Wolves : behavior, ecology, and conservation / edited by L. David Mech and Luigi Boitani

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Subjects: Wolves
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press ; Bristol : University Presses Marketing [distributor], 2006
LC Classification: Q, QL
Additional Authors: Mech, L. David
Boitani, Luigi
Notes: ISBN: 0226516970 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9780226516974 (pbk.)
Originally published: 2003
Contents: Introduction / L. David Mech and Luigi Boitani -- Wolf social ecology / L. David Mech and Luigi Boitani -- Wolf behavior : reproductive, social, and intelligent / Jane M. Packard -- Wolf communication / Fred H. Harrington and Cheryl S. Asa -- The wolf as a carnivore / Rolf O. Peterson and Paolo Ciucci -- Wolf-prey relations / L. David Mech and Rolf O. Peterson -- Wolf population dynamics / Todd K. Fuller, L. David Mech, and Jean Fitts Cochrane -- The internal wolf : physiology, pathology, and pharmacology / Terry J. Kreeger -- Molecular genetic studies of wolves / Robert K. Wayne and Carles Vilà -- Wolf evolution and taxonomy / Ronald M. Nowak -- Wolf interactions with non-prey / Warren B. Ballard, Ludwig N. Carbyn, and Douglas W. Smith -- Restoration of the red wolf / Michael K. Phillips, V. Gary Henry, and Brian T. Kelly -- Wolves and humans / Steven H. Fritts, Robert O. Stephenson, Robert D. Hayes, and Luigi Boitani -- Wolf conservation and recovery / Luigi Boitani -- Conclusion / L. David Mech and Luigi Boitani
Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description: xvii, 448 p. [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 28 cm
OCLC Number: 71238490
ISBN/ISSN: 0226516970
9780226516974

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