New Books

New book list, May 25, 2018:

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Print books:


All the world's primates.

Edited by Noel Rowe and Marc Myers; foreword by Jane Goodall; introduction by Russell A. Mittermeier and Anthony B. Rylands; notes on primate taxonomy and species concepts by Colin Groves. Charlestown, Rhode Island: Pogonias Press, [2016].

Animal languages in the Middle Ages: representations of interspecies communication.

Alison Langdon, editor. Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, [2018].

Annals of Bryozoology 6: aspects of the history of research on bryozoans.

Edited by Patrick N. Wyse Jackson & Mary E. Spencer Jones. Dublin, Ireland: International Bryozoology Association, 2018.

The art of naming.

By Michael Ohl; translated by Elisabeth Lauffer. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, [2018].

Aspekty bioraznoobrazii͡a = Aspects of Biodiversity.

Compiled by Igor Ya. Pavlinov. Moskva: Tovarishchestvo nauchnykh izdaniĭ KMK, 2011.

Beiträge zur Geschichte der Zoogeographie. Volume 10.

By Michael Wallaschek. Halle (Saale): Michael Wallaschek, 2015-

Bird anatomy for artists.

By Dr. Natalia Balo. Limited first edition. [Kahibah, New South Wales]: Blackman Consulting Pty Ltd, 2013.

Birds of the Indonesian Archipelago: greater Sundas and Wallacea.

By James A. Eaton, Bas van Balen, Nick W. Brickle, Frank E. Rheindt; colour plates by Richard Allen, and others. First edition: November 2016. Barcelona, Spain: Lynx, 2016.

Branchiura: a compendium of the geographical distribution and a summary of their biology.

By Lourelle A.M. Neethling and Annemarè Avenant-Oldewege. Leiden: Brill, [2017].

Catalogue of human geography materials in the Morio Ono collection.

By Hara Ryūichi, Nanri Hiroko, Nishiaki Yoshihiro. Tōkyō: Tōkyō Daigaku Sōgō Kenkyū Hakubutsukan, 2017.

Common minimum technical standards and protocols for biobanks dedicated to cancer research.

By Maimuna Mendy, Elodie Caboux, Rita T. Lawlor, Jessica Wright, and Christopher P. Wild. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer, 2017.

Condiciones biológicas: pesqueras y artes de pesca en la franja marino costera dentro de la primera milla náutica en las provincias del Guayas y El Oro - Ecuador, durante 2012. Editores, Instituto Nacional de Pesca (INP), Secretaría Nacional de Educación Superior, Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación.

Guayaquil, Ecuador: Instituto Nacional de Pesca, 2014.

Conservation and development in India: reimagining wilderness.

Edited by Shonil Bhagwat. Abingdon, Oxon; New York, NY: Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2018.

Contributions to the history of Australasian ornithology. Volume 3.  

Edited by William E. Davis, Jr. [and others]. Cambridge, Mass.: Nuttall Ornithological Club, 2008-

The correspondence of Charles Darwin. Vol. 25, 1877.

[Editors, Frederick Burkhardt, Sydney Smith].Cambridge [Cambridgeshire]; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1985-<2016>

Darwin comes to town: how the urban jungle drives evolution.

By Menno Schilthuizen. First U.S. edition. New York, N.Y.: Picador, 2018.

Environmental DNA: for biodiversity research and monitoring.

By Pierre Taberlet. Aurélie Bonin, Lucie Zinger, Eric Coissac. First Edition. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2018.

The fishes of Pennsylvania.

Jay R. Stauffer Jr., Robert W. Criswell, Douglas P. Fischer; photographs by Robert W. Criswell. El Paso, TX: Cichlid Press, 2016.

Fundamentals of soil ecology.

By David C. Coleman, Mac A. Callaham, Jr., D.A. Crossley, Jr. Third edition. London, United Kingdom: Academic Press, an imprint of Elsevier, [2018].

Guide to common freshwater fishes of Kenya.

By Dr. Wanja Dorothy Nyingi. Nairobi: Moran (E.A.) Publishers Limited, 2013.

A guide to milkfish culture in the Western Indian Ocean region.

By Edwin D. Requintina, Aviti J. Mmochi, and Flower E. Msuya. Zanzibar, Tanzania: Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association :Institute of Marine Sciences, University of Dar es Salaam, 2008.

A guide to the behavior & enrichment of laboratory rodents. Contributors and affiliations: Christina Winnicker, Brianna Gaskill, Joe Garner, Kate Pritchett-Corning. [Wilmington, MA]: Charles River Laboratories, 2012.

Guide to the butterflies of the Palearctic Region. Satyrinae, pt. V. Tribe Satyrini.

Editor: G. C. Bozano. Milano: Onmes Artes; 1999-

Handbook of the mammals of the world. Volume 7, rodents 2.

