Fishes of Indiana

Fishes of Indiana

A Field Guide

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Indiana has more fish species than any other state north of the Ohio River. This richvariety of fish fauna is on display in this informative and beautifully illustrated guide. From thelarge freshwater species like the Paddlefish, Lake Sturgeon, and Mooneye, to Great Lakes specieslike the whitefish, Lake and Brook trout, and Longnose sucker, this book has them all—pluslesser-known species and a few thought to have disappeared from the state. Each species isrepresented by a descriptive entry containing diagnostic information, conservation status, habitatpreferences, diet, reproductive biology, and other facts to assist in identification; a map showingthe geographical distribution of the species across Indiana; and a taxonomically accurate andprecise illustration.



Indiana University Press

Indiana has more fish species than any other state north of the Ohio River. This rich variety of fish fauna is on display in this informative and beautifully illustrated guide. From the large freshwater species like the Paddlefish, Lake Sturgeon, and Mooneye, to Great Lakes species like the whitefish, Lake and Brook trout, and Longnose sucker, this book has them all—plus lesser-known species and a few thought to have disappeared from the state. Each species is represented by a descriptive entry containing diagnostic information, conservation status, habitat preferences, diet, reproductive biology, and other facts to assist in identification; a map showing the geographical distribution of the species across Indiana; and a taxonomically accurate and precise illustration.



Publisher: Bloomington, Ind. : Indiana University Press, c2011
ISBN: 9780253223081
0253223083
Branch Call Number: 597.09772 Si55f
Characteristics: xvi, 345 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 21 cm

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