Biology of Freshwater Crayfish
AUTHOR: Holdich, D. M.
PUBLISHER: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
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This fully comprehensive book covers all major aspects of these important animals, including taxonomy, anatomy, evolution, growth and reproduction, behaviour, ecology, physiology, conservation, genetics, immunology, environmental aspects, and diseases. There are separate chapters on each genus of crayfish of commercial importance.
Written by 22 well-known experts, Biology of Freshwater Crayfish has been carefully edited by David Holdich, internationally recognised for his work with these animals. The book is an essential purchase for anyone involved with the biology or exploitation of crayfish, including freshwater and invertebrate biologists and personnel involved in fisheries and aquaculture. Libraries in all universities and research establishments where biological sciences, fisheries or aquaculture are studied or taught should have copies of this important book on their shelves.
Also available from Blackwell Publishing
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ISSN: 0046 5070
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- Editor is world leader in crayfish biology.
- Essential reading for anyone involved in crayfish biology or exploitation.
- Chapters by world's leading experts in crayfish.
- Covers commercially important species in depth.
PUBLICATION DATE: 12/21/2001