Guide to Hawaiian reef fishes by John E. Randall

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Published by Harrowood Books, copublished and distributed in Hawaii by Treasures of Nature in Newtown Square, PA, Kaneohe, HI .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Hawaii

Subjects:

  • Coral reef fishes -- Hawaii -- Identification.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementJohn E. Randall.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL636.5.H3 R358 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination74 p., [64] p. of plates :
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2542854M
ISBN 100915180073, 0915180294, 0915180022
LC Control Number85024551

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3 line 1: FLAME ANGELFISH Centropyge loriculus should be Centropyge loricula p. HIGHFIN CHUB. 2nd line from bottom: Indo-Pacific and tropical.

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