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Stuarts’ Field Guide to the Larger Mammals of Africa

ISBN 
9781775842743
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R370.00
Published 
June 2017
About the book: 
Of the more than 5,500 mammals species worldwide, at least 1,200 occur in Africa. Stuarts’ Field Guide to the Larger Mammals of Africa  concentrates on the more visible and easily distinguished larger species, as well as some of the more frequently seen smaller mammals.
 
This new edition has been extensively revised, expanded and redesigned and includes:
  • the most recent research and taxonomy
  • revised distribution maps and many new images
  • colour-coded grouping of orders
  • size icons
  • detailed descriptions of each species, offering insight into key identification characters, typical behaviour, preferred habitat, food choice, reproduction and longevity
  • whales and dolphins now featured too
Other titles by this author 
About the Author
Chris & Mathilde Stuart have published a range of authoritative, best-selling field guides and other titles on African mammals, wildlife and conservation, as well as numerous scientific papers and popular articles.
 
Mathilde holds a doctorate in medicine from the University of Innsbruck; Chris holds an MSc from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

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