (N.Z.) Hutton, Frederick Wollaston, The fishes of New Zealand are part of the Indo-Pacific fish fauna, by far the richest in the world.

This book covers many bony (or teleostean) reef fishes belonging to the Super Class PISCES, Class OSTEICHTHYES, and discusses their habits by day and night, their modes of life, diet and relation to their surroundings.

A Treasury of New Zealand Fishes By David H. Graham The study of fish species at the old Portobello Marine Research Station in Otago Harbour. First published hardcover with colour dust jacket.

Size: mm x mm. Colour and Black and White photographs. “This profusely illustrated volume is the life-work of a scientific observer [ ]. Genre/Form: Rare books: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sherrin, R.A.A.

Handbook of the fishes of New Zealand. Auckland, Wilsons and Horton, New Zealand’s unique marine environments are home to more than known species of fishes. From the familiar to the astonishing, this selection shows their wonderful diversity. From the book The Fishes of New Zealand, edited by Clive D Roberts, Andrew L Stewart and Carl D Struthers, published by Te Papa Press.

Size: A1, x mm NZ RRP. PDF | OnMalcolm Francis and others published The fishes of New Zealand | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGateAuthor: Malcolm Francis. Te Papa has just published a mammoth 4-volume book set describing each single fish species ever recorded in New Zealand waters.

If you have the slightest interest in what is hiding under the surface of the New Zealand ocean, lakes and rivers, this is the book set for you. Collins Guide to the Sea Fishes of New Zealand. by Tony Ayling and Geoffrey J. Cox. Usual superb Collins Guide Format. Very uncommon book due to limited print run.

Condition Pretty Good. Our Price £15 plus £ postage Arrangement - This follows the taxonomic groupings in the presumed evolutionary = 13 X 20 cms.

Albacore Tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Orange Roughy (Hoplostethus atlanticus) Alfonsino (Beryx splendens) Pacific Oyster (Crassostrea gigas) Barracouta (Thyrsites atun) Pilchard (Sardinops neopilchardus) Black Oreo Dory (Allocyttus niger) Pipi (Paphies australis) Blue Cod (Parapercis colias) Quinnat Salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha).

The Biodiversity Heritage Library works collaboratively to make biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community. Fishes of New Zealand. Catalogue, with diagnoses of the species, By.

Dominion Museum (N.Z.) If you are generating a PDF of a journal article or book chapter, please feel free Cited by: Compared to other countries, New Zealand has a sparse freshwater fish fauna of just over fifty species.

But it is unique and comprises at least thirty-five native species of which thirty-one are found only in New Zealand.

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The Queer and Rare Fishes of New Zealand by Arthur W. Parrott Published by Hodder and Stoughton Limited, London. First published in Size: mm x mm. pp total. Including black and white photographs or line art illustrations for 67 fish species.

Hardcover with colour dust jacket. Although written 56 years ago, The Queer and Rare Fishes of [ ]. About this book. This is the first comprehensive reference on New Zealand freshwater fishes since the publication of Bob McDowell's field guide (Heinemann Reed) over 12 years ago.

The Fishes of New Zealand represents the culmination of decades of collecting and taxonomic research by scientists based at New Zealand’s national museum, Te Papa, in collaboration with specialists worldwide.

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Gerald Stokell () was a self-taught naturalist and one of the first people to study and describe the freshwater fishes of New Zealand (a biography is found here).

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This book provides a synthesis of taxonomic and ecological information on New Zealand’s freshwater fish fauna. New Zealand has been isolated in the southwestern Pacific Ocean since it separated from Gondwana during the Cretaceous period, some 80 million years ago.

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