A Guide to the Mammals of China by Federico Gemma,Andrew T. Smith,Yan Xie,Robert S.

By Federico Gemma,Andrew T. Smith,Yan Xie,Robert S. Hoffmann,Darrin Lunde,John MacKinnon,Don E. Wilson,W. Chris Wozencraft

China's wonderful range of average habitats--from parched deserts to lush tropical forests--is domestic to greater than 10 percentage of the world's mammal species. A consultant to the Mammals of China is the main complete consultant to all 556 species of mammals present in China. it's the simply single-volume reference of its variety to totally describe the actual features, geographic distribution, usual historical past, and conservation prestige of each species. An up to date distribution map accompanies every one species account, and colour plates illustrate a majority of species. Written by way of a staff of prime experts, together with Professor Wang Sung who offers a background of chinese language mammalogy, A consultant to the Mammals of China is the fitting reference for researchers and a satisfaction for an individual drawn to China's wealthy mammal fauna.

  • The definitive, complete, updated advisor to all of China's 556 mammal species
  • High-quality colour plates accompany the particular textual content
  • Each species account comes with a distribution map
  • Organized taxonomically for simple reference
  • Includes an in depth bibliography

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