A Field Guide to the Mammals of Egypt by Richard Hoath

By Richard Hoath

A box advisor to the Mammals of Egypt is the 1st entire box consultant to each mammal species recorded in modern Egypt, from gazelle to gerbil, from hyena to hyrax. each one mammal species is defined intimately, as regards to identity beneficial properties, prestige, habitat, and conduct, and with comparisons to comparable species. A map is usually supplied for every species, sincerely exhibiting its present, and often times old, variety. each species is meticulously illustrated—the bats and sea mammals in specific black-and-white illustrations, all different species in scientifically exact colour plates. extra vignettes emphasize facets of mammal habit, conceal the trivia of such good points because the nose-leafs and ear constitution of many of the bat species, and illustrate the tracks and trails of the usually encountered mammals. this can be an imperative reference paintings for a person drawn to the flora and fauna of Egypt, from specialist biologists to abandon tourists and amateurs. moreover, because it describes and illustrates each whale and dolphin species recorded in Egyptian waters, together with the crimson Sea, it is going to be of detailed importance to an individual diving within the zone. The publication is compact, effortless to slide right into a daypack, and good as much as the pains of barren region travel.

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