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Land mammals of Southern Africa

Reay H.N Smithers

Land mammals of Southern Africa

a field guide.

by Reay H.N Smithers

  • 46 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL14998677M
ISBN 100333447182

  *** Do you plan to go on a Safari in Southern Africa, Namibia, Simbabwe, Botswana or Kenya? Then this is the app for you: Based on the renowned reference work "Mammals of Southern Africa" from Burger Cillié, the app covers species. All larger mammals of the southern African sub-region are included. With more than excellent /5(5). Description: Greater southern Africa has a wealth of mammal species, almost – all of which are covered in this fully updated, comprehensive field guide. Now expanded to include species found in Angola, Zambia and Malawi, it has also been extensively revised to include: • the most recent research and taxonomy • revised distribution maps and many new images • .


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Land mammals of Southern Africa by Reay H.N Smithers Download PDF EPUB FB2

Southern Africa's rich wildlife heritage includes species of land living mammals. Of these, approximately species are likely to be seen. This handy field guide provides information on these land mammals of the region and will assist the reader to identify the various by: Buy Land Mammals of Southern Africa (Visitors' Guides to Africa) on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders Land Mammals of Southern Africa (Visitors' Guides to Africa): Smithers, Reay H.

N.: : BooksAuthor: Reay H. Smithers. Chris Stuart is a well-known author of books on mammals of Africa. This is an excellent book for persons visiting national parks like Kruger in southern Africa and who want to be able to identify the animals they see/5(48).

The Mammal Guide of Southern Africa is a must for game watchers, hikers and anyone with a love for nature. BURGER CILLIÉ grew up in a home where photography and a love for nature was high priority. out of 5 stars The Mammal Guide of Southern Africa5/5(2).

Southern Africa has a wealth of mammal species, a total of – all of which are covered in this fully revised comprehensive field guide. While the term 'African mammals' conjures up the more celebrated species of elephant, lion, buffalo, leopard and rhino, it is in fact the smaller animals – shrews, genets.

Get this from a library. Land mammals of southern Africa: a field guide. [Reay H N Smithers; Clare Abbott]. Land mammals of southern Africa a field guide 1st ed. by Reay H. Smithers. Published by Macmillan South Africa in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. Written in EnglishCited by: About this book.

This compact fold-out identification guide illustrates of the larger mammals species commonly found in Southern Africa. Description: Based on Reay Smithers' original work Land Mammals of Southern Africa, this revised and expanded field guide to Southern African mammals is intended for the general reader as well as the wildlife enthusiast.

A Field Guide to the Mammals of Southern Africa. Available in English, Afrikaans and German. The Southern Africa’s Mammals Guide is a high quality page book providing all the information you need to identify mammals when visiting Southern Africa’s Wildlife and.

The Mammals of the Southern African Sub-region. This comprehensive volume covers all mammals that occur naturally on the African mainland south of the Cunene and Zambezi rivers, and also in the subregion's coastal waters.

Buy The Mammal Guide of Southern Africa (): NHBS - Burger Cillie, Briza Publications making it one of the most comprehensive guides to the land mammals of the subregion.

The new edition includes: an easy-to-use system to identify the mammals in the book, detailed species descriptions, and a brand new section which includes. A Field Guide. Author: Peter Apps; Publisher: Southern Book Land mammals of Southern Africa book of South Africa ISBN: N.A Category: Nature Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Based on Reay Smithers' original work Land Mammals of Southern Africa, this revised and expanded field guide to Southern African mammals is intended for the general reader as well as the wildlife enthusiast.

With a background that combines zoology and analytical chemistry, he has worked on species ranging from insects to elephants, and has written several books, including Smithers' Mammals of Southern Africa: a Field Guide, and the first edition of Wild Ways.

He now lives and works in Botswana for the Botswana Predator Conservation Trust as a Research Partner on the /5(19). Description: The Complete Book of Southern African Mammals covers each of Southern Africa's mammal species.

From the diminutive shrews to the weird and wonderful bats, the carnivores, primates and ungulates (hoofed animals), this guide represents the work of 72 leading authorities in the field of mammal research.

About this book. First published inSmithers' Mammals is an authoritative and popular guide to the mammals of Southern Africa. This revised and updated edition incorporates the latest information brought to light by molecular genetics, while remaining accessible to the layperson and handy in the field.

Land Mammals of Southern Africa: A Field Guide by Reay H. Smithers. Intl Specialized Book Services. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.

Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Greater southern Africa has a wealth of mammal species, almost all of which are covered in this fully updated, comprehensive field guide. Now expanded to include species found in Angola, Zambia and Malawi, it has also been extensively revised to include/5.

Buy Stuarts' Field Guide to Mammals of Southern Africa (Field Guide Series) Expanded ed by Chris &. Mathilde Stuart (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(43). Buy Mammals of Southern Africa - Poster (): NHBS - Jonathan Kingdon, Korck Publishingbook reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £30 per year. Go to British Wildlife This poster illustrates species of African mammals found in Southern Africa.

