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Author Altrichter, Mariana, author

Title Handbook of the mammals of the world. 2, Hoofed mammals / chief editors, Don E. Wilson, Russell A. Mittermeier ; associate editors: Sue Ruff, Albert Martínez-Vilalta ;photographic editor, Josep del Hoyo ; authors, Mariana Altrichter [and 28 others]
Published Barcelona : Lynx Edicions, [2011]


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Description 885 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 32 cm
Contents Introduction: D.E. Wilson -- Order Tubulidentata. Family Orycteropodidae (aardvark) / W.A. Taylor -- Order Hyracoidea. Family Procaviidae (hyraxes) / H.N. Hoeck -- Order Proboscidea. Family Elephantidae (elephants) / G. Wittemyer -- Order Pholidota. Family Manidae (pangolins) / P. Gaubert -- Order Perissodactyla. Family Equidae (horses and relatives) / D.I. Rubenstein ; Family Rhinocerotidae (rhinoceroses) / E. Dinerstein ; Family Tapiridae (tapirs) / E.P. Medici -- Order Artiodactyla. Family Camelidae (camels) / W.L. Franklin ; Family Suidae (pigs) / E. Meijaard, J.P. d'Huart & W.L.R. Oliver ; Family Tayassuidae (peccaries) / A.B. Taber [and others] ; Family Hippopotamidae (hippopotamuses) / R.L. Lewinson ; Family Tragulidae (chevrotains) / E. Meijaard ; Family Moschidae (musk-deer) / C.P. Groves ; Family Cervidae (deer) / S. Mattioli ; Family Bovidae (hollow-horned ruminants) / C.P. Groves & D.M. Leslie, Jr. ; Family Antilocapridae (pronghorn) / J.A. Byers ; Family Giraffidae (giraffe and okapi) / J.D. Skinner & G. Mitchell -- References -- Index
Notes "Published ... in association with Conservation International and IUCN"--Cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Ungulates -- Encyclopedias
Mammals -- Encyclopedias
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
Author Wilson, Don E., editor
Mittermeier, Russell A., editor
Conservation International
International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
ISBN 8496553779
Other Titles Mammals of the world : hoofed mammals
Hoofed mammals