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Author McCleery, Robert A., 1972- author.

Title Methods for ecological research on terrestrial small mammals / Robert McCleery, Ara Monadjem, L. Mike Conner, James D. Austin, and Peter J. Taylor
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2021
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Description 1 online resource (x, 368 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Passive Methods for Small Mammal Research -- 3. Active Detection Techniques -- 4. Lethal and Nonlethal Sampling for Genetics, Disease Studies, and Curatorial Collections -- 5. Methods for Marking -- 6. Recording Anatomical and Reproductive Features -- 7. Design of Trapping Studies -- 8. Studying Movements -- 9. Estimating Population Demographics -- 10. Communities and the Environment -- 11. Dietary Studies on Small Mammals -- 12. Small Mammal Behaviors: Personality, Activity, and Fear -- 13. Predator-Mediated Sampling of Small Mammal Communities -- 14. Ecological and Taxonomic Study of Morphology -- 15. Genetic Studies on Small Mammals
Summary A comprehensive and invaluable resource, Methods for Ecological Research on Terrestrial Small Mammals is a must-have for any ecologist working on small mammals
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on January 14, 2022)
Subject Electronic books.
Mammals -- Ecology.
Mammals -- Research -- Methodology
Electronic books.
Mammals -- Ecology.
Form Electronic book
Author Austin, James D., author.
Conner, L. Mike, author.
Monadjem, Ara, author.
Taylor, Peter John, 1963- author.
ISBN 1421442124