Felines of the World

Written By Giovanni G. Bellani
Felines of the World
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 September 2019
  • ISBN : 0128172770
  • Pages : 486 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
GET THIS BOOKFelines of the World


Read or download book entitled Felines of the World written by Giovanni G. Bellani which was release on 19 September 2019, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Felines of the World: Discoveries in Taxonomic Classification and History provides the most recent taxonomic, paleontological, phylogenetic and DNA advances of wild felid and domestic cat species following guidelines dictated by the IUCN SSC Cat Specialist Group. It highlights the importance of felines and their role as predators in maintaining the ecological biome balance in which they have evolved. The book delves into the anatomical, evolutionary and zoogeographic features of fossil and current felid species. Each species is described in detail, detailing its classification, habitat and biological habits. This book also presents the most updated threat and conservation status of each species. This book is an ideal resource for zoologists and paleontologists, primarily those interested in the evolution and features of extinct and extant felines. Details the lineage, features and habits of over 40 felid species Covers all species within the Felidae family, including lions, lynxes, pumas and domestic cats Features detailed and colorful illustrations, diagrams and species location maps Informs readers on endangered species, current threats and conservation efforts

Felines of the World

Felines of the World
  • Author : Giovanni G. Bellani
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-19
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : Felines of the World: Discoveries in Taxonomic Classification and History provides the most recent taxonomic, paleontological, phylogenetic and DNA advances of wild felid and domestic cat species following guidelines dictated by the IUCN SSC Cat Specialist Group. It highlights the importance of felines and their role as predators in maintaining ...

Cat Gurus

Cat Gurus
  • Author : Mister Peebles
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-09
  • Total pages : 50
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : Be guided and inspired by the world's favourite felines with this fabulous set of advice cards. Money problems? Consult Blackie the millionaire cat. Having a bad day? Ask the Cheshire Cat how he stays smiling. Lacking courage? Be inspired by Felicette, the first cat in space. Simply select a card ...

Wild Cats of the World

Wild Cats of the World
  • Author : Luke Hunter
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Wildlife
  • Release Date : 2019-03-19
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : From the rabbit-sized Black-footed Cat of southern Africa to bear-killing Amur tigers of the Russian Far East, the 38 members of the Cat Family include some of the world's most fascinating and magnificent species on earth. Supremely adapted for the kill, all cats are obligate carnivores; they survive only by preying ...

Rebel Cats Brave Tales of Feisty Felines

Rebel Cats  Brave Tales of Feisty Felines
  • Author : Kimberlie Hamilton
  • Publisher : Scholastic UK
  • Release Date : 2018-11-01
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : Fur-raising tales of real-life Rebel Cats! Discover secrets, stories and facts about history's most fascinating felines! An engaging collection about over 30 cats who are the heroes of their own stories, Rebel Cats introduces us to fur-raising facts and adventures from around the world and across the centuries....

A Cat s Tale

A Cat s Tale
  • Author : Dr. Paul Koudounaris,Baba the Cat
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release Date : 2020-11-10
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : "Fun, fanciful, and even informative." —People The first comprehensive history of felines—from the laps of pagan gods to present-day status as meme stars—as revealed by a very learned tabby with a knack for hunting down facts Since the dawn of civilization, felines have prowled alongside mankind as they ...

Big Cats

Big Cats
  • Author : Francis Hurst,Chris McNab,Caroline Curtis
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : "For thousands of years, the Felidae or cat family have fascinated mankind, fostering conflicting emotions of fear, hatred, respect, admiration and even affection. Big cats in particular have a special place in our relationship with the natural world."--p. 6....

Heal Yourself Heal the World

Heal Yourself  Heal the World
  • Author : Deborah King
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-10-10
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : Deborah King, spiritual leader and New York Times bestselling author of Be Your Own Shaman, inspires and teaches her proven method of LifeForce Energy Healing in this definitive and accessible book that will forever change the way you connect to your energy. What’s standing between you and the life ...

Famous Felines

Famous Felines
  • Author : David Alderton
  • Publisher : Grub Street Publishers
  • Release Date : 2010-03-10
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : A delightful hiss-torical survey of cats in popular culture. Louis Wain and Beatrix Potter adored them, but Walt Disney preferred dogs; cats have been depicted in art, books and, more recently, film and TV as lovable but determined creatures. Where the dog is loving but stupid, the cat is clever ...

The Cat Hall of Fame

The Cat Hall of Fame
  • Author : Terri Epstein,Judy Epstein Gage
  • Publisher : Birch Lane Press
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : Presents a selection of pun-filled profiles of noted felines in history and the arts, including Napawleon Bonaparte and the film "Catsablanca"...

Felids and Hyenas of the World

Felids and Hyenas of the World
  • Author : Dr. Jose R. Castello
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-20
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : The most comprehensive and user-friendly photographic field guide to the world’s wildcats and hyenas From the Leopard Cat of Asia, the Black-footed Cat of Africa, and the Amur Tiger of Siberia to South America’s Ocelots and North America’s Bobcats, the wildcats known as felids are among the ...

The Wild Cat Book

The Wild Cat Book
  • Author : Fiona Sunquist,Mel Sunquist
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2014-10-02
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : From the ancient Egyptian cat goddess, Bastet, to the prophet Muhammad’s favorite cat, Muezza, and our contemporary obsession with online cat videos, felines have long held a place of honor in their human counterparts’ homes and cultures. But the domestic cat is just one of many feline species, and ...

Wild Cats of the World

Wild Cats of the World
  • Author : Mel Sunquist,Fiona Sunquist
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2002-08-15
  • Total pages : 452
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : A detailed volume on thirty-six species of cats from around the world, from the two-pound black-footed cat to the 500-pound tiger, draws on a wide range of sources and provides information on each variety's characteristics, distribution, ecology, behavior, status in the wild, and conservation efforts....

Egyptian Mythology Ancient Gods and Goddesses of the World

Egyptian Mythology   Ancient Gods and Goddesses of the World
  • Author : Jonalyn Crisologo,John Davidson
  • Publisher : Mendon Cottage Books
  • Release Date : 2015-01-10
  • Total pages : 43
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : Egyptian Mythology - Ancient Gods and Goddesses of the World Table of Contents Introduction Ancient Egyptian Mythology: An Overview The Creation of the Universe and the Earth Major Gods and Goddesses Nun and Neith The Benben Stone, Atum, and the Bennu (Phoenix) Ptah Apep and Sobek The first family of ...

Wine Cats

Wine Cats
  • Author : Craig McGill,Susan Elliot
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 126
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : Cats....

A Cat s Guide to Humans

A Cat s Guide to Humans
  • Author : George the Cat, owner of Celia Haddon
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2019-09-19
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128172770
GET BOOK

Summary : 'Do you need a human in the first place? If you do, do not adopt a human on impulse. You may not get the right one for your lifestyle.' George the Cat is the feline world's favourite agony aunt. Now he brings us his irresistible, hilarious A-Z guide for ...