New Books

New book list, January 27, 2020:

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Amphipoda (Flohkrebse) der Schweiz: Checkliste, Bestimmung und Atlas.

[By] Florian Altermatt, Roman Alther, Cene Fiŝer, Vid Ŝvara. Neuchâtel: Info fauna, Centre suisse de cartographie de la faune, 2019.


The beautiful brain: the drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal.

Edited with commentaries by Eric A. Newman, Alfonso Araque, and Janet M. Dubinsky; essays by Larry W. Swanson, Lyndel King, and Eric Himmel. New York: Abrams, 2017.


Carbon dioxide.

By Martin Grosell, Philip L. Munday, Anthony P. Farrell, Colin J. Brauner. Cambridge, MA: Academic Press, 2019.


The correspondence of Charles Darwin. Volume 27, 1879.

Editors: Frederick Burkhardt, Sydney Smith and others. Cambridge [England]; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1985-<2019>


Curlew moon.

By Mary Colwell; illustrated by Jessica Holm. London: William Collins, 2018.


Desert navigator: the journey of an ant.

By Rüdiger Wehner. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2020.


The dragon traders: a collective history of the reptile trade in America and the age of herpetoculture.

By R. Michael Burger. Parador Press, 2018.


The ecology of tropical east Asia.

By Richard T. Corlett, Center for Integrative Conservation, Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China. New York, NY, United States of America: Oxford University Press, 2019.


Especies exóticas marino-costeras: Argentina = Marine-coastal exotic species: Argentina.

E. Schwindt, N. Battini, C. Giachetti, K. Castro, A. Bortolus; editores/editors: Alejandro Bortolus - Evangelina Schwindt. Buenos Aires, Argentina: Vazquez Mazzini Editores, 2018.


Fauna Malesiana: Indo-Malayan reef corals: a generic overview.

B.W. Hoeksema & L.P. van Ofwegen (eds.). Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification; UNESCO, 2003.


A field guide to the venomous snakes of mainland ASEAN nations.

By Merel J. Cox, Mark F. Hoover, Lawan Chanhome, Kumthorn Thirakhupt, Chattraphas Pongcharoen. [Thailand?]: published and distributed by Merel J. Cox, Mark F. Hoover, Lawan Chanhome, Kumthorn Thirakhupt, and Chattraphas Pongcharoen, [2018].


Handbook of the mammals of the world. Volume 9, Bats.

Chief editors, Don E. Wilson, Russell A. Mittermeier; authors, Paolo Cavallini [and 16 others]; color plates, Toni Llobet. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions: Conservation International: IUCN, [2009]-<[2019]>


The hidden world of the fox.

By Adele Brand. New York, NY: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019].


Land snails from the early Miocene Legetet Formation, Koru, Kenya.

By Martin Pickford. München: Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil, December 2019.


Leben im Bernsteinwald.

By Arnold Staniczek; mit Beiträgen von Birte Hauser, Brigitte Rozynek & Ulrich Schmid. Stuttgart: Naturkundemuseum Stuttgart, 2019.


Natural histories. Innumerable insects: the story of the most diverse and myriad animals on earth.

By Michael S. Engel; foreword by Tom Baione. New York: Sterling, an imprint of Sterling Publishing Co., Inc., [2018].


Neptune's laboratory: fantasy, fear, and science at sea.

By Antony Adler. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2019.


Parasites of marine fish and cephalopods: a practical guide.

By Sven Klimpel, Thomas Kuhn, Julian Münster, Dorian D. Dörge, Regina Klapper, Judith Kochmann.


Postembryonic development and polymorphism in some pseudoscorpions from the families Chthoniidae and Neobisiidae (Pseudoscorpiones, Arachnida).

By Rajko N. Dimitrijevič; editor, Božidar P.M. Čurčić. Belgrade: Institute of Zoology, Faculty of Biology, University of Belgrade: Committee for Karst and Speleology, Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, 2004.


Svalbard reindeer (Rangifer tarandus platyrhynchus) a status report.

By Åshild Ønvik Pedersen, [and 24 others]. Tromsø: Norwegian Polar Institute, [2019].


Stadtnatur in Frankfurt: vielfältig, schützenswert, notwendig.

By Indra Starke-Ottich, Georg Zizka. Stuttgart: Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung, [2019].


Die Wildbienen Deutschlands.

By Paul Westrich. Stuttgart: Verlag Eugen Ulmer, [2019].