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Phillipps' Field Guide to the Mammals of Borneo and their Ecology: Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei and Kalimantan

Field / Identification Guide

By: Quentin Phillipps (Author), Karen Phillipps (Illustrator)

400 pages, 141 plates with colour illustrations; colour photos, colour distribution maps, 12 colour maps

John Beaufoy Books

Paperback | Mar 2016 | #204788 | ISBN-13: 9781906780920
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NHBS Price: £24.99 $31/€28 approx

About this book

A sister publication to the critically acclaimed Phillipps' Field Guide to the Birds of Bomeo, this is a user-friendly field guide to the mammals of Borneo, covering Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei and Kalimantan. Phillipps' Field Guide to the Mammals of Borneo and their Ecology gives descriptions of over 600 species living or reported on the island. These are superbly illustrated in 141 colour plates. Each plate is accompanied by species descriptions covering taxonomy, size, range, distribution, habits and status. Distribution is shown by detailed thumbnail maps. There are 7 habitat plates, 12 regional maps, fast-find graphic indexes and a full overview of vegetation, climate and ecology.

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Quentin Phillipps has been interested in the wildlife and natural history of Borneo all his life. He was born in Sandakan, Sabah and educated there then at King's College Cambridge. Karen Phillipps was also born in Sandakan then studied graphic design at Cambervvell College of Ants and Technology, London. Karen has illustrated numerous books on Asian wildlife.

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