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#1 ErolE


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Posted 24 February 2011 - 06:42 AM


Would like to get a digital ID guide for fish and invertebrates for the indo-pacific area, for use in the field. Packing my hardback tomes is no longer realistic.

I know there are a couple of iphone apps but I am not sure how comprehensive they are. (and I don t own an iphone)? Are they worthwhile?

Not sure I want to spend 4 days scanning so if anyones got any ideas, please let me know.



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Posted 24 February 2011 - 06:40 PM

Hi Erol,
My favorite book on the tropical pacific is the Reef Creature Identification book by Paul Humann and Ned Deloach published last Nov. I haven't seen it in digital form yet. I don't think its ready for the Kindle or Nook yet. It's only 9 x 6 so it doesn't take up too much room. Good ref book to have at home.


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