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By Jeffrey B. Graham

Air respiring Fishes: Evolution, variety, and Adaptation is exclusive in its insurance of the evolution of air-breathing, incongruously since it focuses solely on fish. this crucial and interesting booklet, containing 9 chapters that current the existence heritage, ecology, and body structure of many air-breathing fishes, offers an outstanding evaluate of air-breathing biology.
Each bankruptcy offers a old historical past, info the current prestige of data within the box, and defines the questions desiring recognition in destiny examine. completely referenced, containing greater than 1,000 citations, and good documented with figures and tables, Air-Breathing Fishes is accomplished in its insurance and may definitely have broad allure. Researchers in vertebrate biology, paleontology, ichthyology, vertebrate evolution, average heritage, comparative body structure, anatomy and lots of different fields will locate whatever new and interesting in Air-Breathing Fishes.

  • Offers an entire review of an immense and immensely fascinating zone of research
  • Provides a viewpoint of air-breathing fish that spans three hundred million years of vertebrate evolution
  • Contains various illustrations in addition to finished charts
  • Provides a synoptic remedy of all of the recognized air-breathing species with very important facts on their morphological and physiological adaptations

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