Description

This authoritative dictionary has been compiled with the aim of giving an overview of the English, German, French and Italian names of mammals. The Basic Table contains, in alphabetical order, the scientific names of families, genera, species and sub-species and synonyms with the identified names detailed in all four languages. These are given in the singular for species and sub-species and in the plural for other terms. The synonyms and subspecies are offered in detail. The editor offers numerous alternative spellings of vernacular names. This dictionary is an outstanding guide for every researcher in mammalogy.

Readership

zoologists

Table of Contents

Preface Abbreviations Basic Table English Index Deutsches Register Index Français Indice Italiano

Details

No. of pages:
868
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
Print ISBN:
9780444518774
Electronic ISBN:
9780080488820

About the author

Murray Wrobel

Affiliations and Expertise

London, UK