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The Resource Otters : ecology, behaviour, and conservation, Hans Kruuk

Otters : ecology, behaviour, and conservation, Hans Kruuk

Label
Otters : ecology, behaviour, and conservation
Title
Otters
Title remainder
ecology, behaviour, and conservation
Statement of responsibility
Hans Kruuk
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Hans Kruuk offers a meticulous survey of otter species and recent research into their ecology, covering all 13 species worldwide & emphasising conservation management initiatives
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kruuk, H.
Dewey number
599.769
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.C25
LC item number
K785 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QL737.C25
NAL item number
K785 2006
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Otters
  • Otters
  • SCIENCE
  • NATURE
  • Otters
  • Vertebrates
  • Zoology
  • Health & Biological Sciences
  • Uttrar
Label
Otters : ecology, behaviour, and conservation, Hans Kruuk
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-260) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1 Otter ecology and its background; 2 Pen pictures. Thirteen otters of the world: some natural history; 3 Evolutionary relationships, questions and methods of otter ecology; 4 Habitats; 5 Groups and loners: social organization; 6 Scent marking and interactions: social behaviour; 7 Diet; 8 Resources: about fish and other prey; 9 Otters fishing: hunting behaviour and strategies; 10 Thermo-insulation: a limiting factor; 11 Populations, recruitment and competition; 12 Survival and mortality; 13 Syntheses: challenges to otter survival; 14 Otters, people and conservation; References
Control code
137241436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 265 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191513725
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)137241436
Label
Otters : ecology, behaviour, and conservation, Hans Kruuk
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-260) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1 Otter ecology and its background; 2 Pen pictures. Thirteen otters of the world: some natural history; 3 Evolutionary relationships, questions and methods of otter ecology; 4 Habitats; 5 Groups and loners: social organization; 6 Scent marking and interactions: social behaviour; 7 Diet; 8 Resources: about fish and other prey; 9 Otters fishing: hunting behaviour and strategies; 10 Thermo-insulation: a limiting factor; 11 Populations, recruitment and competition; 12 Survival and mortality; 13 Syntheses: challenges to otter survival; 14 Otters, people and conservation; References
Control code
137241436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 265 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191513725
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)137241436

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