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By Federico Gemma,Andrew T. Smith,Yan Xie,Robert S. Hoffmann,Darrin Lunde,John MacKinnon,Don E. Wilson,W. Chris Wozencraft

ISBN-10: 0691099847

ISBN-13: 9780691099842

China's gorgeous range of normal habitats--from parched deserts to lush tropical forests--is domestic to greater than 10 percentage of the world's mammal species. A advisor to the Mammals of China is the main finished consultant to all 556 species of mammals present in China. it's the purely single-volume reference of its variety to totally describe the actual features, geographic distribution, traditional historical past, and conservation prestige of each species. An up to date distribution map accompanies every one species account, and colour plates illustrate a majority of species. Written by means of a crew of prime experts, together with Professor Wang Sung who presents a background of chinese language mammalogy, A consultant to the Mammals of China is the appropriate reference for researchers and a pride for somebody attracted to China's wealthy mammal fauna.

  • The definitive, entire, up to date advisor to all of China's 556 mammal species
  • High-quality colour plates accompany the specified textual content
  • Each species account comes with a distribution map
  • Organized taxonomically for simple reference
  • Includes an in depth bibliography

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