Encyclopedia of Aquarium Plants

Author: Peter Hiscock

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated

ISBN: 9780764155215

Category: Nature

Page: 205

View: 1505


Presents an instructive overview of plant maintenance in aquariums, and profiles over 150 alphabetized aquarium plants, providing growing information, growth rates, lighting requirements, and other practical details.

Encyclopedia Of The Aquatic World

Author: Marshall Cavendish Corporation

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish

ISBN: 9780761474180

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 1582

View: 6727


Contains alphabetized profiles of approximately sixty aquatic animals, covering their anatomy, classification, habitats, food and feeding, behavior, locomotion, reproduction, and survival; includes articles on aquatic plants and related topics such as oceanography; and features photos, illustrations, and sidebars.

Encyclopedia of Aquarium & Pond Fish

Author: David Alderton

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756668387

Category: Pets

Page: 400

View: 8062


A lavishly illustrated reference covering all aspects ofkeeping fish, the Encyclopedia of Aquarium & Pond Fish is the first bookon the market to provide care and identification information on all types of fish for every possible environment, from indoor aquariums to outdoor ponds. The book contains a directory of over 800 of the most popular fish—freshwater, saltwater, coldwater, and tropical—showing not only what each fish looks like, but what food they eat, which species they can cohabit with, how big they grow, and much more.

Encyclopedia of Biological Invasions

Author: Daniel Simberloff,Marcel Rejmanek

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520264215

Category: Nature

Page: 765

View: 9448


"Addresses all aspects of this subject at a global level--including invasions by animals, plants, fungi, and bacteria--in succinct, alphabetically arranged articles. Featuring many cross-references, suggestions for further reading, illustrations, an appendix of the world's worst 100 invasive species, a glossary, and more ..."--The publisher.

Encyclopedia of Tropical Fishes

With Special Emphasis on Techniques of Breeding

Author: Herbert R. Axelrod,William Vorderwinkler

Publisher: Tfh Publications Incorporated


Category: Pets

Page: 631

View: 7513


Complete step-by-step instructions and explanations for keeping aquarium fishes healthy and active are included in chapters on water, gravel, rocks, food, snails, aquarium plants, fishes' habits, fish breeding procedures, and other significant topics ...