• Twitter
  • Facebook
Theme
Currency
Log-in | Register | My Basket : arrow

Your shopping basket is currently empty.

0 items - 0.00
Our Publications

The Pemberley Bookshop

Our Shop

Why not come and peruse our comprehensive range of natural history titles at our well stocked bookshop, where you can also receive our expert advice. Click here for details of our shop.

Bats of Southern and Central Africa: A biogeographic and taxonomic synthesis

by Monadjem, A.; Taylor, P.J.; Cotterill, F.; Schoeman, M.C.

  • Hardback £75.00
  • New Book Availability : Usually available within 5 day(s)
  • Add to wishlist
  • Catalogue No : 41483
  • ISBN : 9781776145829
  • Published : 2020
  • Cover : Hardback
  • Pages : 640

Our customers have not yet submitted a review for this title - click here to be the first to write a review

Description:

Second revised edition. This revised edition of Bats of Southern and Central Africa builds on the solid foundation of the first edition and supplements the original account of bat species then known to be found in Southern and Central Africa with an additional eight newly described species, bringing the total to 124. The chapters on evolution, biogeography, ecology and echolocation have been updated, citing dozens of recently published papers. The book covers the latest systematic and taxonomic studies, ensuring that the names and relationships of bats in this new edition reflect current scientific knowledge. The species accounts provide descriptions, measurements and diagnostic characters as well as detailed information about the distribution, habitat, roosting habits, foraging ecology and reproduction of each species. The updated species distribution maps are based on 6 100 recorded localities. A special feature of the 2010 publication was the mode of identification of families, genera and species by way of character matrices rather than the more generally used dichotomous keys. Since then these matrices have been tested in the field and, where necessary, slightly altered for this edition. New photographs fill in gaps and updated sonograms aid with bat identification in acoustic surveys. The bibliography, which now contains more than 700 entries, will be an invaluable aid to students and scientists wishing to consult original research.

You may also like...

Guide to the Butterflies of the Palearctic Region: Papilionidae 3: Parnassiinae. Tribes Zerynthiini and Luehdorfiini

Guide to the Butterflies of the Palearctic Region: Papilionidae 3:

Stetten, J.M. von; Bozano, G.C.

Price £32.00

Bats of Britain, Europe and Northwest Africa

Bats of Britain, Europe and Northwest Africa

Dietz, C.; Helversen, O. von; Nill, D.

Price £48.75

(Save £16.25)

Bats of Britain and Europe

Bats of Britain and Europe

Dietz, C.; Kiefer, A.

Price £24.00

(Save £6.00)

Social Calls of the Bats of Britain and Ireland

Social Calls of the Bats of Britain and Ireland

Middleton, N.; Froud, A.; French, K.

Price £38.00

A guide to British bats (Identification Chart)

A guide to British bats (Identification Chart)

Jones, K.; Walsh, A.

Price £3.75

Atlas of the Bats (Chiroptera) of Slovenia

Atlas of the Bats (Chiroptera) of Slovenia

Presetnik, P.; Koselj, K.; Zagmajster, M. (Eds)

Price £29.50

Subscribe to our mailing list More details about our mailing list arrow