Catfish Atlas Volume 1 [Hardcover]


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Catfish Atlas Volume 1 [Hardcover]

BRIEF DESCRIPTION: This Catfish Atlas is the first volume of a two part thorough treatise on the sucker mouth catfishes. The emphasis of this Volume is on an introductory section describing the habitats and providing extensive information in regard to maintenance and reproduction as well as the presentation of the subfamilies Hypoptopomatinae (Otocinclus) and Loricariidae. A 944 page Hardcover book containing over 900 full-colour photographs.
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  • The family Loricariidae, commonly known to hobbyists as suckermouth or armoured catfishes, contains over 650 described species and a great number of still undescribed forms. Many of these are popular aquarium fishes.

  • First volume presents the subfamilies Hypoptopomatinae and Loricariinae and the families Cetopsidae, Nematogenydae and Trichomycteridae.

  • An extensive introduction to their natural history is given with special emphasis on aspects of breeding and ecology.

  • Hardcover; 944 pages; 1,000 color photos.

  • Hans-Georg Evers, Ingo Seidel


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