Wildlife of the Caribbean.

This is the first comprehensive illustrated guide to the natural world of the Caribbean islands. It contains 600 vivid color images featuring 451 species of plants, birds, mammals, fish, seashells, and much more. While the guide primarily looks at the most conspicuous and widespread species among th...

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Main Author: Raffaele, Herbert A.
Other Authors: Wiley, James.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2014.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • Title
  • Copyright
  • CONTENTS
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Goal
  • Geographic Coverage
  • Species Coverage
  • Species Accounts
  • The Islands
  • Geography
  • Climate
  • Biogeography
  • Lost Faunas
  • Habitats
  • Hurricanes and Their Influence on Habitats and Wildlife
  • Folklore
  • Environmental Threats and Conservation
  • Environmental Threats
  • Conservation in Practice
  • Species Accounts
  • Terrestrial Life
  • Plants
  • Terrestrial Mammals
  • Birds
  • Terrestrial Reptiles
  • Amphibians
  • Freshwater Fish and Shrimp
  • Terrestrial Invertebrates
  • Marine Life
  • Conserving the Marine Environment of the Caribbean and the World: A Global Imperative
  • Marine Mammals
  • Marine Reptiles
  • Marine Fish
  • Marine Plants and Invertebrates
  • Seashells (Mollusks)
  • References and Additional Reading
  • Glossary
  • Photograph, Illustration, and Text Edit Credits
  • Index
  • Blank Page.