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Introduction to mammalogy

Elmer Lendell Cockrum

Introduction to mammalogy

by Elmer Lendell Cockrum

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Published by Ronald Press Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mammals

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination455 p.
    Number of Pages455
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22810006M

    Mammalogists are obsessed with teeth, and with good reason. The lifestyles of mammals -- especially our consistently high body temperatures and our energetically-expensive habit of feeding our young with milk -- place a great premium on being able to capture, ingest, and digest food as efficiently as possible. The Elements of Mammalogy is one of seven in a Series of First Books of Natural History Prepared for the Use of Schools and Colleges. This succinct little textbook from presents an introduction to mammalogy. The information, albeit not current, is still interesting and of use as a general overview of mammal biology.

    Nematology is the scientific discipline concerned with the study of nematodes, or gh nematological investigation dates back to the days of Aristotle or even earlier, nematology as an independent discipline has its recognizable beginnings in the mid to late 19th century. Koprowski, John L. // Journal of Mammalogy;Feb, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p Reviews the non-fiction book 'Animal Behavior: An Evolutionary Approach,' by J. Alcock. BEHAVIORAL EVOLUTION AS HISTORY AND PROCESS.

    The Crayfish: An Introduction to the Study of Zoology, by Thomas Henry Huxley (HTML at Alberta) My Strange Pets, and Other Memories of Country Life, by Richard Bell (HTML at Forgotten Futures) Memoirs. (Cambridge, Mass. [etc.], ), by Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology (page images at HathiTrust; US access only). This book is the 4th edition of this classic mammalogy textbook geared for an undergraduate class, and it continues to provide an impressive and engaging resource on mammalogy.


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From a modest beginning in the form of a little shrew-like, nocturnal, insect eating ancestor that lived million years ago, mammals evolved into the huge variety of different kinds of animals we see today.

Many species are still small, and follow the lifestyle of the ancestor, but others have adapted to become large grazers and browsers, like the antelopes, cattle, rhinos, and elephants. Introduction to Oceanography is a textbook appropriate to an introductory-level university course in oceanography.

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