Authoritative text crystal-clear photography and a systematic approach make the Dorling Kindersley Handbook of Aquarium Fish the most comprehensive guide to all kinds of marine and freshwater aquarium fish. Packed with over 700 full-colour photographs of more than 500 varieties it is designed to cut through the complicated identification process and enable you to recognize a species instantly. Photo-encyclopedic Approach Each entry combines a precise description with annotated photographs to highlight the chief characteristics and distinguishing features of each fish. Colour maps indicate the natural range of the species while colour-coded bands provide at-a-glance information on size diet and temperament.Identification Made Easy For beginners and enthusiasts alike the Dorling Kindersley Handbook of Aquarium Fish explains what a fish is how aquarium fish are grouped and classified and how the many different underwater environments have affected body shape markings and coloration. There is practical advice on choosing fish and managing an aquarium and a concise glossary gives instant understanding of technical and scientific terms used in the book.
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Descrizione libro Dorling Kindersley, U.K., 1993. Soft cover. Condizione libro: New. 1st Edition. 15cm x 22cm. A new book with minimal shelf wear from the bookstore at the cover. A fabulous pocket guide for Aquarium fish. With a long introduction and several chapters of related issues, all written in simple language, it is a perfect guide for both beginners and for pros for a quick reference. Full of color photos and a semi hard cover, it covers over 500 marine and freshwater aquarium fish varieties, from around the world. Codice libro della libreria 000456