Chief editors, Don E. Wilson, Russell A. Mittermeier; associate editors, Sue Ruff, Albert Martínez-Vilalta; authors, Paolo Cavallini ... [et al.]. Barcelona: Lynx, c2009-<c2017>

Die Heuschrecken Österreichs.

Thomas Zuna-Kratky, Armin Landmann, Inge Illich, Lisbeth Zechner, Franz Essi, Kurt Lechner, Alois Ortner, Werner Weißmair, Günther Wöss ; ARGE Heuschrecken Österreichs ; unter Mitarbeit und mit umfänglichen Beiträgen von: Hans-Martin Berg [and 14 others]. Linz: Land Oberösterreich - Oberösterreichisches Landesmuseum Linz, 2017.

Historical Snakeys.

By John Cann. Rodeo, NM: ECO Herpetological Publishing & Distribution, 2014.

Insekten im Wald: viefalt, funktionen und bedeutung.

By Beat Wermelinger. 1. Auflage. Bern: Haupt Verlag; Birmensdorf: Eidg. Forschungsanstalt WSL, 2017.

Manifeste du muséum =Muséum manifesto.

By Luc Abbadie [and sixteen others]. Muséum manifesto[Paris]: Reliefs: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle, [2017]

Megadiversity: earth's biologically wealthiest nations.

Russell A. Mittermeier, Cristina Goettsch Mittermeier ; coordinator, Patricio Robles Gil ; foreword, Edward O. Wilson.1st English ed.[México, D.F.] :CEMEX,1997.

Metry glubin: chelovek poznaet glubiny Okeana ot parusno-parovogo korveta "Chellendzher" do glubokovodnykh obitaemykh appratov.

L.I. Moskalëv; risunki I͡U.M. Smirina i V.A. Chernyshëva. Moskva: Tovarishchestvo nauchnykh izdaniĭ KMK, 2005.

Morskie "Viti͡azi" Rossii :ėkspedit͡sii NIS "Viti͡azʹ" IV, (1982--1993) i trekh ego predshestvennikov. [Marine "knights" of Russia].

O.A. Kuznet͡sov, V.G. Neĭman. Moskva: Nauka, 2008.

Il Museo di storia naturale dell'Università degli studi di Firenze = The Museum of Natural History of the University of Florence.Museum of Natural History of the University of Florence. Volumes 1-4.

Firenze, Italy: Firenze University Press, 2009-

A naturalists's guide to the mammals of Australia.

By Peter Rowland and Chris Farrell. Mammals of Australia. Oxford: John Beaufoy Publishing Ltd., 2017.

A naturalist's guide to the primates of Southeast Asia: East Asia and the Indian Sub-Continent.

By Chris R. Shepherd, Lorette Anne Shepherd. Oxford: John Beaufoy Publishing Limited, 2017.

La nature dévorée: un essai photographique sur l'exploration de la foret pluviale africaine.

[By] Anthony L. Rose, Russell A. Mittermeier, Olivier Lagrand, Okyeame Ampadu-Agyei et Thomas M. Butynski; photographies de Karl Ammann ; traduction : Fanja Andriamialisoa.Première édition. Palos Verdes, CA :Altisima Press,[2004]

Nauchno-issledovatelʹskoe sudno "Viti͡azʹ" i ego ėkspedit͡sii 1949-1979 gg. [Research vessel Vityaz and her expeditions 1949-1979.].

Redakt͡sionnai͡a kollegii͡a, A.S. Monin (predsedatelʹ) and others .Moskva: Izd-vo "Nauka", 1983.

A photographic field guide to the birds of the Australian high country.

By Neil Hermes. Oxford: John Beaufoy Publishing, 2017.

Prehistoric artifacts collected by E.S. Morse, housed in the Department of Anthropology and Prehistory, the University Museum, the University of Tokyo.

By Hiroyuki Hatsukano. Tōkyō: Tōkyō Daigaku Sōgō Kenkyū Hakubutsukan, 2017.

A preliminary review of the nominal genus Villosa of freshwater mussels (Bivalvia, Unionidae) in North America.

By G. Thomas Watters. Cebu, Philippines: Conchology, Inc.: Harxheim, Germany: ConchBooks, [2018].

Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium on Trichoptera, Łódź-Zakopane (Poland), 12-16 September 1989. Edited by Cezary Tomaszewski. Poznań: Adam Mickiewicz University Press, 1991.

Rooms of wonder: from Wunderkammer to museum, 1599-1899: an exhibition at the Grolier Club, 5 December 2012-2 February 2013.

Curated by Florence Fearrington. New York: Grolier Club, c2013.

San Diego County mammal atlas.

Editors, Scott Tremor, Drew Stokes, Wayne Spencer, Jay Diffendorfer, Howard Thomas, Susan Chivers, Philip Unitt; illustrator, Jennifer Zee. San Diego, California: San Diego Natural History Museum, 2017.

The secret life of whales.

By Micheline Jenner. Sydney, NSW: NewSouth Publishing, 2017.

