Accession Number : AD0711567

Title :   SOUNDS OF WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC FISHES. A REFERENCE FILE OF BIOLOGICAL UNDERWATER SOUNDS,

Corporate Author : RHODE ISLAND UNIV KINGSTON NARRAGANSETT MARINE LAB

Personal Author(s) : Fish,Marie Poland ; Mowbray,William H.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 225

Abstract : The book contains a systematic arrangement and nomenclature of underwater sound produced by Western North Atlantic fishes and obtained with hydrophones and recording equipment. The report includes family classification; distribution; habits; size; sound production; and sonic mechanism.

Descriptors :   (*MARINE BIOLOGICAL NOISE, FISHES), (*FISHES, *ATLANTIC OCEAN), UNDERWATER SOUND SIGNALS, SOURCES, CLASSIFICATION, HYDROPHONES, RECORDING SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography
      Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE