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Axel Meyer, top molecular biologist studying fishes with the main focus on CICHLIDS, talking about Evolution, Speciation, and Adaptation of Cichlid Fish at the Radcliffe Institute: https://youtu.be/O4Gm62x6NWg

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Starting with August 2017 AQUA institutional subscribers are offered the option for online view of the complete collection of AQUA, International Journal of Ichthyology. The possibility to access to online viewing of ALL back issues and single papers (more than 900 PDFs) is reserved to institutional subscribers in the SUBSCRIPTION

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THE TEETH OF NON-MAMMALIAN VERTEBRATES By B. Berkovitz & P. Shellis Elsevier/Acadenic Press, London, 2016. 354 pp. Price $150.00 ISBN 978-0-12-802850-6 (hard cover) Teeth are mineralized, hard structures typically present at the mouth, which aid food acquisiton and processing. Teeth were a key evolutionary feature during the early evolution of

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THE FRESHWATER FISHES OF SURINAME By Jan H. A. Mol Published by Brill Academic Pub, Leiden- Boston, 2012. 889pp. Price $83.00 ISBN 978900421074 This unique work contains for the first time all 64 inland fish families as well as the species of the 9 recognized subfamilies in the Characidae, with

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INDIAN OCEAN REEF GUIDEMaldives-Sri Lanka-Thailand-South Africa-Mauritius-Madagascar-East Africa-Seychelles. By H. DebeliusPublished by ConchBooks, Harxheim, Germany, 2013. 321pp. Price 39.80€ ISBN 978-3-939767-52-7 This book deals with all range of marine animals to be found in the Indian Ocean, molluscs, corals, crustaceans,  other marine invertebrates, cartilaginous fish, bony fish, reptiles, and mammals .

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On February 25, 2015, the world lost its most remarkable pioneer in shark research and scuba-diving for research purposes, a leading ichthyologist and marine conservationist, and we lost a beloved colleague, Dr. Eugenie Clark, who died of non-smoking lung cancer at her home in Sarasota, Florida. Nicknamed “the Shark Lady”,

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  FISHES OF AUSTRALIA’S SOUTHERN COASTBy M. Gommon, D. Bray & R. KuiterReed New Holland Publishers (Australia) Pty. Ltd, 2008. 928pp. Aust. $130.00ISBN 978187706-9185 (hard cover) Not long ago, when talking to Martin Gomon, the senior editor of this book, described it as a heavy tome, weighing more than 2

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This is my very special and warm “Welcome” for Flávio César Thadeo de Lima to be the new scientific editor of aqua, to guide this scientific journal to further worldwide success as all his procedures did, with very hard precise and intensive work.I know Flávio, one of Heraldo Britski’s preferred

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I must thank Frank L. Pezold III, for his great work during the last two years for aqua, and especially because he made it again possible for this strict peer-reviewed scientific journal to be even more respected an appreciated by the international Ichthyologic community. Frank has committed himself for an

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