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New Zealand freshwater fishes

a guide and natural history

by R. M. McDowall

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Published by Heinemann Educational in Auckland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand.
    • Subjects:
    • Freshwater fishes -- New Zealand.,
    • Fisheries -- New Zealand.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 214-222.

      StatementR. M. McDowall.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL636.2 .M3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination230 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4479451M
      ISBN 100868631302
      LC Control Number79307520
      OCLC/WorldCa4601421

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These pages provide an overview of the freshwater fish found in New Zealand, fact sheets for each individual species and links to other resources. The fact sheets provide some information on each species and a map of their known, and expected (i.e. modelled) geographic distributions. 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.

Get this from a library. The Reed field guide to New Zealand freshwater fishes. [R M McDowall] -- A complete reference to the fishes throughout New Zealand and her outlying islands. Each entry contains colour photographs, a line drawing and a distribution map and information on size, colour.

Our goal is to bridge the gap between science and the community in the field of freshwater resources, by providing science, technology and resource management services to New Zealand. Giant kokopu live mainly in small forest-covered streams but can grow to 60 cm in length (Credit: Stephen Moore).

Get this from a library. Freshwater fishes of New Zealand. [R M McDowall; Carolyn Lagahetau] -- This book offers a simple introduction to the discovery, identification and enjoyment of the fascinating and often beautiful range of freshwater fish to be found here.

In all there are 36 species. This book provides a synthesis of taxonomic and ecological information on New Zealand’s freshwater fish fauna.

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McDowall “New Zealand Freshwater Fishers” is the most comprehensive book on the subject available, summarising all that is known about both native and introduced species. First published init has been thoroughly revised and updated in the light of the numerous scientific studies [ ].

Comment: Auckland, New Zealand; Heinemann Educational Books Ltd.; ; 1st Edition; Hardcover; Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover first printing with dustjacket, "Special attention is given to the identification of the fishes: keys, descriptions, lists of diagnostic characters, numerous line drawings, as well as sixteen pages illustrating many of the species in full colour," Cited by: 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. New Zealand has 58 native freshwater fish species. Some species such as whitebait are migratory, moving between fresh and sea water environments to complete their lifecycles.

Non-migratory species such as mudfish spend their entire life in freshwater. Native fish are often secretive and can be hard to find. They tend to feed at night and hide. Read "New Zealand Freshwater Fishes an Historical and Ecological Biogeography" by R.M.

McDowall available from Rakuten Kobo. In many ways, this book is the culmination of more than four decades of my exp- ration of the taxonomy, biogeography and Brand: Springer Netherlands.

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A visual reference for identifying saltwater and freshwater fish species that are located in New Zealand waters. Learn more about each fish species such as it's physical characteristics, typical locations in New Zealand and suitability for eating.

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. The medal is regarded as Australia's highest award for zoological publishing and this is the first time it has been won by a New Zealand.

Directory of New Zealand Sea Fishes. Photographs, descriptions, average lengths, weights, fishing methods, and tackle for catching New Zealand fishes.

Freshwater Fishes of New Zealand. by G. Stockell. pp Simpson and Williams, Christchurch. Very hard to find title. Our Price including postage £ " with the three main groups of sea fishes - jawless, cartilaginous and bony - to be found in New Zealand's mile limit.

Newzeal. The New Zealand grayling (Prototroctes oxyrhynchus), also known as upokororo, pokororo, paneroro, and kanaekura (), is an extinct smelt of the genus Prototroctes, which was found only in lowland rivers and streams of New Zealand.

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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 New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.in earlyhis first book on freshwater fish was published, the first comprehensive book on the biology and ecology of native and introduced freshwater fish of New Zealand.

With the retirement of Max Burnet, the Assistant Director (freshwater) inBob was appointed to .The New Zealand Whitebait Book. () Reed, Wellington. pp. Diadromy in Fishes: Migrations Between Freshwater and Marine Environments.

() Croom Helm, London. pp. New Zealand Freshwater Fishes: a Natural History and Guide. () Heinemann Reed, Auckland. mater: Harvard University.