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By Pedro Morais,Francoise Daverat

Since the book of The Migrations of Fish by Prof. Alexander Meek in 1916, a couple of books were released in this topic. despite the fact that, every one of these books merely hide one kind of migratory mechanisms. This ebook goals to beat this hindrance via featuring a finished assurance of all existence heritage strategies—potadromy, anadromy, catadromy, amphidromy and oceanodromy in a single book.


The first element of this booklet reports the heritage of fish migration experiences, the most definitions and ideas similar with fish migration and the most traits and demanding situations of fish migration examine. the second one part describes the most methods and styles linked to all migratory existence background thoughts, in addition to the most difficulties linked to their conservation. eventually, the 3rd part offers examples of the most methodologies used to check fish migration.


This ebook used to be conceived with the target to supply undergraduate and graduate scholars and researchers with a complete booklet on which they can rely.

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