=A guide with illustrations or photographs for identification
From the Arctic waters of Alaska to the southern tip of California, this fully illustrated guide captures the stunning diversity of fishes along the western coastlines of the United States and Canada. The combined work of renowned marine science illustrator Val Kells and distinguished ichthyologists Luiz A. Rocha and Larry G. Allen, A Field Guide to Coastal Fishes: From Alaska to California is this region’s most current and thorough fish identification guide. Key features include· Over 950 illustrations of adults, juveniles, and color variants. Descriptions of 157 fish families and almost 700 species. Text presented adjacent to the illustrations. Concise details about the biology, range, and distribution of each species.