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by Leonard Compagno,Sarah Fowler,Marc Dando

Author: Leonard Compagno,Sarah Fowler,Marc Dando
Subcategory: Biological Sciences
Language: English
Publisher: Collins (February 7, 2005)
Pages: 368 pages
Category: Math and Science
Rating: 4.8
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This species inhabits continental shelves down to 200 m depth (Compagno, Dando, & Fowler, 2005)and can also be found in estuaries and brackish waters (OSPARCommission, 2010).

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Illustrated by wildlife artist Marc Dando, this is a field guide to more than 440 shark species. It features color plates, which illustrate each species. It includes diagnostic line drawings and a distribution map for each species along with chapters on physiology, behavior, reproduction, ecology, diet, and sharks' interrelationships with humans. Additional Product Features.

Leonard Joseph Victor Compagno is an international authority on shark taxonomy and the author of many scientific papers and books on the . Leonard Compagno, Dando . Fowler . 2005. Collins Field Guide: ISBN 978-0-00-713610-0.

Leonard Joseph Victor Compagno is an international authority on shark taxonomy and the author of many scientific papers and books on the subject, best known of which is his 1984 catalogue of shark species produced for the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations  . A Field Guide to the Sharks of the World. HarperCollins Publishers Lt. London. 368 p. 64 colour plates.

Gem Sharks" describes and illustrates 230 species of shark. Shark families are grouped together and for each individual species there is detailed identification information and an original colour illustration, together with distribution information. Covering all aspects of these extraordinary creatures, from their behaviour, breeding, feeding and ecology, right through to the impact of humans on sharks throughout the world, this is one of the most important shark books ever written.

Leonard Compagno, Marc Dando, Sarah Fowler. Everyone's heard of the Great Whites. But most people know little of the hundreds of other types of sharks that inhabit the world's oceans. Written by two of the world's leading authorities and superbly illustrated by wildlife artist Marc Dando, this is the first comprehensive field guide to all 440-plus shark species.

Sharks (Collins Field Guide) by Leonard Compagno (2005-02-07) David A. Ebert, Sarah Fowler, Marc Dando. Sharks of the World (Princeton Field Guides).

Sharks (Collins Field Guide) by Leonard Compagno (2005-02-07). by Leonard Compagno and Sarah Fowler. The definitive identification guide to the sharks of the world The shark is undeniably the 'lord of the seas', having existed unchanged for 350 million years. Not only is it the biggest of fish, it is also the best equipped for hunting down and destroying its prey. David A. Sarah Fowler, Leonard Compagno, Marc Dando. A Pocket Guide to Sharks of the World. Ebert, Marc Dando, Sarah Fowler.

Leonard J. V. Compagno, Marc Dando, Sarah L. Not only is it the biggest of fish, i. More).

Sharks (Collins Gem). by Leonard Compagno, Marc Dando, Sarah Fowler. ISBN 9780007219865 (978-0-00-721986-5) Softcover, Collins, 2006. Find signed collectible books: 'Sharks (Collins GEM)'.

Collins Field Guide: ISBN 978-0-00713-610-0

Collins Field Guide: ISBN 978-0-00713-610-0. Hammerhaie - Großer Hammerhai (Sphyrna mokarran) Systematik Teilklasse: Euselachii ohne Rang: Neoselachii.

A field guide to the sharks of the world" by Compagno, Dando and Fowler covers all shark species known to science (about 500). The book contains 64 excellent colour plates, showing the amazing diversity of these cartilaginous fishes. The species presentations are quite short. They include measurements and other traits necessary for identification, distribution (including range maps) and information on habitat, behaviour and biology. Apart from the colour plates, the field guide also includes drawings of teeth and dermal denticles for many species. Short introductions to each family.

The definitive identification guide to the sharks of the world The shark is undeniably the 'lord of the seas', having existed unchanged for 350 million years. Not only is it the biggest of fish, it is also the best equipped for hunting down and destroying its prey. It is capable of living in all waters shallow or deep, tropical or temperate, fresh or salt, and unlike most animals, it has no natural predators apart from the Killer Whale. Set to become a classic natural history title, Collins Field Guide to Sharks describes and illustrates the world's 440 species of shark. Shark families are grouped together and for each individual species there is detailed identification information, and original colour illustration, and a distribution map showing where in the world that species can be found. Covering all aspects of these extraordinary creatures, from their behaviour, breeding, feeding and ecology, right through to the impact of humans on sharks throughout the world, this is one of the most important shark books ever written.