By Georgy I. Shenbrot, Boris R. Krasnov
Any residing organism is sent somewhere. plenty of info on species documents are scattered in guides and museum catalogues, yet just a couple of taxa have merited adequate recognition for a compilation of the to be had facts on their geographic distribution. This ebook is aimed to fill during this hole for the species of the rodent subfamily Arvicolinae. It represents an atlas of the worldwide distribution of all 139 arvicoline species. Distribution maps are compiled from files from the literature and museum catalogues. A map for every species is gifted as either checklist issues and a polygon of a expected distribution. The checklist issues have been georeferenced whereas the polygons of envisioned distributions have been built utilizing the GARP set of rules. The ebook offers an inventory of and distributional information for the subspecies in addition to taxonomic notes and references. the quantity is addressed to experts in theriology, taxonomists, biogeographers and conservationists. it will likely be of use to any zoological library.
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