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Carnivore Ecology in Arid Lands

Series: Adaptations of Desert Organisms

By: J du P Bothma

209 pages, B/w photos, 18 figs, maps

Springer-Verlag

Hardback | Dec 1998 | #64393 | ISBN: 3540592652
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NHBS Price: £197.50 $251/€236 approx

About this book

Following a general introduction to aridity and arid lands in Africa, the major carnivore families are presented. The ecological adaptations of carnivores in arid lands demonstrate the amplitude and resilience of these animals.


Contents

Introduction.- Family Canidae.- Family Felidae.- Family Hyaenidae.- Family Herpestidae.- Families Mustelidae and Viverridae.- Synthesis.- References.- Subject Index.

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