New Books

New book list, May 13, 2019:

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Print books: 


Amphibian biology: volume 11, part 6. Status of conservation and decline of amphibians: Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands.

Edited by Harold Heatwole. Chipping Norton, NSW: Surrey Beatty & Sons; Exeter [U.K.]: Pelagic Publishing, 1994-


Annelida: volume 1. Annelida Basal Groups and Pleistoannelida, Sedentaria 1.

Edited by Günter Purschke, Markus Böggemann, and Wilfried Westheide. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, [2019- ]


Atlas of the hydrophiloid beetles of Britain and Ireland.

By G.N. Foster, D.T. Bilton, M. Hammond, B.H. Nelson. Telford: FSC Publications, [2018].


The book of snakes: a life-size guide to six hundred species from around the world.

By Mark O'Shea. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2018.


Ecological vignettes: ecological approaches to dealing with human predicaments.

By Eugene Odum; with cartoons by Sidney Harris and Tom Hammond.

[Amsterdam]: Harwood Academic Publishers, 1998.


Europe: a natural history.

By Tim Flannery (with Luigi Boitani). New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2019.



Faunal diversity of Chail Wildlife Sanctuary (District Solan, Himachal Pradesh.

Edited by The Director, Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata. Kolkata: Zoological Survey of India, September, 2018.


Faunal diversity of Kachchh Biosphere Reserve, Gujarat: vertebrates.

By Sanjeev Kumar and H.S. Banyal; edited by The Director, Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata. Kolkata: Zoological Survey of India, August, 2018.


Höh(l)enluft und Wissensraum: die Gassel-Tropfsteinhöhle im Salzkammergut zwischen Alltagskultur, Naturkunde und wissenschaftlicher Forschung.

By Johannes Mattes (Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften), Dietmar Kuffner (Verein für Höhlenkunde Ebensee); mit Beiträgen von Herbert Ahamer [and 30 others]. Linz: Oberösterreichisches Landesmuseum, 2018.

The last snake man: the remarkable true-life story of an Aussie legend and a century of snake shows.

By John Cann; with Jimmy Thomson. Sydney: Allen & Unwin, 2018.


Mauritius underwater / Maurice sous-marine.

By Gérald Rambert.[Mauritius]: Éditions Orphie; [2017]


The national and state animals of India and their conservation status.

By Professor Madhab Chandra Dash. Delhi: Kalpaz Publications, 2018.


A naturalist's guide to the reptiles of India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

By Indraneil Das and Abhijit Das. New Delhi: Prakash Books,2017.


The ocean ecology of Pacific salmon and trout.

[Edited by] Richard J. Beamish. Bethesda, MD: American Fisheries Society, 2018.


On microcosms.

Erna Aescht (ed.). Linz: Land Oberösterreich, Biologiezentrum/Oberösterreichisches Landesmuseum Linz, 2018.


Pisces: atlas.

By Blaise Zaugg. Neuchâtel: Info fauna - Centre suisse de cartographie de la faune, [2018].


Pisces: guide d'identification = Bestimmungshilfe.

By Blaise Zaugg, Kevin Huguenin. Neuchâtel, Suisse: Info fauna, Centre suisse de cartographie de la faune, 2018.


The red-necked grebe: a monograph of a vociferous inhabitant of marshy lakes.

By Jan Johan Vlug. Kiel: Ornithologische Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Schleswig-Holstein und Hamburg e.V., März 2018.


Return of the wolf: conflict & coexistence.

By Paula Wild. Madeira Park, BC: Douglas and McIntyre (2013) Ltd., [2018].


Specimens of hair: the curious collection of Peter A. Browne.

By Robert McCracken Peck; photographs by Rosamond Purcell. New York, NY: Blast Books, 2018.


Studies of rhesus monkeys and their behaviors.

Alejandra Ibáñez Contreras and Braulio Hernández Godínez, editors.  New York: Nova Science, 2018.


Der Südwesten im digitalen Geländemodell: Wie LiDAR-Daten unsere Sicht auf die Welt verändern.

Von Hartmut Seyfried, Theo Simon, Elena Beckenbach und Thomas Müller.

Neustadt an der Aisch [Germany]: VDS, Verlagsdruckerei Schmidt, 2019.


Sustainable development, international aviation, and treaty implementation.

Edited by Armand de Mestral, Peter Paul Fitzgerald, MD Tanveer Ahmad.

Cambridge, United Kingdom; New York, NY, USA: Cambridge University Press, 2018.


A taxonomic monograph of the Bark and ambrosia beetles of the West Indies (Coleoptera, Curculionoidea, Scolytidae).

By Donald E. Bright.Gainesville: Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry, 2019.


Taxonomic review of "quediine" subtribes of Staphylinini (Coleoptera: Staphilinidae: Staphilininae) of mainland China.

By Aleš Smetana. Prague, Czech Republic: Jan Farkač, 2017.


Time in ecology: a theoretical framework.

By Eric Post. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, [2019].


To the ends of the earth: Ireland's place in bird migration.

By Anthony McGeehan. Cork, Ireland: The Collins Press, 2018.


Wilderness and diversity of life in Nepal's Chitwan National Park: with ecology and natural history of Nepal's Terai parks: with colour photographs by the authors.

By Tej Kumar Shrestha, Sabina Shrestha, Amtaz Kumar Shrestha.

Kathmandu, Nepal: Mrs. Bimla Shrestha, 2017.