Marine Mammal Biology : An Evolutionary Approach, Paperback Book

Marine Mammal Biology : An Evolutionary Approach Paperback

Edited by A. Rus Hoelzel

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This work provides a general introduction to the biology of marine mammals, and an overview of the adaptations that have permitted mammals to succeed in the marine environment.

Each chapter, written by experts in their field, offers an up-to-date review and presents the major discoveries and innovations in the field.

Important technical advances such as satellite telemetry and time-depth-recorders are described in boxes.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 448 pages, 359 illustrations
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Marine biology
  • ISBN: 9780632052325



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If I could save three books I own, this book would be one of them. An incredible insight into the biology of marine mammals.