The Resource Mammals of China, Andrew T. Smith and Yan Xie, editors ; Robert S. Hoffmann [and others], contributing authors ; Federico Gemma, illustrator ; Wang Sung, honorary editor

Mammals of China, Andrew T. Smith and Yan Xie, editors ; Robert S. Hoffmann [and others], contributing authors ; Federico Gemma, illustrator ; Wang Sung, honorary editor

Label
Mammals of China
Title
Mammals of China
Statement of responsibility
Andrew T. Smith and Yan Xie, editors ; Robert S. Hoffmann [and others], contributing authors ; Federico Gemma, illustrator ; Wang Sung, honorary editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
China's breathtaking diversity of natural habitats--from mountains and deserts to grasslands and lush tropical forests--is home to more than 10 percent of the world's mammal species. This one-of-a-kind pocket guide describes the characteristics, geographic distribution, natural history, and conservation status of all 558 species of mammals found in China. An up-to-date distribution map accompanies each species account, and beautiful color illustrations by wildlife artist Federico Gemma depict a majority of the species. The definitive text is written by leading specialists and follows the mo
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
599.0951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL729.C5
LC item number
G85 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton pocket guides
Label
Mammals of China, Andrew T. Smith and Yan Xie, editors ; Robert S. Hoffmann [and others], contributing authors ; Federico Gemma, illustrator ; Wang Sung, honorary editor
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Order Proboscidea -- Order Sirenia -- Order Scandentia -- Order Primates -- Order Rodentia -- Order Lagomorpha -- Order Erinaceomorpha -- Order Soricomorpha -- Order Chiroptera -- Order Pholidota -- Order Carnivora -- Order Perissodactyla -- Order Artiodactyla -- Order Cetacea
Control code
ocn835048214
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (395 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691154275
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
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22573/ctt25zfgp
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32178669
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)835048214
  • pebcs0691154279

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