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Primates

Dave Beaty

Primates

by Dave Beaty

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Published by Child"s World, Distributed to schools and libraries in the U.S. by Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corp. in [Mankato, MN], Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Primates -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Primates.

  • About the Edition

    Introduces the physical characteristics and behavior of various primates, including the mountain gorilla, bushbaby, and mandrill.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDave Beaty.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.P9 B37 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1702168M
    ISBN 100895658518
    LC Control Number92003082
    OCLC/WorldCa25317190

    Jun 02,  · Especially in its portrayal of this final element, “Primates” is the kind of book that can produce new scientists. There are lots of things aspiring primatologists will need to know that they. Especially in its portrayal of this final element,Primates is the kind of book that can produce new scientists.” — Carl Zimmer, The New York Times Book Review “Ottaviani succeeds in capturing their hard work and the thrilling breakthroughs during years of research, without looking away from some of the darker details, such as Leakey's.

    Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Primates Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. October , Issue 4; July , Issue 3. Special contributions to Out of the tropics: Ecology of temperate primates. April , Issue 2. Special contributions to Out of .

    Enrichment for Nonhuman Primates (6 booklet series; ), ed. by National Institutes of Health Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare, contrib. by A. Michele Schuler, Jeffrey A. French, Dorothy M. Fragaszy, Jeffrey E. Fite, Thomas M. Butler, Linda Brent, Kathryn A. L. Bayne, Kate Baker, and Christian R. Abee (page images at HathiTrust). In primates, the adult skull is composed of numerous bones of varying shapes and sizes that encase the brain, sensory organs, and mastication (chewing) system (Figure ). As we discussed above, the mandible and maxilla are part of the cranial skeleton.


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