Field guide to the large and medium-sized mammals of Pakistan by T. J. Roberts

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Published by Oxford University Press in Karachi .

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-252) and index.

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StatementT.J. Roberts.
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 259 p. :
Number of Pages259
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Open LibraryOL17175198M
ISBN 100195795687
LC Control Number2006332670

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This field guide covers 65 species, with detailed life history accounts and individual photographs/pen and ink drawings of the large and medium-sized mammals of Pakistan.

The book also examines how modernization has affected the mammals' environment and creates a better awareness of Pakistan's natural wildlife heritage that is in imminent Author: Thomas J. Roberts. Get this from a library. Field guide to the large and medium-sized mammals of Pakistan. [T J Roberts].

This field guide covers 65 species, with detailed life history accounts and individual photographs/pen and ink drawings of the large and medium-sized mammals of Pakistan.

The book also examines how modernization has affected the mammals' environment and creates a better awareness of Pakistan's natural wildlife heritage that is in imminent. Field Guide to the Large & Medium-Sized Mammals of Pakistan. Oxford University Press.

This seems like a reasonable book and I haven’t seen anything better for Pakistan. Roberts, T.J. Field Guide to the Small Mammals of Pakistan. Oxford University Press. Other published works include The Mammals of Pakistan (), The Butterflies of Pakistan (), Field Guide to the Small Mammals of Pakistan ().

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Our region of western Asia has a considerable diversity of theses animals, although many species are in danger of extinction, or, like the Persian lion. Distribution of Hog Deer (Axis porcinus) in Sindh, Pakistan. Large and Medium sized mammals of Pakistan.

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Special Note: The information on this page was taken from the field guide, A Guide to The Snakes of Pakistan, Edition Chimaira Frankfurt am Mainby Dr.

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Brahm for allowing me to use the information from this book, under. A Field Guide to Indian Mammals. Dorling Kindersley, Delhi. This is by far the best field guide I have seen for Indian mammals.

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A robust protruding muzzle is present. The nostrils are protruberant and are separated by a philtrum. The globe of the eyes are prominent, large and dark-brown in colour.

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