Reef Aquarium Fishes
500+ Essential-to-know Species (PocketExpert Guide)
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|Format: ||Paperback / softback, 448 pages|
|Other Information: ||full colour illustrations|
|Published In: ||United States, 01 September 2006|
Brilliant photography by the world's best underwater photographers and leading international aquarists highlights detailed profiles of more than 600 species of reef aquarium fishes in this new title in the Microcosm/T.F.H. Professional Series. Organized by family for easy reference, each profile includes all essential care, feeding, and husbandry advice. The species profiled include all available reef aquarium choices, with scores of seldom seen, rare, and recently discovered species. Written by the world's most-read, most-respected expert on marine fishes for the home aquarium, The PocketExpert? Guide to Reef Aquarium Fishes is a must-read for any fish enthusiast.
About the Author
Scott W. Michael is an internationally recognised writer, underwater photographer, and marine biology researcher specialising in reef fishes. Having studied biology at the University of Nebraska, he has been involved in research projects on sharks, rays, frogfishes, and the behaviour of reef fishes. He has also served as a scientific consultant for national geographic Explorer and the Discovery Channel. A marine aquarist since boyhood, he has kept tropical fishes for more than 30 years, with many years of involvement in the aquarium world. Scott lives with his wife, underwater photographer Janine Cairns-Michael, and their Golden Retriever, Ruby, in Lincoln, Nabraska.
18.54 x 11.43 x 2.21 centimetres (0.41 kg)|
15+ years |