Mammal species of the world : a taxonomic and geographic reference
|Format:||Print Book 2005|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 2 of 2 copies|
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.
Mammals -- Geographical distribution.
|Publisher|| Baltimore :Johns Hopkins University Press,2005
Wilson, Don E.
Reeder, DeeAnn M.
2 volumes ; 26 cm
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)