New Books

New book list, July 26, 2017:

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Print books:


The American Ornithologists' Union: the first century 1883-1983.

By Keir B. Sterling and Marianne G. Ainley; edited by William E. Davis, Jr., and Byron K. Butler. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Nuttall Ornithological Club, 2016.

QL671.S74 2016

Araguatos o monos aulladores.

By Bernardo Urbani y Rafael Ascanio Vernet. Caracas: Ministerio del Poder Popular para Ciencia y Tecnología, [2008].

QL737.P915 U73 2008

Atlas of mammal distribution through Africa from the LGM (~18 KA) to modern times: the zooarchaeological record.

By Hélène Jousse. Oxford: Archaeopress Publishing Ltd.,[2017].

QL731.A1 J68 2017

The Australian bird guide.

By Peter Menkhorst, Danny Rogers, Rohan Clarke; Jeff Davies, Peter Marsack, Kim Franklin (artists). Clayton South, VIC: CSIRO Publishing, [2017].

QL693.M46 2017

Biogeography: biological diversity across space and time.

By Mark V. Lomolino, Brett R. Riddle, and Robert J. Whittaker. Fifth edition. Sunderland, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Sinauer Associates, Inc., Publishers, [2017].

QH84.B76 2017

British Jurassic regular echinoids. Part 2, Carinacea.

By A. B. Smith. London: The Palaeontographical Society, 2015- .

QE783.E2 S45 2015

Evolution of venomous animals and their toxins.

By P. Gopalakrishnakone, editor-in-chief; Anita Malhotra, editor. Dordrecht: Springer, [2017].

QL100.E94 2017

Half-earth: our planet's fight for life.

By Edward O. Wilson. First edition. New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2016].

QH75.W536 2016

HBW and BirdLife International illustrated checklist of the birds of the world. Volume 2, passerines.

By Josep del Hoyo, Nigel J. Collar; with David A. Christie, Andrew Elliott, Lincoln D.C. Fishpool; colour plates by Richard Allen [and 27 others]. Barcelona, Spain: Lynx Edicions, [2014-2016].

QL677.H77 2014

Ichthyosaurs of the British Middle and Upper Jurassic. Part 1, Ophthalmosaurus.

By Benjamin C. Moon & Angela M. Kirton. London: The Palaeontographical Society, 2016- .

QE862.I2 M66 2016 pt. 1

Jellyfish: ecology, distribution patterns and human interactions.

Gian Luigi Mariottini, editor. New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.,[2017].

QL377.S4 J464 2017

Kalahari cheetahs: adaptations to an arid region.

By M.G.L. Mills, and M.E.J. Mills. First edition. Oxford, United Kingdom; New York, NY, United States of America: Oxford University Press, 2017.

QL737.C23 M55 2017

Lewin's essential genes.

By Jocelyn E. Krebs, Elliott S. Goldstein, Stephen T. Kilpatrick. 3rd ed. Burlington, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning, ©2013.

QH430.L4 2013

Life in the Himalaya: an ecosystem at risk.

By Maharaj K. Pandit. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2017.

QH193.H5 P36 2017

Plant toxins.

P. Gopalakrishnakone, editor-in chief; Célia Regina Carlini, Rodrigo Ligabue-Braun, editors. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer, [2017].

RA1250.P53 2017

Research methods for the biosciences.

Third edition: D. Holmes, P. Moody, D. Dine, L. Trueman. Oxford; New York, NY: Oxford University Press, [2017].

QH315.H65 2017

Rotifers: rotifera monogononta.

By Irena Bielańska-Grajner, Jolanta Ejsmont-Karabin, Stanisław Radwan. First edition. Łódź: Łódź University Press; Kraków: Jagiellonian University Press, 2015.

QL391.R8 B545 2015

The secret life of flies.

By Erica McAlister. Clayton South, Victoria, Australia: CSIRO Publishing, [2017].

QL533.M33 2017

Small cetaceans of Japan: exploitation and biology.

Toshio Kasuya; translation by Toshio Kasuya; translation edited by William F. Perrin. Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2017].

QL737.C4 K264 2017

Snails: biodiversity, biology and behavioral insights.

Chee Kong Yap, editor. New York: Nova Science Publishers, [2017].

QL430.4.S564 2017

Stink bugs: biorational control based on communication processes.

Editors, Andrej Čokl, Miguel Borges. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2017].

QL523.P5 S75 2017

Viruses: agents of evolutionary invention.

By Michael G. Cordingley. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2017.

QR370.C67 2017

Woodland: the story of the animals and people of Woodland Park Zoo.

By John Bierlein and the staff of HistoryLink. First edition. Seattle, WA: HistoryLink and Documentary Media, [2017].

QL76.5.U62 S45 2017




Alabama wildlife. Volume 5.

[Edited by] Ralph E. Mirarchi [and others]. Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, ©2004. HOLLIS# 015069869

QL606.52.U6 A58 2004

Animal vocal communication: assessment and management roles.

By Eugene S. Morton. Second edition. Cambridge, United Kingdom; New York, NY, USA: Cambridge University Press, 2017. HOLLIS# 015045023

QL776.O85 2017

The Antarctic silverfish: a keystone species in a changing ecosystem.

Marino Vacchi, Eva Pisano, Laura Ghigliotti, editors. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015070020

QL638.N6 A58 2017

Biological invasions and its management in China. Volumes 1&2.

Fanghao Wan, Mingxing Jiang, Aibin Zhan, editors. Singapore: Springer, 2017. HOLLIS# 015073550 (v.1) & 015073555 (v.2)

QH353.B565 2017 v. 1-2

The biology of the avian respiratory system: evolution, development, structure and function.

