By Federico Gemma,Andrew T. Smith,Yan Xie,Robert S. Hoffmann,Darrin Lunde,John MacKinnon,Don E. Wilson,W. Chris Wozencraft
China's attractive variety of normal habitats--from parched deserts to lush tropical forests--is domestic to greater than 10 percentage of the world's mammal species. A consultant to the Mammals of China is the main finished advisor to all 556 species of mammals present in China. it's the simply single-volume reference of its sort to totally describe the actual features, geographic distribution, average historical past, and conservation prestige of each species. An updated distribution map accompanies every one species account, and colour plates illustrate a majority of species. Written by means of a crew of best experts, together with Professor Wang Sung who presents a heritage of chinese language mammalogy, A consultant to the Mammals of China is the proper reference for researchers and a pride for somebody drawn to China's wealthy mammal fauna.
- The definitive, entire, updated advisor to all of China's 556 mammal species
- High-quality colour plates accompany the distinctive textual content
- Each species account comes with a distribution map
- Organized taxonomically for simple reference
- Includes an in depth bibliography
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