Biodiversity of Fishes in Arunachal Himalaya
  • Release Date : 22 August 2018
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Categories : Nature
  • Pages : 284 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128158371
  • ISBN 10 : 0128158379
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Synopsis : Biodiversity of Fishes in Arunachal Himalaya written by Achom Darshan Singh, published by Academic Press which was released on 22 August 2018. Download Biodiversity of Fishes in Arunachal Himalaya Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Biodiversity of Fishes in Arunachal Himalaya: Systematics, Classification, and Taxonomic Identification provides a detailed piscatorial resource of the fish species living in the rich mountain waterbodies of the eastern Himalayan region. It presents the latest classifications and updated taxa of fish dwelling in high-altitude cold waters, mid-altitude cold and warm waters, and warm waters in the low altitude foothill regions of the Arunachal Himalaya. The book includes the scientific and vernacular names of more than 200 fish species, as well as coloration, distributional and conservational status. It addresses increasing threats to the endemic fishes of this region, including habitat shrinkage, habitat destruction, and more. This book will be a valuable resource for biodiversity and conservation researchers, especially those specializing in ichthyo-faunal diversity. Fishery researchers and students will also find the information presented on taxonomic and classification very useful to their initiatives. Documents the taxonomy of 218 freshwater fish species from the headwaters of the Brahmaputra basin Includes quality photographs of each species, either in the wild or as fresh specimens, for easy visual identification Provides species registration numbers and key distinguishing features for fast field and research references