Mammal species of the world : a taxonomic and geographic reference

Format: Print Book 2005
Availability: Available at 1 Library 2 of 2 copies
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Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Museum of Natural History Mammals QL708 .M35 2005 v. 1
Location  Carnegie Museum of Natural History
 
Collection  Mammals
 
Call Number  QL708 .M35 2005 v. 1
 
 
Carnegie Museum of Natural History Mammals QL708 .M35 2005 v. 2
Location  Carnegie Museum of Natural History
 
Collection  Mammals
 
Call Number  QL708 .M35 2005 v. 2
 
 
Summary

Wilson and Reeder's Mammal Species of the World is the classic reference book on the taxonomic classification and distribution of the more than 5400 species of mammals that exist today. The third edition includes detailed information on nomenclature and, for the first time, common names. Each concise entry covers type locality, distribution, synonyms, and major reference sources. The systematic arrangement of information indicates evolutionary relationships at both the ordinal and the family level. This indispensable reference work belongs in public and academic libraries throughout the world and on the shelf of every biologist who works with mammals.

Additional Information
Subjects Mammals -- Classification.
Mammals -- Geographical distribution.
Publisher Baltimore :Johns Hopkins University Press,2005
Edition 3rd ed.
Contributors Wilson, Don E.
Reeder, DeeAnn M.
Language English
Description 2 volumes ; 26 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (volume 2, pages 1601-1944) and indexes.
ISBN 0801882214 (hardcover set (vols. 1 and 2) : alk. paper)
0801882389 (hardcover, vol. 1 : alk. paper)
0801882397 (hardcover, vol. 2 : alk. paper)
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