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Mammals of Tanzania
Title: Mammals of Tanzania
Creator: William T. Stanley; et al.
Publisher: The Field Museum
Abstract: Beside common African mammals (e.g. lion, elephant), this web page also introduce to small mammals. Notes on several mammals, chiefly those of Tanzania are available. Description of Tanzanian mammalians mainly restrict to species of the mountains in eastern Africa. For each species the following statements are available: taxononomy, pictures, original description, locus typicus, measurements, short descriptions, distribution, comparative notes and references. Two online keys allow to determine certain mammalian species by external features and characters of the skull, respectively. Beside pictures of some mammals, bones and habitats other resources (e.g. literature, some contents as PDF)are provided. [Editorial staff vifabio]
Table of contents: introduction / species (several mammalian species, not only from Tanzania) / key (external characters) / key (skull characters) / geographical map of Tanzania / photo gallery / resources (catalogues, educational materials, literature, field notes) / team
Subject: Mammals of specific environments (599.17)
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Spatial coverage: Tanzania
Audience: Beginner; Intermediate
Language: English; Swahili
Format: website
Resource type: Discipline based websites
Access: free
Metadata update date: 2011-02-14
Metadata provider: SDEI
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