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Dangerous Marine Animals by Matthias Bergbauer, Robert F. Myers, and Manuela Kirschner
A comprehensive yet concise guide to the dangerous marine life of the world's warm seas. Includes over 640 superb color photographs and descriptions of over 350 species of fishes, reptiles and invertebrates known to have harmed humans. Each chapter covers the appearance, behavior and anatomy of the injury causing mechanism of the group followed by notes on prevention, first aid and treatment. Includes diagnostic illustrations of the venom apparatus, teeth or spines of key species as well as sample cases of injuries and deaths. Species accounts include common name, scientific name, maximum size, a summary of identifying characters and notes on ecology, behavior, life history and geographic distribution. An indispensable companion for beachgoers, swimmers, snorkelers, divers and fishermen as well as medical professionals. Flexcover 81/2x53/4 in., 384 pp. $44.95. For a copy signed by an author (R. Myers), please contact us.
Coral Reef Fishes: Caribbean and Indo-Pacific by Ewald Lieske and Robert F. Myers
A handy guide to all fishes likely to be seen by anyone snorkeling or diving the coral reefs and associated habitats of the Indo-Pacific and western Atlantic to a depth of 200 ft. Enables the reader to quickly identify 2,074 species featured in 2,500 color illustrations showing male, female and immature color phases as well as geographic variants with pointers highlighting important features. Introduction covers evolution and biogeography, a description of the coral reef environment and its habitats and the ecology, behavior and life histories of fishes, conservation and dangers posed by certain species. Individual species accounts include identifying features and notes on habitat, depth range, ecology and distribution. No other book covers as many species in as little space. Perfect for the traveling diver. 71/2x41/2 in., 400 pp. Also in German, French, Dutch and Spanish editions.
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ISBN: 0691026599 ISBN: 9780691004815
Coral Reef Guide: Red Sea by Ewald Lieske and Robert F. Myers
The definitive guide to over 1200 species of marine life inhabiting the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden. Each species is covered by a superb close-up photograph or supplemental illustration and a concise detailed account that includes common name, scientific name, maximum size, important identifying features and notes on ecology, behavior, life history and geographic distribution. Covers fishes, reptiles, mammals, invertebrates and common marine plants. Introduction includes the unique geology and oceanography of the Red Sea, reef structure and zonation, human impacts, ecology and behavior of reef animals, dangerous marine life and important dive sites. Also in German and Russian.