Eddy, F. Brian and Richard D. Handy.

This title is not held in stock but we are happy to supply on special order. Please contact us.This book presents a current and comprehensive overview of fish physiology to demonstrate how living fish function in their environment. As with other books in the Series, the emphasis is on the unique physiological characteristics of the fish, but with applications to questions of broad relevance in physiological ecology. A preliminary chapter introduces the aquatic environment and gives a general description of fish biology, evolution, and taxonomy. Subsequent sections discuss the particular problems of living in water, life in extreme environments, techniques for studying fish ecophysiology, and future research directions. Also available in hardcover [stock id 33822].

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Oxford University Press, Octavo, paperback, black and white photographs, illustrations, line drawings, tables, graphs.

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Weight 470 g