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Land Mammals of Southern Africa

Reay H. N. Smithers

Land Mammals of Southern Africa

A Field Guide

by Reay H. N. Smithers

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Intl Specialized Book Service Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal Geography,
  • Identification,
  • Mammals,
  • Africa, Southern

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8332222M
    ISBN 100869542680
    ISBN 109780869542682
    OCLC/WorldCa16356942

    This edition includes: * An easy-to-use system to identify the mammals in the book * Detailed species descriptions, including information on the conservation status, size, food, life expectancy, enemies, habits, voice and breeding of more than of the most common land mammals of southern Africa * More than excellent color photographs of. Southern Africa is home to a wealth of mammal species, occupying a great diversity of habitats. This easy-to-use, compact book is the perfect pocket identification guide to mammals of the region. It covers - in surprising detail - some mammals, from the smallest (bats, sengis and shrews) to the largest, such as elephant, lion and rhinoceros.

      IMO the updated () version of Stuarts' Field Guide to Mammals of Southern Africa is the best book available at the moment. It's the only field guide I have needed on my last 2 trips to southern Africa, and it is up to date on recent changes in taxonomy (or at least it was). Southern Africa has a wealth of mammal species, a total of This comprehensive field guide covers them all. It includes the research in line with various findings and taxonomy; information; maps and images (where available) combined in a modern, full-colour layout; and colour coding introduced according to family groupings/5(17).

    PoachingFacts rating: 5 of 5 stars. Stuarts’ Field Guide to South African Mammals, by wife and husband team Tilde and Chris Stuart, has received its 5th edition as of The latest publication provides expanded coverage compared to the edition so that it now includes wildlife found in Angola, Malawi, and Zambia which neatly rounds out the book’s coverage of the Southern Africa . Superb book with first class descriptions and excellent photographs. I have travelled extensively through Africa and this is the guide I turn to every time. It goes much further than most guide books describing behaviour and other interesting facts about each mammal. Do not go to Southern Africa without taking this book/5(45).


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Land Mammals of Southern Africa by Reay H. N. Smithers Download PDF EPUB FB2

Southern Africa's rich wildlife heritage includes species of land living mammals. Of these, approximately species are likely to be seen. This handy field guide provides information on these land mammals of the region and will assist the reader to identify the various by: Buy Land Mammals of Southern Africa (Visitors' Guides to Africa) on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders Land Mammals of Southern Africa (Visitors' Guides to Africa): Smithers, Reay H.

N.: : BooksAuthor: Reay H. Smithers. Chris Stuart is a well-known author of books on mammals of Africa. This is an excellent book for persons visiting national parks like Kruger in southern Africa and who want to be able to identify the animals they see/5(48).

The Mammal Guide of Southern Africa is a must for game watchers, hikers and anyone with a love for nature. BURGER CILLIÉ grew up in a home where photography and a love for nature was high priority.

out of 5 stars The Mammal Guide of Southern Africa5/5(2). Southern Africa has a wealth of mammal species, a total of – all of which are covered in this fully revised comprehensive field guide.

While the term 'African mammals' conjures up the more celebrated species of elephant, lion, buffalo, leopard and rhino, it is in fact the smaller animals – shrews, genets. Get this from a library. Land mammals of southern Africa: a field guide. [Reay H N Smithers; Clare Abbott].

Land mammals of southern Africa a field guide 1st ed. by Reay H. Smithers. Published by Macmillan South Africa in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. Written in EnglishCited by: About this book. This compact fold-out identification guide illustrates of the larger mammals species commonly found in Southern Africa.

Description: Based on Reay Smithers' original work Land Mammals of Southern Africa, this revised and expanded field guide to Southern African mammals is intended for the general reader as well as the wildlife enthusiast.

A Field Guide to the Mammals of Southern Africa. Available in English, Afrikaans and German. The Southern Africa’s Mammals Guide is a high quality page book providing all the information you need to identify mammals when visiting Southern Africa’s Wildlife and.

The Mammals of the Southern African Sub-region. This comprehensive volume covers all mammals that occur naturally on the African mainland south of the Cunene and Zambezi rivers, and also in the subregion's coastal waters. Buy The Mammal Guide of Southern Africa (): NHBS - Burger Cillie, Briza Publications making it one of the most comprehensive guides to the land mammals of the subregion.

The new edition includes: an easy-to-use system to identify the mammals in the book, detailed species descriptions, and a brand new section which includes. A Field Guide. Author: Peter Apps; Publisher: Southern Book Pub of South Africa ISBN: N.A Category: Nature Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Based on Reay Smithers' original work Land Mammals of Southern Africa, this revised and expanded field guide to Southern African mammals is intended for the general reader as well as the wildlife enthusiast.

With a background that combines zoology and analytical chemistry, he has worked on species ranging from insects to elephants, and has written several books, including Smithers' Mammals of Southern Africa: a Field Guide, and the first edition of Wild Ways. He now lives and works in Botswana for the Botswana Predator Conservation Trust as a Research Partner on the /5(19).

Description: The Complete Book of Southern African Mammals covers each of Southern Africa's mammal species. From the diminutive shrews to the weird and wonderful bats, the carnivores, primates and ungulates (hoofed animals), this guide represents the work of 72 leading authorities in the field of mammal research.

About this book. First published inSmithers' Mammals is an authoritative and popular guide to the mammals of Southern Africa. This revised and updated edition incorporates the latest information brought to light by molecular genetics, while remaining accessible to the layperson and handy in the field.

Land Mammals of Southern Africa: A Field Guide by Reay H. Smithers. Intl Specialized Book Services. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

Greater southern Africa has a wealth of mammal species, almost all of which are covered in this fully updated, comprehensive field guide. Now expanded to include species found in Angola, Zambia and Malawi, it has also been extensively revised to include/5.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(43). Buy Mammals of Southern Africa - Poster (): NHBS - Jonathan Kingdon, Korck Publishingbook reviews and letters. Subscriptions from £30 per year. Go to British Wildlife This poster illustrates species of African mammals found in Southern Africa.

The order Afrosoricida contains the golden moles of southern Africa and the tenrecs of Madagascar and Africa, two families of small mammals .Monsarrat, Sophie Novellie, Peter Rushworth, Ian and Kerley, Graham Shifted distribution baselines: neglecting long-term biodiversity records risks overlooking potentially suitable habitat for conservation management.

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, Vol Cited by: 1. Mammals of Africa, Volumes Jonathan Kingdon, David Happold, Thomas Butynski, Michael Hoffmann, Meredith Happold, Jan Kalina - Nature - - pages. Mammals of Africa (MoA) is a series of six volumes which describes, in detail, every currently recognized species of African land s: 1.