New book


Terrestrial Cetartiodactyla

Editors: Corlatti L & Zachos FE
ISBN: 978-3-030-24475-0
Series Title: Handbook of the Mammals of Europe
© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2022
527 pages, 9 b/w illustrations, 62 illustrations in colour
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Book description

This volume provides comprehensive overviews of each terrestrial cetartiodactyl species’ biology including palaeontology, physiology, genetics, reproduction and development, ecology, habitat and diet. Their economic significance and management, as well as future challenges for research and conservation are also addressed. Each chapter includes a distribution map, a photograph of the animal and key literature. This authoritative volume of the Handbook of the Mammals of Europe is a timely and detailed compilation of all European terrestrial cetartiodactyls and will appeal to academics and students in mammal research, as well as to professionals dealing with mammal management, including control, use and conservation.