Table of Contents - The Fishes


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Bowling, B. (2016, Novemeber). Atantic spadefish Chaetodipterus faber. Retrieved from Texas Parks and Wildlife Department: faber

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Chen, L., DeVries, A. L., & Cheng, C. C.-H. (1997). Evolution of antifreeze glycoprotein gene from a trypsinogen gene in Antarctic notothenioid fish. PNAS, 94(8), 3811-3816.

Collete, B. B., McDowell, J. R., & Graves, J. E. (2006). Phylogeny of Recent Billfishes (Xiphioidei). Bulletin of Marine Science, 79(3), 455-468.

Collette, B. B. (1995). Xiphiidae. Peces espada. In W. Fischer, F. Krupp, W. Schneider, C. Sommer, K. E. Carpenter, & V. Niems, Guia FAO para Identification de Especies para lo Fines de la Pesca. Pacifico Centro-Oriental (pp. 1651-1652). Rome: FOA.

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Dawkins, R., & Wong, Y. (2016). The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Ellis, R., & McCosker, J. E. (1998). Great White Shark (Revised ed.). (P. A. Klimley, & D. G. Ainley, Eds.) Academic Press.

Eschmeyer, W. N., & Fong, J. D. (2016, November). Species by Family/Subfamily in the Catalog of Fishes. California, USA. Retrieved from

Eschmeyer, W. N., Herald, E. S., & Hammann, H. (1983). A Field Guide to Pacific Coast Fishes of North America. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company.

Etnier, D. A., & Starnes, W. C. (1993). The Fishes of Tennessee. Knoxville, Tennessee. USA: The University of Tennessee Press.

Fautin, D. G., & Allen, G. R. (1997). Field Guide to Anemone Fishes and Their Host Sea Anemones. Western Australian Museum.

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Fritsches, K. A., Brill, R. W., & Warrant, E. J. (2005). Warm Eyes Provide Superior Vision in Swordfishes. Current Biology, 15(1), 55-58. doi:

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Graham, J. B. (1997). Air-Breathing Fishes: Evolution, Diversity, and Adaptation. Academic Press.

Grigg, G. (1965). Studies on the Queensland lungfish, Neoceratodus forsteri. Australian Journal of Zoology, 13(3), 413-421. doi:10.1071/zo9650413.

Hastings, P. A., Walker, Jr., H., & Galland, G. R. (2014). Fishes: A Guide to their Diversity. Oakland: University of California Press.

Hayse, J. W. (1989). Feeding Habits, Age, Growth, and Reproduction of Atlantic Spadefish Chaetodipterus faber (Pisces: Ephippidae) in South Carolina. Fishery Bulletin U.S., 67-83.

Helfman, G. S., Collette, B. B., Facey, D. E., & Bowen, B. W. (2009). The Diversity of Fishes: Biology, Evolution, and Ecology (2nd Edition ed.). Wiley-Blackwell.

Holtan, P. (1998). Pumpkinseed. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Bureau of Fisheries Management.

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Kemp, A. (1995). Threatened Fishes of the World: Neoceratodus forsteri (Krefft, 1870) (Neoceratodontidae). Enviornmental Biology of Fishes, 43(3), 310.

Kotpal, R. L. (2010). Modern Text Book of Zoology: Vertebrates. Rastogi Publications.

Lomholt, J. P. (1993). Breathing in the aestivating African Lungfish: Protopterus amphibius. Advances in Fish Research, 1, 17-34.

Martinez, R. N., Sereno, P. C., Alcober, O. A., Colombi, E. C., Renne, P. R., Montañez, I. P., & Currie, B. S. (2011, Jan 14). A Basal Dinosaur from the Dawn of the Dinosaur Era in Southwestern Pangaea. Science, 331(6014), 205-210. doi:10.1126/science.1198467

Montgomery, J. C., MacDonald, F., Baker, C. F., & Carton, A. G. (2002). Hydrodynamic contributions to multimodal guidance of prey capture fish behavior in fish. Brain Behavior Evolution, 59, 190-198.

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Muus, B. J., & Dahlström, P. (1968). Süßwasserfische (Freshwater FIsh). München: BLV Verlagsgesellschaft.

Nakamra, I. (1995). Istiophoridae. Agujas, marlines, peces-vela. In W. Fischer, F. Krupp, W. Schneider, C. Sommer, K. Carpenter, & V. Niem, Guia FAO para Identification de Especies para lo Fines de la Pesca. Pacifico Centro-Oriental. (pp. 1186-1193). Rome: FAO.

Nakamura, I. (1986). Xiphiidae. In P. P. Whitehead, M. -L. Bauchot, J. -C. Hureau, J. Nielsen, & E. Tortonese, Fishes of the north-eastern Atlantic and the Mediterranean (Vol. 2, pp. 1006-1007). Paris: UNESCO.

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Nelson, J. S. (2006). Fishes of the World. John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

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Page, L. M., & Burr, B. M. (2011). Peterson Field Guide to Freshwater Fishes. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company.

Platcha, D. T., & Popper, A. N. (2003). Evasive responses of American shad (Alose sapidissima) to ultrasonic stimuli. Acoust Res Lett Online, 4, 25-30.

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Randall, J. E. (1995). Coastal fishes of Oman. Honolulu, Hawaii: University of Hawaii Press.

Randall, J. E. (1996). Caribbean Reef Fishes. (3rd Edition ed.). Hong Kong: T.F.H. Publications Inc. Ltd.

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Robins, C. R., & Ray, G. C. (1986). A Field Guide to Atlantic Coast Fishes of North America. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company.

Schellart, N. M., & Wubbels, R. J. (1998). The auditory and mechanosensory lateral line system. In D. Evans, The physiology of fishes (2nd ed., pp. 283-312). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

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Shi, Y., & Yokoyama, S. (2003). Molecular analysis of the evolutionary significance of ultraviolet vision in vertebrates. PNAS, 100(14), 8308-8313. doi:10.1073/pnas.1532535100

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Tomelleri, J. R., & Eberle, M. E. (1990). Fishes of the Central United States. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kanasas.

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Table of Contents - The Fishes