National Audubon Society Field Guide to Fishes

National Audubon Society Field Guide to Fishes Cover

National Audubon Society Field Guide to Fishes

North America

By National Audubon Society

Knopf Publishing Group, Hardcover, 9780375412240, 896pp.

Publication Date: May 21, 2002

Description
Covering both freshwater and saltwater species, this fully revised edition brings a new level of accuracy and usefulness to the original fishes field guide published over 20 years ago.
Over 700 new full-color photographs, 286 black-and-white illustrations, and 637 maps combine to make this book the most comprehensive field guide available to the fishes of North America.
635 species covered in detail, with notes on 771 more
723 full-color identification photographs
286 black-and-white illustrations
Visual organization of species photographs by shape for easy identification
Range map for each species
Glossary of useful terms.


About the Author
The revision authors are James D. Williams, Research Associate, Florida Museum of Natural History, and Carter R. Gilbert, Curator Emeritus of Fishes of the Florida Museum of Natural History.

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