Catalogue of the fishes in the collection of the Australian Museum.
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Published by F.W. White, Printer in Sydney .
Written in English


  • Fishes -- Catalogs and collections.

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Statementby J. Douglas Ogilby.
GenreCatalogs and collections.
ContributionsOgilby, J. Douglas 1853-1925.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 26 p. ;
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21558265M

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Approximately species of marine and freshwater fishes that occur in Australian waters. Collection strengths reflect the research interests of retired Curators and Senior Fellows Dr John Paxton (Myctophidae and Deepsea taxa), Dr Doug Hoese (Gobiods) and Dr Leis (Indo-Pacific reef fish larvae). The Australian Museum's Ichthyology collection has more than 2, type specimens of fishes, some of which date back to the s! Learn more Marine Invertebrate Collections - Taxonomic groupsAuthor: M.A McGrouther, D.F. Hoese, J.R. Paxton, S.E. Reader, D.J. Bray, D.E. Brown, J.M. Leis. Catalogue of fishes in the British Museum. London: Printed by order of the Trustees. MLA Citation. British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology. and Gunther, Albert C. L. G. Catalogue of fishes in the British Museum / by Albert Gunther Printed by order of the Trustees London Australian/Harvard Citation. British Museum (Natural History). Marine Fishes of Tropical Australia and South-east Asia. Western Australian Museum. Pp. Allen, G.R., Steene, R., Humann, P. & N. Deloach. Reef Fish Identification - Tropical Pacific. New World Publications. Pp. + indices. Allen, G.R. & R. Swainston. The Marine Fishes of North-Western Australia.

It is estimated that, in total, the Australian Museum collections contain in excess of 18 million objects and specimens in the Natural Science and Cultural Collections. Natural Science Collections Arachnology collection - contains more than , specimens. The Australian Museum Research Library specialises in material relating to zoology, taxonomy, earth sciences, cultural collections, anthropology, and museology. The Library's collection is primarily made up of printed books and journals. This includes both modern material and . The online Fish Collection database includes all relevant information for each cataloged lot of specimens. Please note that slightly over 50% of our holdings are presently listed and we are constantly adding records. There are currently only a small number of images associated with catalog records. Approximately 95% of families with freshwater. Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes - version of 4 May (Continually updated since the early s, around the turn of the month.). In this edition, we provide new species in In there were new species described. We rec valid fish species, includ valid fish species with the tag ‘Habitat: freshwater’.

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