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Angelfishes & butterflyfishes

plus ten more aquarium fish families with expert captive care advice for the marine aquarist

by Scott W. Michael

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by T.F.H., Microcosm in Neptune City, NJ, Charlotte, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine angelfishes.,
  • Chaetodontidae.,
  • Marine aquarium fishes.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-332) and index.

    Other titlesAngelfishes and butterflyfishes
    Statementtext and principal photography by Scott W. Michael.
    SeriesReef fishes series ;, book 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF458.A5 M53 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination344 p. :
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3329113M
    ISBN 101890087696
    LC Control Number2004304080
    OCLC/WorldCa56051348

    A GUIDE TO ANGELFISHES AND BUTTERFLYFISHES. Covering all the world`s species - 83 angelfishes and butterflyfishes, it is the first comprehensive guide to these popular families. Every species is illustrated in full color, with extra photographs provided for . As noted by Scott Michael in his book titled ‘Angelfishes and Butterflyfishes’ (reviewed on the website ), he states the ‘Emperor Angelfish from the Indian Ocean differs morphologically from most populations in the Pacific.


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This book continues the highly acclaimed Reef Fishes series with the two most admired families in the coral fish realm, Angelfishes and Butterflyfishes, as well as Remoras, Jacks, Sweepers and several others.

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Hoover (Photographer), Rud Kuiter Scott W. MichaelAuthor: Scott W. Michael. Butterflyfish mostly range from 12 to 22 cm ( to in) in length.

The largest species, the lined butterflyfish and the saddle butterflyfish, C. ephippium, grow to 30 cm (12 in).The common name references the brightly coloured and strikingly patterned bodies of many species, bearing shades of black, white, blue, red, orange, and : Actinopterygii.

TITLE: Reef Fishes Volume III: Angelfishes & Butterflyfishes. AUTHOR: Scott W. Michael. PUBLISHER: T.F.H. Publications/Microcosm Ltd. () ISBN PAGES: PRICE: $ (Hardcover) Were you surprised and happy to see Marine Fishes Volume II, now known as "Basslets, Dottybacks & Hawkfishes," after waiting for three years.

The third book in Scott W. Michael's highly acclaimed Reef Fishes Series, this book continues on by profiling two more of the most-loved groups of reef fishes of interest to marine hobbyists, Angelfishes and Butterflyfishes, along with ten other popular fish families including Remoras, Jacks & Sweepers.

Loaded with dazzling full-color photographs, important fish family and species profile and. Get this from a library. Angelfishes & butterflyfishes: plus ten more aquarium fish families with expert captive care advice for the marine aquarist.

[Scott W Michael]. Butterflyfishes unfortunately are very susceptible to crypt, velvet, other common protozoal complaints (e.g.

Glugea), bacterial infections, and "gill fluke" problems. Often they are. With their bright colours and deep, laterally compressed bodies, marine angelfishes are some of the more conspicuous residents of the most closely resemble the butterflyfishes, a related family of similarly showy reef angelfish are distinguished from butterflyfish by the presence of strong preopercle spines (part of the gill covers) in the : Actinopterygii.

The third volume in the Reef Fishes Series, this book contains detailed information on the following groups: Remoras, Jacks, Snappers, Fusiliers, Sweetlips, Spinecheeks, Drums, Goatfishes, Sweepers, Monos, Butterflyfishes, Angelfishes.

The information in this book is designed to assist anyone interested in these fishes to maintain them in peak condition in the aquarium.

Reef Fishes Vol. Guide to Angelfishes & Butterflyfishes By Gerald R Allen, Roger Steene and Mark Allen Hardback, pages. This book is designed exclusively for divers and aquarium hobbyists. Covering all the world's species - 83 angelfishes and butterflyfishes - it is the first. This concludes our look at a few interesting species of butterflyfishes that can be kept in reef aquariums.

I hope that it’s inspired you to try a butterflyfish in your reef aquarium, and not just to eat your Aiptasia. Allen, G. R., Steene, R., and Allen, M., A Guide to.

Biology of Butterflyfishes is an exciting new book which will bring some much deserved knowledge and information about this charismatic group of iconic reef fish. In the marine aquarium world, the marine angelfishes get their lion’s share of the spotlight, but the closely butterflyfishes are close behind.

