Walker's mammals of the world.

Author
Other titles
  • Mammals of the world
  • Mammals of the world
  • Mammals of the world.
Edition
  • Fifth edition
Published
  • Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press 1991
Physical description
2 volumes (xlv, 1629 pages) : illustrations ; 27 cm
ISBN
  • 080183970X
  • 9780801839702
  • 080183870X
  • 9780801838705
  • 0801838703
Notes
  • Revised edition of: Walker's mammals of the world. 4th ed. 1983-
  • Originally entitled: Mammals of the world.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 1501-1614) and index.
Contents
  • V.1: Foreword / by Durward L. Allen -- Preface -- World distribution of mammals -- Monotremata : Monotremes -- Marsupalia : Marsupials -- Insectivora : Insectivores -- Macroscelidea : Macroscelididae : elephant shrews -- Dermoptera : Cynocephalidae : colugos, or flying lemurs -- Chiroptera : Bats -- Scandentia : Tupaiidae : tree shrews -- Primates : primates -- Xenarthra : xenarthrans -- Pholidota : Manidae : pangolins, or scaly anteaters -- Lagomorpha : pikas, rabbits, hares -- Rodentia : rodents -- v. 2: Rodentia : rodents (continued) -- Cetacea : whales, dolphins, porpoises -- Carnivora : dogs, bears, raccoons, weasels, mongooses, hyenas, and cats -- Pinnipedia : seals, sea lions, and walrus -- Tubulidentata : Orycteropodidae : aardvark, ant bear -- Proboscides : Elephantidae : elephants -- Hyracoidea : Procaviidae : hyraxes, dassies -- Sirenia : manatees, dugong, and sea cow -- Perissodactyla : odd-toed ungulates (hoofed mammals) -- Artiodactyla : even-toed ungulates (hoofed mammals).
Related item
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Classification.
  • Illustrated
  • Nonfiction.
  • text
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • This comprehensive reference work, now in its fifth edition, covers more than 1,100 genera of mammals, including one hundred that did not appear in previous editions, and lists more than 4,000 species.--From publisher description.

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Aberystwyth University Library: Hugh Owen: Level E QL703.W1
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University of Bristol Libraries: Biological Sciences Library QL703 NOW 7 day loan: vacation loan
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University of Edinburgh Libraries: Veterinary Library (REFERENCE) QL703 Now 1991 Ref.
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University of Glasgow Library: James Herriot Library Zoology W14 1991-N vol. 1
University of Glasgow Library: James Herriot Library Zoology W14 1991-N vol. 2
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