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
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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
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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 ...

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  • Publisher : Viking Adult
  • Release Date : 1997-01-01
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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  • Publisher : Viking Adult
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release Date : 2020-11-10
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-09
  • Total pages : 50
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2002-08-15
  • Total pages : 452
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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  • Publisher : Scholastic UK
  • Release Date : 2018-11-01
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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  • Release Date : 1988-04-01
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  • ISBN : 0128172770
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  • Publisher : R. Gayle Hawkins
  • Release Date : 2017-11-18
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  • ISBN : 0128172770
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Summary : A recollection of various moments with the feline world throughout life. Insights of their personalities as well as their interactions with the world around them. Readers will find some of the moments comical as well as well thought out by my feline friends. Feline Moments offers a simple look into ...

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  • Release Date : 2020-09-22
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-10-22
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-02-17
  • Total pages : 30
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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Summary : the realistic painting book for all familly...

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  • Publisher : Amherst Media, Inc
  • Release Date : 2018-04-15
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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Summary : Larry Johnson is the world's leading cat photographer and portraitist. His book Cat Show Cats contains his exquisite photographs and wisdom about the nature of cats. He photographs at over thirty-five cat shows throughout the year in the US and throughout the world. Larry is a trained photographer with special ...

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  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2019-09-19
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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  • Author : Nicholas J. Saunders
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-04-15
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 0128172770
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Summary : Icons of Power investigates why the image of the cat has been such a potent symbol in the art, religion and mythology of indigenous American cultures for three thousand years. The jaguar and the puma epitomize ideas of sacrifice, cannibalism, war, and status in a startling array of graphic and ...