A list of the fishes of Canada

by D. E. McAllister

Publisher: National Museum of Natural Sciences in Ottawa

Written in English
Published: Pages: 310 Downloads: 337
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Edition Notes

Other titlesListe des poissons du Canada.
StatementDon E. McAllister ; translated by Jacqueline Lanteigne and Michèle Bélanger Steigerwald ; revised by Denise Campillo-Cerf = Liste des poissons du Canada / Don E. McAllister ; traduction, Jacqueline Lanteigne et Michèle Bélanger Steigerwald ; révision, Denise Campillo-Cerf.
GenreNomenclature., Nomenclature (Popular)
SeriesSyllogeus,, no. 64
ContributionsCampillo, D.
LC ClassificationsQL626 .M283 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination310 p. :
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1956338M
ISBN 100660130556
LC Control Number90185044

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This work attempts a definitive listing of the scientific, English and French names of fishes for Canada. New species and species new to this ichthyofauna are still being discovered and the taxonomy changes over time.

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List. Common name Scientific name Image Notes Bluegill: Lepomis macrochirus: Green sunfish: Lepomis cyanellus: Brook. This completely revised edition includes up-to-date information on distribution, new species and biology of the 59 species of fish found in Alberta.

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Each of the 58 families is described in a general account followed by species accounts comprising common name.

Pacific fishes of Canada. In 8vo, cloth, pp. with 8 color pls. and many figs. A detailed guide to the fish that can be found in the waters of the Canadian Pacific: includes descriptions of species analytical keys for identifying species and their roles in the Canadian Library copy. This week, the result is finally in print: Marine Fishes of Arctic Canada has more than pages of every known fish in our north, from halibut to sculpins to the massive Greenland shark.

Because of its wide geographic scope and harsh conditions, Canada’s Arctic presents many challenges for researchers and biologists. In this book, scientists from the Canadian Museum of Nature and Fisheries and Oceans Canada present a guide to the marine fishes found in Arctic Canadian waters and featuring up-to-date research on species.

Each of the 58 families is described in a. The page Marine Fishes of Arctic Canada is published by the University of Toronto Press.

Categories: Environment & Animal Life Tags: Arctic, book, Canada, fish, species. Pacific fishes of Canada (Fisheries Research Board of Canada. Bulletin ) Hardcover – Illustrated, January 1, by John Lawson Hart (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover, Illustrated, January 1, Author: John Lawson Hart. FRESHWATER FISHES OF BRITISH COLUMBIA J.D. McPhail and R. Carveth Fish Museum, Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, University Blvd., Vancouver, B.C., Canada, V6T 1Z4 () Fax () Book Description: This edition of Freshwater Fishes of Canada provides the game and commercial fisherman and the naturalist with detailed information regarding these fishes, and assists in the accurate identification of the various species.

eISBN: Revised edition of: A list of common and scientific names of the better known fishes of the United States and Canada. (Special publication (American Fisheries Society) ; no. Description. Names of Fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

This file does not include the following sections from the printed version of the book: List of Families. Introduction. Changes from Sixth Edition () and Comments. Names Applied to Hybrid Fishes. References, Editions of the Names List, and Edition of the World List.

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Gough, Joseph. Managing Canada’s Fisheries: From Early Days to the Year Montreal: McGill-Queen’s Press, Marine Fishes of Arctic Canada is the culmination of decades of scientific research to collect specimens, compile data, and collate records about these fishes.

The book covers the history of Arctic fish research, fish habitats, Arctic climate, fisheries, fish structure, the collection and preservation of fishes and traditional ecological knowledge. fishes of this province.

While game fishes of British Columbia are fairly well known, our knowledge base is terribly biased towards research done elsewhere.

This book details game fish as well as non-game fishes (i.e., forage fish, coarse fish, or 'bait') to provide a general overview of fishes in this province. Under the right conditions, this fish can grow to lengths of up to 47 inches and weigh up to 88 pounds.

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