Pocket Photoguide to Mammals of Southern Africa

Pocket Photoguide to Mammals of Southern Africa

by Burger Cillie
     
 
Handy, compact and concise, this is an indispensable companion for every hiker, hunter and nature lover – small enough to fit into any bag or pocket, and yet it provides valuable information on no fewer than 87 mammal species, from big cats to bush babies.

Illustrated by clear, full-color photographs, each species also has a comprehensive description, and lists

Overview

Handy, compact and concise, this is an indispensable companion for every hiker, hunter and nature lover – small enough to fit into any bag or pocket, and yet it provides valuable information on no fewer than 87 mammal species, from big cats to bush babies.

Illustrated by clear, full-color photographs, each species also has a comprehensive description, and lists species with which it may be confused, and their differences. To assist with identification, each entry is accompanied by accurate illustrations of typical tracks left y each mammal – a separate photographic section on dung helps further identification. Full-color maps and habitat keys provide important information at a glance on the distribution, and any subspecies that may occur, and it preferred habitat. Also listed where appropriate are the most recent maximum and minimum standards set for trophy hunters by Safari Club International and Rowland Ward.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781919938028
Publisher:
Jonathan Ball Publishers
Publication date:
01/01/2003
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
4.13(w) x 7.09(h) x (d)

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Meet the Author

BURGER CILLIÉ is a well-known wildlife photographer and the author of various field guides to the mammals of Southern Africa.

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