What Invertebrates? : A Buyer's Guide for Marine Aquariums
Marine aquarium hobbyists will find a wealth of information here, complemented with vivid close-up color photos of all invertebrates described. This book presents a wide selection of species, separating them into general categories that include soft More...
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List Price: $14.99
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Size: 6.00" wide x 7.25" long x 0.75" tall
Marine aquarium hobbyists will find a wealth of information here, complemented with vivid close-up color photos of all invertebrates described. This book presents a wide selection of species, separating them into general categories that include soft corals, hard corals, anemones, fanworms, shrimps, crabs, starfish, and sea urchins. All entries include information on maintenance and care, as well as details on the compatibility of each animal with other fish and invertebrates. Here is an ideal guide for beginning marine aquarium hobbyists, pointing out the wide selection of invertebrates available to them in the marketplace. Experienced marine aquarium keepers are also likely to find new and interesting species to add to their collections.
Dave Garratt has been keeping saltwater fish for more than 25 years. He is a regular contributor to hobbyist magazines such as Tropical World and Tropical Fish, and specializes in articles aimed at beginners.Tim Hayes writes extensively on reefkeeping for a variety of aquatic magazines. He is a regular contributor to Practical Fishkeeping, where he has a monthly column and is a key member of an expert advisory team.Tristan Lougher is a qualified zoologist with a passion for saltwater aquariums. His role in the retail side of the ornamental fish industry enables him to give and receive vital fishkeeping advice. He is a regular contributor to Marine World magazine.Dick Mills' abiding interest in aquarium fish has lasted at least 40 years. He writes for monthly hobbyist magazines, lectures frequently and has written many fishkeeping books. He was invited to judge at Singapore's Aquarama in 2005.