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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
Ungulates
Mammals -- Encyclopedias
Mammals.
Ungulates.
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
9788496553774
Other Titles Mammals of the world : hoofed mammals
Hoofed mammals