Know your New Zealand-- Fishes

Know your New Zealand-- Fishes

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New Zealand boasts beautiful and unique coastlines, lakes and rivers, brimming with more than 1100 different fish species. In Know Your New Zealand Fishes, Jenny and Tony Enderby identify more than 80 of the country's best-known or most significant species that are commonly seen as readers dive, fish, snorkel and swim in the waters. With an introduction that includes useful information on distribution, appearance, behaviour, diet and breeding habits, this easy-to-use guide is written in simple language that will enable the layperson to identify different species. A succinct data panel and a full-page, full-colour portrait photograph is provided for each entry with sub-entries, where applicable, of similar or related species. Know Your New Zealand Fishes is the perfect reference for keen fishermen who want to identify their catches, to children who want to learn more about the fishes they have seen through snorkels on summer holidays.
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : New Holland, 2012.
Branch Call Number: 597.0993 END
Characteristics: 176 p. :,col. ill., map ;,22 cm.
Additional Contributors: Enderby, Tony
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p.174) and index.

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