A Field Guide to the Mammals of Central America and Southeast Mexico / Edition 1

A Field Guide to the Mammals of Central America and Southeast Mexico / Edition 1

by Fiona A. Reid
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195064011

ISBN-13: 9780195064018

Pub. Date: 01/28/1998

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA


This is the first comprehensive field guide to the mammals of Central America, one of the most diverse and species-rich regions in the world. Generously illustrated with 48 full-color plates and many drawings, the book is designed for use both by amateur naturalists and professional biologists. The guide provides accounts for all mammals native to the land and…  See more details below

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This is the first comprehensive field guide to the mammals of Central America, one of the most diverse and species-rich regions in the world. Generously illustrated with 48 full-color plates and many drawings, the book is designed for use both by amateur naturalists and professional biologists. The guide provides accounts for all mammals native to the land and surrounding waters of Central America and southeast Mexico. Detailed accounts include complete descriptions, measurements, range maps, and comparisons with similar species. The entire distribution, habitat, endangered status, and behaviors are also described, with sources of scientific references. For travelers to the region, a guide to the major parks and preserves is provided, with lists of the animals likely to found in each.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195064018
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

List of Color Plates

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