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Mammals of Alaska

Author: S O MacDonald; Joseph A Cook
Publisher: Fairbanks, Alaska : University of Alaska Press ; Bristol : University Presses Marketing [distributor], 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the polar bear and the gray wolf to the walrus and river otter, there are 115 species of mammals in Alaska that have never been fully catalogued until now. Biologists Joseph A. Cook and Stephen O. MacDonald have compiled here the first comprehensive guide to all of Alaska's mammals, big and small, endearing and ferocious. Through extensive fieldwork and research the authors have produced a unique and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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MacDonald, S.O. (Stephen O.).
Mammals of Alaska.
Fairbanks, Alaska : University of Alaska Press ; Bristol : University Presses Marketing [distributor], 2010
(OCoLC)457149047
Material Type: Document, Government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: S O MacDonald; Joseph A Cook
ISBN: 9781602231160 1602231168
OCLC Number: 946192981
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; A Brief History of Mammalogy and Mammal Collectors in Alaska; Appreciating the Limits of Our Knowledge of Alaska's Mammalian Diversity; Beringian Coevolution Project; Specimen Representation: Time and Space; Study Area; Regional Overviews; Alaska's Island Archipelagos; Materials and Methods; Fieldwork; Collaborations; Additional Museum Studies; Laboratory Studies; Museum Specimens; Accounts of Species and Subspecies; The Recent Mammals of Alaska; Faunal Composition; List of Species; Order PROBOSCIDEA; Order SIRENIA; Order PRIMATES. Order RODENTIAOrder LAGOMORPHA; Order SORICOMORPHA; Order CHIROPTERA; Order CARNIVORA; Order ARTIODACTYLA; Order CETACEA; Literature Cited; Appendices; Appendix 1; Appendix 2; Appendix 3; Appendix 4; Appendix 5; Appendix 6; Appendix 7; Appendix 8; Appendix 9; Appendix 10; Appendix 11; Appendix 12; Index.
Responsibility: Stephen O. MacDonald and Joseph A. Cook.

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From the polar bear and the gray wolf to the walrus and river otter, this title includes 115 species of mammals in Alaska. It includes several maps indicating populations and locations of species.  Read more...

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