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Opossums, shrews, and moles of British Columbia

Author: David W Nagorsen
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, ©1996.
Series: Royal British Columbia Museum handbook.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:The mammals of British Columbia, v. 2

A comprehensive summary of the most up-to-date information on these intriguing mammals.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David W Nagorsen
ISBN: 0774805633 9780774805636
OCLC Number: 495216650
Description: 1 vol. (169 p.) : ill., cartes dont 1 dépl. ; 22 cm.
Contents: PrefaceGeneral Biology of OpossumsGeneral Biology of Insectivores IntroductionForm and StructureFood Habits Insectivores in British ColumbiaHabitat and Community EcologyReproduction, Development of the Young and LongevityConserving Energy and Winter SurvivalRelations with HumansConservationStudying Insectivores Taxonomy and Nomenclature Checklist Identification KeysKey to Whole AnimalsKey to Skulls Species AccountsNorth American Opossum (Didelphis virginiana)Black-backed Shrew (Sorex arcticus)Pacific Water Shrew (Sorex Bendirii)Common Shrew (Sorex cinereus)Pygmy Shrew (Sorex hoyi)Dusky Shrew (Sorex monticolus)Water Shrew (Sorex palustris)Trowbridge's Shrew (Sorex trowbridgii)Tundra Shrew (Sorex tundrensis)Vagrant Shrew (Sorex vagrans)Shrew-mole (Neurotrichus gibbsii)Coast Mole (Scapanus orarius)Townsend's Mole (Scapanus townsendii)Appendix 1: Selected Body Measurements and Weights of BritishColumbian InsectivoresAppendix 2: Scientific Names of Plant and Animal Species Mentionedin this BookGlossaryReferencesAcknowledgementsIndex
Series Title: Royal British Columbia Museum handbook.
Responsibility: David W. Nagorsen ; illustrated by Michael Hames and Bill Adams.


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