John N. Maina, editor. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing AG, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015070027

QL698.B565 2017

Bird migration across the Himalayas: wetland functioning amidst mountains and glaciers.

Edited by Herbert Prins, Tsewang Namgail. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2017. HOLLIS# 015039039

QL698.9.B56 2017

Birds of Kruger National Park.

By Keith Barnes, Ken Behrens. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2017. HOLLIS# 015070044

QL692.S6 B37 2017

Birds of prey and wind farms: analysis of problems and possible solutions.

Hermann Hötker, Oliver Krone, Georg Nehls, editors. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015039040

QL677.78.B57 2017

California amphibian and reptile species of special concern.

By Robert C. Thomson, Amber N. Wright, and H. Bradley Shaffer; Betsy Bolster, Project Manager, Kristi Cripe, Cartographer and GIS Specialist, Sean J. Barry, Robert N. Fisher, Hartwell H. Welsh Jr., Technical Adivsory Committee. Oakland, CA: University of California Press, [2016]. HOLLIS# 015045024

QL644.73.U5 T46 2016

Britain's spiders: a field guide.

By Lawrence Bee, Geoff Oxford, Helen Smith. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2017. HOLLIS# 015069905

QL458.414.G7 B44 2017

Conserving Africa's mega-diversity in the Anthropocene: the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park story.

Edited by Joris P.G.M. Cromsigt. Cambridge, United Kingdom; New York, NY, USA: Cambridge University Press, 2017. HOLLIS# 015039041

QL84.6.S6 C67 2017

Darwin and the making of sexual selection.

By Evelleen Richards. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2017. HOLLIS# 015039042

QH31.D2 R45 2017

Deep homology? : uncanny similarities of humans and flies uncovered by evo-devo.

By Lewis I. Held, Jr. New York, NY, USA: Cambridge University Press, 2017. HOLLIS# 015039043

QL538.H45 2017

Economics of the marine: modelling natural resources.

By Karyn Morrissey. London; New York: Rowman & Littlefield International, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015039044

GC1015.2.M67 2017

Effective monitoring to evaluate ecological restoration in the Gulf of Mexico.

Contributors: Committee on Effective Approaches for Monitoring and Assessing Gulf of Mexico Restoration Activity, Ocean Studies Board, Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Sciences; a report of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, Medicine. Washington, DC: National Academies Press, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015039045

QH104.5.G84 E34 2017

Evolution in the dark: Darwin's loss without selection.

By Horst Wilkens, Ulrike Strecker. Berlin, Germany: Springer, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015070023

QH351.W545 2017

Evolution of sleep: phylogenetic and functional perspectives.

Edited by Patrick McNamara, Robert A. Barton, Charles L. Nunn. Cambridge, UK; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010. HOLLIS# 015042335

QP425.E96 2010

The future of phylogenetic systematics: the legacy of Willi Hennig.

Edited by David Williams, Michael Schmitt, Quentin Wheeler. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2016. HOLLIS# 015039046

QH83.F88 2016

Global diversity and ecological function of parasites of Euphausiids.

By Jaime Gómez-Gutiérrez, So Kawaguchi, José Raúl Morales-Ávila. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015070038

QL444.M338.G65 2017

Immersion: the science and mystery of freshwater mussels.

By Abbie Gascho Landis. Washington, DC: Island Press, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015039047

QL430.6.G37 2017

Integrative organismal biology.

By Lynn B Martin, Cameron K Ghalambor, H. Arthur Woods. Hoboken, New Jersey: Wiley Blackwell, [2014]. HOLLIS# 015045025

QH438.5.I58 2014

Invertebrate bacteriology: function, evolution and biological ties.

By Aurelio Ciancio. Dordrecht: Springer, [2016]. HOLLIS# 015039048

QL362.C53 2016

Long-term ecological research: changing the nature of scientists.

Edited by Michael R. Willig and Lawrence R. Walker. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, [2016]. HOLLIS# 015045026

QH541.26.L67 2016

Marine and freshwater toxins.

By P. Gopalakrishnakone, editor-in-chief; Vidal Haddad Jr., Aurelia Tubaro, Euikyung Kim, William R. Kem, editors. Dordrecht: SpringerReference, [2016]. HOLLIS# 015043768

QP632.M37 2016

Neuroptera (including megaloptera).

By Charles W. Heckman. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2017. HOLLIS# 015039049

QL512.3.A1 H43 2016

Rising tides: climate refugees in the twenty-first century. John R. Wennersten and Denise Robbins. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 2017. HOLLIS# 015069888

GE149.W46 2017

Snake venoms.

P. Gopalakrishnakone, editor-in-chief; Hidetoshi Inagaki, Carl-Wilhelm Vogel, Ashis K. Mukherjee, Tarek R. Rahmy, editors. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015043769

QP632.V46 S63 2017

Spider venoms.

P. Gopalakrishnakone, editor-in-chief; Gerardo Corzo, Maria Elena de Lima, Elia Diego-García, editors. Dordrecht: Springer Reference,[2016]. HOLLIS# 015043770

QP632.I57 S65 2016

Stochastic communities: a mathematical theory of biodiversity.

By A. K. Dewdney. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015039050

QH541.15.S64 D49 2017e

Trophic ecology.

By James E. Garvey, Matt R. Whiles. Boca Raton: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015039038

QH541.15.F66 G37 2017

Venom genomics and proteomics.

P. Gopalakrishnakone, editor-in-chief, Juan J. Calvete, editor. Dordrecht: Springer Reference, [2016]. HOLLIS# 015043771

RA1255.V46 2016

Wolf nation: the life, death, and return of wild American wolves.

By Brenda Peterson. First Da Capo Press edition. Boston, MA: Da Capo Press, [2017]. HOLLIS# 015039051

QL737.C22 P467 2017