Fish and Fisheries (2nd Revised and Enlarged Edition)
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Book ID : 20348
ISBN-10 : 81-7035-278-9 / 8170352789
ISBN-13 : 978-81-7035-278-5 / 9788170352785
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Edition : (Second Revised & Enlarged Edition)
Language : English
v, 366p., 117 Figs., Tables, Index, 25 cm.
CONTENTS:- 1. Fishes and their Evolutionary History 2. Food, Feeding Habits, and Alimentary Canal 3. Skeleton 4. Migration of Fishes 5. Air Bladder and Weberian Ossicles in Fishes 6. Respiration in Fishes 7. Excretion adn Osmoregulation 8. Fish Diseases 9. Electric Organs in Fishes 10. Sound Production in Fishes 11. Bioluminescence 12. Breeding, Development and Parental Care in Fishes 13. Larvivorous (Larvicidal) Fishes 14. Hill-Stream Fishes 15. Exotic and Transplanted Fishes 16. Class: Dipnoi 17. Class: Holocephali 18. Skin and Scales 19. Endocrine Glands in Fishes 20. Indian Fisheries 21. Reservoir Fishery Management 22. Economic Importance of Fish 23. Fishing Technology 24. Preservation and Processing of Fish 25. Transport and Marketing of Fish 26. Pons: Its Management and Productivity 27. Common Biota of Fish Ponds of India 28. Induced Breeding 29. Preparation and Maintenance of Aquarium 30. Shapes of Tail, Median and Paired Fins 31. Fish and Pesticides 32. Some Preliminary Methods in Fishery Science Study 33. Some Common Fresh Water Fishes of India 34. Fisheries Institutions in India
This book comprises thirty four chapters which include both Ichthyology and Fisheries. Selected topics from fish anatomy, fish physiology, identification of fishes and fisheries have been incorporated in this book which are extremely useful for the Hons. and Post-graduate students of Indian Universities studying fishery science. Some fresh water fishes of India have been described with latest classification, diagnostic features, distribution and fin formula in the book. The book has been thoroughly revised and enlarged. Some new chapters like Food Feeding Habits and Alimentary Canal, Skeleton, Common Biota of Fish Ponds of India, Fish and Pesticides and Fisheries Institutions in India have been added. Some old sketches have been replaced and also some new have been added. This will be quite useful for the students particularly for their practical classes. Matters described in this book are comprehensive, accurate and up-to-date. All efforts have been made to make the book of prime utility for the students.