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A Review of Fish Taxonomy Conventions and Species Identification Techniques
C Keat-Chuan Ng, P Aun-Chuan Ooi, W.L Wong, G Khoo *
Faculty of Science, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Jalan Universiti, Bandar Barat, 31900 Kampar, Perak, Malaysia.
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Taxonomists, ecologists, geneticists or researchers from other biological fields who wish to adopt fish as a constituent of their studies often become discouraged when they find that ichthyology is a complex subject. In fish-based studies, the failure to recognize fishes as distinct biological units can lead to wrong diagnosis. Hence, this review paper attempts to clarify and discuss the latest schools of thought pertaining to fish taxonomy and the techniques for species identification. It is hoped that the contents and illustrations in this paper will assist researchers in laying a good foundation to inform their studies.
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Type of Study: Research | Subject: Aquaculture and Nutrition
Received: 2017/08/1 | Accepted: 2017/08/1 | Published: 2017/08/1
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DOI: 10.18331/SFS2017.4.1.6


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Keat-Chuan Ng C, Aun-Chuan Ooi P, Wong W, Khoo G. A Review of Fish Taxonomy Conventions and Species Identification Techniques. 3. 2017; 4 (1) :54-93
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