New Books

New book list, October 5, 2018:

click to view a gallery of select cover images


Print books:



A cura di Benedetto Lanza [and others]. Bologna: Calderini, 2007.

Animal diversity.

By Cleveland P. Hickman, Jr., and others. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education, [2018]

Australian Bryozoa, volumes 1-2.

Editors, Patricia L. Cook, Philip E. Bock, Dennis P. Gordon and Haylee J. Weaver. Clayton South, VIC: CSIRO Publishing, [2018]

Australian predators of the sky.

By Penny Olsen; foreword by Sean Dooley. Canberra: National Library of Australia, 2015.

Biologie und Ethik: Natur im Griff?: die Sendungen des Funkkollegs.

Regina Oehler (Hrsg.). Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller); Franfurt am Main: Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung, [2018]

Birds of Nicaragua: a field guide.

By Liliana Chavarría-Duriaux, David C. Hille; illustrated by Robert Dean. Ithaca: Comstock Publishing Associates, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2018.

The birds of the Falkland Islands: an annotated checklist.

By Robin W. Woods. Tring: British Ornithologists' Club, 2017.

Budapest geokalauza = Budapest geoguide.

Szerkesztők - editors, Gyalog László (GyL), Maros Gyula (MGy), Pelikán Pál (PP) ; további szerzők - additional authors: Albert Gáspár (AG) [and 8 others]. Budapest: Kiadja a Magyar Földtani és Geofizikai Intézet, [2016].

Coleoptera: Megalopodidae, Orsodacnidae, Chrysomelidae: Donaciinae, Criocerinae.

Jan Bezděk & Roman Mlejnek. Zlín, Czech Republic: Vít Kabourek, 2016.

A complete guide to reptiles of Australia.

By Steve Wilson and Gerry Swan. Chatswood, NSW: Reed New Holland, 2017.

The curious life of krill: a conservation story from the bottom of the world.

By Stephen Nicol; foreword by Marc Mangel. Washington, DC: Island Press, [2018]

Denizlerin sessiz güzellikleri: Hasan Güleşçi koleksiyonu = Silent beauties of the seas: Hasan Güleşçi collection.

By Hasan Güleşçi. Istanbul: Ofset Yapımevi Yayınları, 2016.

Early stages of fishes in the Western North Atlantic Ocean: Davis Strait, Southern Greenland and Flemish Cap to Cape Hatteras.

By Michael P. Fahey. [Place of publication not identified]: [publisher not identified], 2007.

Finch trapping in the Kimberley: a history of commercial finch trapping in the Kimberley Division of Western Australia.

By Kevin Howard Coate, Lance Howard Merritt. Carlisle, Western Australia: Hesperian Press, 2015.

Grasswrens: Australian outback identities.

By Andrew Black and Peter Gower. Stepney, South Australia: Axiom, [2017]

Graumulle: Cryptomys und Fukomys.

By Sabine Begall, Hynek Burda, Radim Šumbera. Magdeburg: VerlagsKG Wolf, 2018.

A guide to freshwater fishes of Oregon.

By Douglas F. Markle; color illustrations by Joseph R. Tomelleri. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 2016.

In the light of evolution, v. 10. Comparative phylogeography.

John C. Avise and Francisco J. Ayala, editors. Washington, D.C.: National Academies Press, 2017.

The Kimberley: endemic frogs, reptiles, birds & mammals.

Craig Ward with Ian Morris. Mossman, Qld.: Sevare, 2017.

Listening in the field: recording and the science of birdsong.

By Joeri Bruyninckx. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, [2018]

The lizards, crocodiles, and turtles of Honduras: systematics, distribution, and conservation.

By James R. McCranie. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology, 2018.

Mammalia. Pt. 2, Erinaceomorpha, Soricomorpha, Lagomorpha, Rodentia.

A cura di Giovanni Amori, Longino Contoli, Armando Nappi. Milano: Calderini, 2008.

Mammalia. Pt. 5, Chiroptera.

By Benedetto Lanza. Bologna: Calderini, [2012]

Manual do empreendedor em ciências do mar.

By Roberto de Freitas Rocha, Carlos Alberto Seifert Junior, Luiz Carlos Krug; revisor científico, Danilo Calazans; ilustrações, Kely Martinato. Pelotas: Editora Textos, 2016.

Marine biodiversity of the Kimberley, 1880s-2009.

Edited by Diana Jones, Clay Bryce, Jane Fromont, and Glenn Moore. Perth, Western Australia: Western Australian Museum, [2018]

Microfossils through time: an introduction: first steps in micropaleontology.

By M. Dan Georgescu. Stuttgart: Schweizerbart Science Publishers, 2018.

A natural history of Cumberland Island, Georgia.

By Carol Ruckdeschel. Macon, Georgia: Mercer University Press, 2017.

The ornithology of the Baudin expedition (1800-1804).

By Justin J.F.J. Jansen. Grave [Netherlands]: Justin J.F.J. Jansen, [2018]


By Bruno Massa, Paolo Fontana, et al. Bologna: Calderini, agosto 2012.


A cura di Romolo Fochetti, J. Manuel Tierno de Figueroa. Bologna: Calderini, 2008.

Porifera I: Calcarea, Demospongiae (partim), Hexactinellida, Homoscleromorpha.

A cura di Maurizio Pansini, Renata Manconi, Roberto Pronzato.  Milano: Calderini, [2011]

Ramon Margalef, ecólogo de la biosfera: una biografía cientifica.

Narcís Prat, Joandomènec Ros, Francesc Peters. Barcelona: Universitat de Barcelona: Fundació Agbar, [2015]

Rattlesnakes of Arizona.

Edited by Gordon W. Schuett, Martin J. Feldner, Charles F. Smith, Randall S. Reiserer; original art, Tell Hicks; foreword, Bayard H. Brattstrom. Rodeo, New Mexico: ECO Publishing, [2016]


A cura di Claudia Corti [and others]. Bologna: Calderini, 2011.

Researching functional ecology in Kosciuszko National Park.

Edited by Hannah Zurcher, Ming-Dao Chia, Michael Whitehead and Adrienne Nicotra.  Acton, A.C.T.: ANU eView, 2017.

The restless clock: a history of the centuries-long argument over what makes living things tick.

By Jessica Riskin. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2016.

Révision des Anthene africains (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae).

By Michel Libert. Nairobi: African Butterfly Research Institute, 2010. [on hold at circulation desk]

Snakes of the Eastern United States.

By Whit Gibbons. Athens: The University of Georgia Press, [2017]

Urban raptors: ecology and conservation of birds of prey in cities.

Edited by Clint W. Boal and Cheryl R. Dykstra. Washington: Island Press, [2018]

Virtuoso by nature: the scientific worlds of Francis Willughby FRS (1635-1672).

Edited by Tim Birkhead. Leiden; Boston: Brill, [2016]

Viviparous fishes.

Edited by Mari Carmen Uribe and Harry J. Grier. Homestead, FL: New Life Publications, 2005.