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The Smithsonian book of North American mammals

Author: Don E Wilson; Sue Ruff; American Society of Mammalogists.
Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents descriptions and illustrations of hundreds of North American mammals, along with their scientific and common names and information on behavior, diet, reproduction, growth, longevity, and habitat.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don E Wilson; Sue Ruff; American Society of Mammalogists.
ISBN: 1560988452 9781560988458
OCLC Number: 40417638
Notes: "In association with the American Society of Mammalogists."
Description: xxv, 750 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Order didelphimorphia : Family didelphidae : Opossums --
Order xenarthra : Family dasypodidae : Armadillos --
Order insectivora : Shrews and moles --
Order chiroptera : Bats --
Order carnivora : Carnivores --
Order cetacea : Whales and dolphins --
Order sirenia : Manatees --
Order artiodactyla : Even-toed hoofed mammals --
Order rodentia : Rodents --
Order lagomorpha : Pikas, rabbits, and hares.
Other Titles: North American mammals
Responsibility: edited by Don E. Wilson and Sue Ruff.
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Presents descriptions and illustrations of hundreds of North American mammals, along with their scientific and common names and information on behavior, diet, reproduction, growth, longevity, and habitat.

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