The order Afrosoricida contains the golden moles of southern Africa and the tenrecs of Madagascar and Africa, two families of small mammals. Monsarrat, Sophie Novellie, Peter Rushworth, Ian and Kerley, Graham Shifted distribution baselines: neglecting long-term biodiversity records risks overlooking potentially suitable habitat for conservation management.

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, Vol Cited by: 1. Mammals of Africa, Volumes Jonathan Kingdon, David Happold, Thomas Butynski, Michael Hoffmann, Meredith Happold, Jan Kalina - Nature - - pages. Mammals of Africa (MoA) is a series of six volumes which describes, in detail, every currently recognized species of African land s: 1.

This comprehensive volume covers all mammals that occur naturally on the African mainland south of the Cunene and Zambezi rivers, and also in the subregion's coastal waters. Extensively revised and updated for the new edition, it now includes the latest data from from mammal research in southern Africa along with the radical taxonomic changes across all levels of.

This little book is great for people interested in the tracks and droppings of Southern Africa’s mammals. For each species, the author includes a distribution map within Southern Africa, as well as a description of the animal, its diet, and its faeces. This edition includes: * An easy-to-use system to identify the mammals in the book * Detailed species descriptions, including information on the conservation status, size, food, life expectancy, enemies, habits, voice and breeding of more than of the most common land mammals of southern Africa * More than excellent color photographs of.

Southern Africa is home to a wealth of mammal species, occupying a great diversity of habitats. This easy-to-use, compact book is the perfect pocket identification guide to mammals of the region. It covers - in surprising detail - some mammals, from the smallest (bats, sengis and shrews) to the largest, such as elephant, lion and rhinoceros.

IMO the updated () version of Stuarts' Field Guide to Mammals of Southern Africa is the best book available at the moment. It's the only field guide I have needed on my last 2 trips to southern Africa, and it is up to date on recent changes in taxonomy (or at least it was).

Southern Africa has a wealth of mammal species, a total of This comprehensive field guide covers them all. It includes the research in line with various findings and taxonomy; information; maps and images (where available) combined in a modern, full-colour layout; and colour coding introduced according to family groupings/5(17).

PoachingFacts rating: 5 of 5 stars. Stuarts’ Field Guide to South African Mammals, by wife and husband team Tilde and Chris Stuart, has received its 5th edition as of The latest publication provides expanded coverage compared to the edition so that it now includes wildlife found in Angola, Malawi, and Zambia which neatly rounds out the book’s coverage of the Southern Africa.

Superb book with first class descriptions and excellent photographs. I have travelled extensively through Africa and this is the guide I turn to every time. It goes much further than most guide books describing behaviour and other interesting facts about each mammal.

Do not go to Southern Africa without taking this book/5(45). Competition note: There are regional mammal books covering southern Africa, for example, but none that covers the whole continent in a portable format. The smaller-format and more concise Kingdon Pocket Guide to African Mammals may be more appealing to a more general safari market, but is much less comprehensive and more out of date.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published under title: Land mammals of southern Africa. Description: pages: illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color) ; 22 cm. African animals list with pictures and facts. Click on the pictures to discover more about each species. List of African Animals: Introduction.

Africa is the world’s second largest continent (Asia is the largest). With habitats ranging from tropical rainforest to desert, Africa is home to many of the world’s best-known animals.

Buy A Field Guide to Mammals of Southern Africa New edition by Stuart, Chris, Stuart, Tilde (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(46). Wikimedia Commons has media related to Mammals of South Africa.: Pages in category "Mammals of South Africa" The following pages are in this category, out of total.

: The mammals of the southern African subregion () by Smithers, Reay H. N and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books /5(4). Genre/Form: Field guides Identification: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Smithers' mammals of southern Africa.

Halfway House: Southern Book Publishers, PDF | OnB.L. Penzhorn and others published The mammal guide of southern Africa, B. Cillié: book review | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.

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"The Complete Book of Southern African Mammals" covers each of Southern Africa's mammal species. From the diminutive shrews to the weird and wonderful bats, the carnivores, primates and ungulates (hoofed animals), this guide represents the work of 72 leading authorities in the field of mammal research.5/5(1).South Africa is a large country, ranked 25th by size in the world, and is situated in the temperate latitudes and to a range of climate types present, a patchwork of unique habitat types occur, which contribute to its biodiversity and level of list incorporates the mainland and nearshore islands and waters only.

The submerged though ecologically .This book is intended to meet the interests of both the professional scientist and the layman and it appears to have achieved this dual purpose with very considerable success. It deals with about 1, mammals (including subspecies) in South Africa south of a transverse line from the Zambesi River in the east to the Cunene River on the west coast; as a rule, only very general Cited by: