Bones, clones, and biomes the history and geography of recent neotropical mammals by Bruce D. Patterson

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Published by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Biogeography,
  • Mammals,
  • History,
  • Paleobiogeography,
  • Geographical distribution

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Bruce D. Patterson and Leonora P. Costa
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL721.8 .B66 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationpages ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25004784M
ISBN 100226649199
ISBN 109780226649191
LC Control Number2011029614

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