Spineless: portraits of marine invertebrates, the backbone of life.

By Susan Middleton; foreword by Sylvia A. Earle. New York: Abrams, 2014.

Studies on decapoda and copepoda in memory of Michael Türkay.

Célio Magalhães, Carola Becker, Peter Davie, Sven Klimpel, Pedro Martínez-Arbizu and Moritz Sonnewald (editors). Leiden; Boston: Brill, [2018].

A taste for the beautiful: the evolution of attraction.

By Michael J. Ryan. Princeton: Princeton University Press, [2018].

Transboundary conservation: a new vision for protected areas.

Series producer, Cemex books on nature, Patricio Robles Gil ; Russell A. Mittermeier [and others] ; preface by Valli Moosa ; foreword by Peter A. Seligmann.1st English ed. Mexico City, Mexico: Cemex, 2005.

Türkiye'deki kelebeklerin kırmızı kitabı.

By Evrim Karaçetin ve Hilary J. Welch.1. basım. Ankara: Doğa Koruma Merkezi, 2011.

Urban biodiversity: from research to practice.

Edited by Alessandro Ossola and Jari Niemelä. Abingdon, Oxon; New York, NY: Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2018.

Vertebrate fossil beds in the Cappadocia region and a new hominid site: Sofular.

Okşan Başoğlu.Kızılay, Ankara: Bilgin Kültür Sanat, 2017.

Whale watching in Australian & New Zealand waters.

By Peter Gill & Cecilia Burke; colour illustrations by Pieter Folkens. Fourth edition. Auckland [N.Z.]: Chatswood, N.S.W., Reed New Holland, 2017.

Wings of Kenya.

By Lorenzo Barelli, Jacques Pitteloud, Samuel Mugo. Nairobi, Kenya: Lorenzo Barelli, Jacques Pitteloud and Samuel Mugo, 2014.

Zoology of Chusan.

By Theodore Cantor. Hangzhou: Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 2016.

The year of the mite.

By Jane Ishka; with a foreword by David R. George. Altadena, California: Bitingduck Press, [2015]




Australian island arks: conservation, management and opportunities.

Editors, Dorian Moro, Derek Ball and Sally Bryant. Clayton, VIC: CSIRO Publishing, [2018].

The biology of coral reefs.

By Charles R.C. Sheppard, Simon K. Davy, Graham M. Pilling, Nicholas A.J. Graham. Second edition. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, [2018].

Care or neglect?: evidence of animal disease in archaeology :proceedings of the 6th meeting of the Animal Palaeopathology Working Group of the International Council for Archaeozoology (ICAZ), Budapest, Hungary, 2016.

Edited by László Bartosiewicz and Erika Gál. Oxford; Philadelphia: Oxbow Books, 2018.

Cephalopod behavior.

By Roger T. Hanlon, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, John B. Messenger, University of Cambridge. Cambridge, United Kingdom; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

Cyanidioschyzon merolae: a new model eukaryote for cell and organelle biology.

By Tsuneyoshi Kuroiwa, Shinya Miyagishima, Sachihiro Matsunaga, Naoki Sato, Hisayoshi Nozaki, Kan Tanaka, Osami Misumi, editors. Singapore: Springer, [2017]

Ecological networks in the Tropics: an integrative overview of species interactions from some of the most species-rich habitats on Earth.

By Wesley Dáttilo, Victor Rico-Gray, editors. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2018.

Ecological responses at Mount St. Helens: revisited 35 years after the 1980 eruption.

Charles M. Crisafulli, Virginia H. Dale, editors. New York, NY: Springer, 2018.

Evolution in the antipodes: Charles Darwin and Australia. By Tom Frame. Sydney: UNSW Press, 2009.

Flock together: a love affair with extinct birds.

By B.J. Hollars. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press,[2017].

Indian hotspots: vertebrate faunal diversity, conservation and management. Volume 1.

Chandrakasan Sivaperuman, Krishnamoorthy Venkataraman, editors. Singapore: Springer, 2018.

The new chimpanzee: a twenty-first-century portrait of our closest kin.

By Craig Stanford. Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2018.

Nuclear pore complexes in genome organization, function and maintenance.

Maximiliano D'Angelo, editor. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, [2018].

Object lessons & the formation of knowledge: the University of Michigan museums, libraries, & collections 1817-2017.

Kerstin Barndt and Carla M. Sinopoli, editors. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, [2017].

Obligate Pollination Mutualism.

Edited by Makoto Kato, Atsushi Kawakita. Tokyo: Springer, 2017.

Phylogenetics: theory and practice of phylogenetic systematics.

[Edited by] E.O. Wiley & Bruce S. Lieberman. 2nd ed. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.

Practical field ecology.

By Charles Philip Wheater, Penny Cook, James Bell. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 2011.

Waders of Europe.

By Lars Gejl. London: Bloomsbury, 2017.