Accession Number : AD0698196

Title :   PRELIMINARY IDENTIFICATION MANUAL FOR MAMMALS OF SOUTH VIETNAM.

Descriptive Note : Medical research interim rept.,

Corporate Author : SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Van Peenen,Peter F. D. ; Ryan,Paul F. ; Light,Rudolph H.

Report Date : DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 319

Abstract : The manual contains descriptions and keys for identification of all wild mammals known or strongly suspected to occur in South Vietnam. Scientific names, author citations, common names, appearances, external measurements, descriptions and measurements of skulls, and locality records are given for each species. There are drawing of mammals and/or skulls for many species. The Gazetter, list of references, and index are provided. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MAMMALS, *VIETNAM), CLASSIFICATION, MORPHOLOGY(BIOLOGY), DISTRIBUTION, IDENTIFICATION, BIBLIOGRAPHIES, HANDBOOKS

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE