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The quintessential naturalist

The quintessential naturalist

honoring the life and legacy of Oliver P. Pearson

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pearson, Oliver P,
  • Mammals,
  • Mammals -- Latin America

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Douglas A. Kelt ... [et al.].
    SeriesUniversity of California publications in zoology -- no. 134
    ContributionsKelt, Douglas A. 1959-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL703 .Q85 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17885272M
    ISBN 109780520098596
    LC Control Number2007014355

    Author(s): Tellez, Marisa | Abstract: Records of parasitism in crocodilians date back to the early s, distributed among various types of published and unpublished materials. Analyzing parasite-host specificity, geographic distribution, and taxonomy can provide otherwise cryptic details about crocodilian ecology and evolution, as well as their local food web by: As with much Naturalist genre painting, the apparent informality of the scene, and the visual precision of its rendering, indicate a debt to photography. Marie Bashkirtseff was a Russian artist and writer - born in in what is now Ukraine - who moved to France at a young age and formed a close friendship with Jules Bastien-Lepage.

    - Laundress, - quintessential example of Naturalist art of the period, preparatory drawing to a painting entitled Sur la quais de Paris en automne of Depicts a scene on the left bank of the Seine, where the Pont des Arts stretches between the Inst. Micronycteris is a genus of leaf-nosed bats.. List of species. Genus Micronycteris - little big-eared bats. Brosset's big-eared bat, Micronycteris brosseti Simmons & Voss, ; Micronycteris buriri Larsen, Siles, Pedersen, & Kwiecinski, ; Micronycteris giovanniae Baker & Fonseca, ; Hairy big-eared bat, Micronycteris hirsuta (Peters, ); Matses's big-eared bat, Micronycteris matses Class: Mammalia.

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