Item #14103 Primates of the World: An Illustrated Guide. Jean-Jacques Petter, François Desbordes.

Primates of the World: An Illustrated Guide

Publisher: Princeton, 2013.
Guide Type: Field Guide
Binding: Hardcover.
Condition: New.
Pages: 186

This stunningly illustrated guide to the world's primates covers nearly 300 species, from the feather-light and solitary pygmy mouse lemurs of Madagascar--among the smallest primates known to exist--to the regal mountain gorillas of Africa. Organized by region and spanning every family of primates on Earth, the book features 72 splendid color plates, facing-page descriptions of key features of each family, and 86 color distribution maps. 'Primates of the World' also includes concise introductory chapters that discuss the latest findings on primate origins and evolution, behavior and adaptations, and classification, making it the most comprehensive and up-to-date primate guide available.

Item #14103
ISBN: 9780691156958

Price: $29.95

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