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The fishes in the genus Hemitaurichthys are widely considered to be the safest genus of butterflyfishes to place in a mixed reef aquarium. Only two of the four species in this genus are regularly collected for the aquarium trade–both are commonly called Pyramid Butterflyfish due to the large, somewhat triangular shaped white area on the sides of their bodies.

Michael, Scott W. Pygmy angelfishes- diminutive, but beautiful, & Some possible pygmy angels for your marine tank. AFM 1,2/ Moenich, David R. Pygmy angelfishes: the genus Centropyge. TFH 1/ Moyer, Jack T. How many species of pygmy marine angelfishes are there.

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There are a number of very appealing species in the genus that are affordable (or at least that cost much less than C. conspicillatus) and can make good aquarium residents once they get acclimated to their new of my favorites is the Bluespotted Angelfish (Chaetodontoplus caeruleopunctatus).

This is a small angelfish (it maxes out at around inches [14 cm]) that can happily thrive. Angelfishes & Butterflyfishes: Plus Ten More Aquarium Fish Families with Expert Captive Care Advice for the Marine Aquarist by Scott W.

Michael 18 Ratings published 1 editionAuthor: Scott W Michael. Each page is a colorful narrative, complete with information on habitat, characters, remarks and distribution with a map A guide to angelfishes & butterflyfishes (Book, Guide to angelfishes and butterflyfishes Angelfishes and butterflyfishes: Responsibility: Gerald R.

Allen, Roger Steene, Mark Allen. The next and last chapter, spectacularly illustrated pages on the Angelfishes (Family Pomacanthidae) added to the chapter on the Butterflyfishes certainly clinch the deal.

The first genus discussed is Apolemichthys, which includes hardy species like the Red Sea Angelfish and the difficult Bandit and Flagfin Angels "unfortunately common in. About this book Seemingly advertising themselves with the bold colours on their disk-like bodies, Butterflyfishes are amongst the most conspicuous fishes that swim out openly on coral reefs.

They are admired by snorkelers and divers, and are also amongst the most popular and sought after fishes for the marine aquarium. About this book. Amongst reef-fishes, few could compete with the beauty of angelfishes.

The 'bill-board' appearance of the large species may surprise an encountering diver and arouse some curiosity when a loud bongo-like sound hits them. Angelfishes & Butterflyfishes - Scott W. Michael Damselfishes & Anemonefishes - Scott W.

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Scott Michael, in his Reef Fishes book Angelfishes & Butterflyfishes, notes that the Blue Angelfish is a more inshore species, while the Queen Angelfish is more prevalent in overshore reef habitats.

Differentiating Juveniles of Blue and Queen Angelfishes. GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS: Like their close relatives the butterflyfishes, they have a deep, laterally compressed body, a single, unnotched dorsal fin, and a small mouth with brushlike teeth.

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Author Scott W. Michael, in his book Angelfishes & Butterflyfishes: Reef Fishes Series, describes the Armitage Angelfish hybrid as variable, but typically with a darker dusky upper back and yellow spots on their scales which gradually brightened to a more solid yellow toward the belly area.

The head is darker and a black patch is found on the. Very similar in appearance to the big longnose butterflyfish (Forcipiger longirostris), which is a less common species, the longnose butterflyfish is the most widely distributed butterflyfish species.

Size inches (22 cm) Diet Hydroids, fish eggs and small crustaceans; Range Indo-Pacific; Habitat Exposed seaward reefs but also appears in. Butterflyfishes are probably most similar in appearance to angelfishes (family Pomacanthidae), but can easily be distinguished from them.

Butterflyfishes lack the distinctive spine(s) at the angle of the preopercle in angelfishes. Also, angelfishes lack the scaly axillary process at the base of the pectoral fins and false-eye spots. Chaetodon. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for A Pocket Expert(tm) Guide: Marine Fishes: + Essential-to-Know Aquarium Species by Scott W.

Michael (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!/5(10).Florent's Guide To The Tropical Reefs Fish, Corals and Creatures - Angelfishes - Surgeonfishes - Rabbitfishes.The encephalization indices of angelfishes (Pomacanthidae) and butterflyfishes (Chaetodontidae) are typical of advanced perciform fishes: both families lie in the upper part of the polygon of teleost indices.

The chaetodontids seem to be a little more encephalized than by: