Handbook of Marine Mammals the Second Book of Dolphins and the Porpoises (volume6)
- List Price: $235.00
- Binding: Hardcover
- Publisher: Academic Pr
- Publish date: 09/01/1998
Volume 6 covers the remaining dolphins and porpoises in a series of 17 chapters, each written by a specialist author with extensive personal research experience of the species. Each chapter provides a description of the species, and includes sections on the aspects of distribution and abundance, anatomy, physiology, behavior, reproduction, parasites and diseases and the impact of human activity on the animal's population and well-being. Numerous maps, photos and drawings illustrate the text.