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Cover Nelson J.S. // Нельсон Дж. Fishes of the World // Рыбы мировой фауны. (In English)
Id: 109713
109.9 EUR

Fishes of the World // Рыбы мировой фауны. (In English). Fourth Edition

602 pp. (English). Hardcover. ISBN 978-0-471-25031-9.


Fishes of the World, Fourth Edition is the updated edition of a true classic in the field. A unique presentation of a modern, cladistically based classification of all major living and fossil fish groups, this indispensable reference helps scientists and others identify and classify specimens, make familial connections, understand the evolution of fishes, and springboard into further research.

The taxomony of fishes presented includes the anatomical characteristics, distribution, common and scientific names, and phylogenetic relationships for all 515 families of living fishes. Pack with representative species drawings and information on phylogenetic relationship, this Edition features:

Both fossil and extant species

More than 500 illustrarions

Fully vetted scientific and common names

An extensive bibliography




Subphylum Craniata

Superclass Myxinomorphi to Osteostracomorphi

Superclass Gnathostomata

Class Placodermi

Class Chondrichthyes

Subclass Holocephali

Order Chimaeriformes

Subclass Elasmobranchii

Order Heterodontiformes

Order Orectolobiformes

Order Lamniformes

Order Carcharhiniformes

Order Hexanchiformes

Order Echinorhiniformes

Order Squaliformes

Order Squatiniformes

Order Pristiophoriformes

Order Torpediniformes

Order Pristiformes

Order Rajiformes

Order Myliobatiformes

Class Acanthodii

Class Actinopterygii

Subclass Cladistia

Order Polypteriformes

Subclass Chrondrostei

Order Acipenseriformes

Subclass Neopterygii

Order Lepisosteiformes

Order Amiiformes

Division Teleostei

Subdivision Osteoglossomorpha

Order Hiodontiformes

Order Osteoglossiformes

Subdivision Elopomorpha

Order Elopiformes

Order Albuliformes

Order Anguilliformes

Order Saccopharyngiformes

Subdivision Ostarioclupeomorpha (= Otocephala)

Superorder Clupeomorpha

Order Clupeiformes

Superorder Ostariophysi

Order Conorynchiformes

Order Cypriniformes

Order Characiformes

Order Siluriformes

Order Cymnotiformes

Subdivision Euteleostei

Superorder Protacanthopterygii

Order Argentiniformes

Order Osmeriformes

Order Salmoniformes

Order Esociformes

Superorder Stenopterygii

Order Stomiiformes

Superorder Ateleopodomorpha

Order Ateleopodiformes

Superorder Cyclosquamata

Order Aulopiformes

Superorder Scopelomorpha

Order Myctophiformes

Superorder Lampriomorpha

Order Lampriformes

Superorder Polymixiomorpha

Order Polymixiiformes

Superorder Paracanthopterygii

Order Percopsiformes

Order Cadiformes

Order Ophidiiformes

Order Batrachoidiformes

Order Lophiiformes

Superorder Acanthopterygii

Series Mugilomorpha

Order Mugiliformes

Series Atherinomorpha

Order Atheriniformes

Order Beloniformes

Order Cyprinodontiformes

Series Percomorpha

Order Stephanoberyciformes

Order Beryciformes

Order Zeiformes

Order Casterosteiformes

Order Synbranchiformes

Order Scorpaeniformes

Order Perciformes

Order Pleuronectiformes

Order Tetraodontiformes

Class Sarcopterygii

Subclass Coelacanthimorpha

Order Coelacanthiformes

Subclass Dipnotetrapodomorpha

Order Ceratodontiformes

Unranked Tetrapodomorpha

Infraclass Tetrapoda




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