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Classification of mammals above the species level

Author: Malcolm C McKenna; Susan K Bell; George Gaylord Simpson
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, [2000], ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Rev. ed.]View all editions and formats
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Embracing more than 5,000 genera, distributed in 425 families and 46 orders, McKenna and Bell's Classification of Mammals is the most comprehensive work to date on the systematics, relationships, and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Classification
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm C McKenna; Susan K Bell; George Gaylord Simpson
OCLC Number: 182575570
Notes: Includes 1 folded table.
This 2nd printing of the work originally published in 1997 includes revisions on some 25 pages. Cf. communication from co-author.
Description: xii, 631 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Malcolm C. McKenna and Susan K. Bell ; with contributions from George G. Simpson [and others].
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As a reference work especially for fossil mammals it is without rival. -- D. C. Kalthoff Palaontologie An extremely useful book. -- F. S. Szalay Choice

 
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