Dr. Burgess`s Atlas of Marine Aquarium Fish
Here is a new edition of a marine fish book - a truly beautiful and immensely colorful book - that satisfies the long-existing need for a comprehensive identification guide to marine fishes. This book shows in full color not only the popular aquarium fishes but also the oddballs and weirdos, the large seaqurium-type fishes, both warmwater and coldwater fishes, as well as both foreign and domestic fishes. In short, this book has it all and has it in a format that will provide maximum utility to its readers: the fishes are grouped family by family in phylogenetic order - sharks and rays first, puffers and boxfishes last.
The photos were takes predominantly by world-class fish photographers. Most photos are eight-to the page, but some of the most beautiful marine fishes are represented in full-page, full-color splendor.
Not only does this book supply photos provides with up-to-date scientific names, but almost all of the captions indicate the family, range, size, and optimum aquarium conditions as well. Also included in this book are family-by-family write-ups on the aquarium care of these fishes. 736 pages, hard cover.
TFH Publications, Inc., a subsidiary of Central Garden & Pet Corporation, includes TFH Publications, which been at the forefront of pet publishing for over half a century; Nylabone Products, the leader in responsible animal care for over 50 years; and Tropical Fish Hobbyist Magazine, the industry`s leading aquarium fish magazine, which celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2002.