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Walker's mammals of the world. 1

Author: Ronald M Nowak; Ernest Pillsbury Walker
Publisher: Baltimore Johns Hopkins University Press 1999
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6. edView all editions and formats
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Walker himself devoted more than thirty years to the original project-and remains true to Walker's vision, smoothly combining thorough scholarship with a popular, readable style to preserve and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald M Nowak; Ernest Pillsbury Walker
ISBN: 0801857899 9780801857898
OCLC Number: 550908187
Description: LI, 836 Seiten zahlreiche Illustrationen
Contents: Volume IForeword, by Don E. WilsonPrefaceWorld Distribution of MammalsClass Mammalia: MammalsMonotremata: Monotremes Didelphimorphia: American Opossums Paucituberculata: Caenolestidae: "Shrew" OpossumsMicrobiotheria: Microbiotheriidae: Monito del Monte Dasyuromorphia: Australasian Carnivorous MarsupialsPeramelemorphia: Bandicoots Notoryctemorphia: Notoryctidae: Marsupial "Mole"Diprotodontia: Koala, Wombats, Possums, Wallabies, and KangaroosXenarthra: XenarthransInsectivora: InsectivoresScandentia: Tupaiidae: Tree ShrewsDermoptera: Cynocephalidae: Colugos, or Flying LemursChiroptera: BatsPrimates: PrimatesCarnivora: Dogs, Bears, Raccoons, Weasels, Civets, Mongooses, Hyenas, and CatsIndexVolume IIPinnipedia: Seals, Sea Lions, and WalrusCetacea: Whales, Dolphins, and PorpoisesSirenia: Dugong, Sea Cow, and ManateesProboscidea: Elephantidae: ElephantsPerissodactyla: Odd-toed Ungulates (Hoofed Mammals)Hyracoidea: Procaviidae: Hyraxes, or DassiesTubulidentata: Orycteropodidae: Aardvark, or Ant BearBibymalagasia: Plesiorycteropodidae: BibymalagasyArtiodactyla: Even-toed Ungulates (Hoofed Mammals)Pholidota: Manidae: Pangolins, or Scaly Anteaters Rodentia: RodentsLagomorpha: Pikas, Rabbits, and HaresMacroscelidea: Macroscelididae: Elephant ShrewsLiterature CitedIndex
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