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V. 1. decrease metazoans and lesser deuterostomes / Neil Schlager, editor -- v. 2. Protostomes / Neil Schlager, editor -- v. three. bugs / Neil Schlager, editor -- v. 4-5. Fishes I-II / Neil Schlager -- v. 6. Amphibians / Neil Schlager, editor -- Reptiles / Neil Schlager, editor -- v. 8-11. Birds I-IV / Donna Olendorf, venture editor -- v. 12-16. Mammals I-V -- v. 17. Cumulative index.; ''This is a revised and up-to-date variation of 1 of the main authoritative and finished assets at the world's animals. just like the 1st version written via famous zoologist Bernard Grzimek and released in 1972, the second one variation covers all kinds of animals in geographic components world wide. It contains high quality photos and illustrations and a finished index to all volumes.''--''The best 20 Reference Titles of the Year,'' American Libraries, could 2004
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OTHER COMMON NAMES None known. BEHAVIOR Resides within the body of its host during daylight and is believed to exit at night to forage and perhaps spawn. This strategy limits the probability of predation by larger fishes. This Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS Variations in squamation (scale pattern), counts of fin rays, vertebrae, and other skeletal features, and body coloration are 21 Order: Ophidiiformes Vol. 5: Fishes II somewhat deeper bodied than other cusk-eels (genera Ophidion, Lepophidium, Otophidion, and Parophidion) found in its home range.
2 cm) at the end of the summer. One- and two-year-olds may remain segregated from older fish by virtue of their occupation of shallower bays and near coastal waters. Subsequently they mingle with the rest of the adult population on deeper parts of the continental shelf, with seasonal migrations into shallower waters. The white hake’s range of habitat requirements, therefore, extends from the estuary, across the breadth of the continental shelf, to the upper part of the continental slope, and also includes the entire water column, from surface to bottom (Fahay and Able 1989).