Felines of the World

Felines of the World: Discoveries in Taxonomic Classification and History provides the most recent taxonomic, paleontological, phylogenetic and DNA advances of wild felid and domestic cat species following guidelines dictated by the IUCN SSC Cat Specialist Group. It highlights the importance of felines and their role as predators in maintaining the ecological biome balance in which they have evolved. The book delves into the anatomical, evolutionary and zoogeographic features of fossil and current felid species. Each species is described in detail, detailing its classification, habitat and biological habits. This book also presents the most updated threat and conservation status of each species. This book is an ideal resource for zoologists and paleontologists, primarily those interested in the evolution and features of extinct and extant felines. Details the lineage, features and habits of over 40 felid species Covers all species within the Felidae family, including lions, lynxes, pumas and domestic cats Features detailed and colorful illustrations, diagrams and species location maps Informs readers on endangered species, current threats and conservation efforts

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  • Author : Giovanni G. Bellani
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 486 pages
  • ISBN : 0128172770
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Felines of the World

Felines of the World
  • Author : Giovanni G. Bellani
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 September 2019
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Felines of the World: Discoveries in Taxonomic Classification and History provides the most recent taxonomic, paleontological, phylogenetic and DNA advances of wild felid and domestic cat species following guidelines dictated by the IUCN SSC Cat Specialist Group. It highlights the importance of felines and their role as predators in maintaining the ecological biome balance in which they have evolved. The book delves into the anatomical, evolutionary and zoogeographic features of fossil and current felid species. Each species is described in

Wild Cats of the World

Wild Cats of the World
  • Author : Mel Sunquist,Fiona Sunquist
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 15 August 2002
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A detailed volume on thirty-six species of cats from around the world, from the two-pound black-footed cat to the 500-pound tiger, draws on a wide range of sources and provides information on each variety's characteristics, distribution, ecology, behavior, status in the wild, and conservation efforts.

Felids and Hyenas of the World

Felids and Hyenas of the World
  • Author : José R. Castelló
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 22 September 2020
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The most comprehensive and user-friendly photographic field guide to the world’s wildcats and hyenas From the Leopard Cat of Asia, the Black-footed Cat of Africa, and the Amur Tiger of Siberia to South America’s Ocelots and North America’s Bobcats, the wildcats known as felids are among the most fascinating and spectacular of all animals. This stunningly illustrated book is the most comprehensive and user-friendly guide to the world’s felids and their often misunderstood relative, the hyenas.

Wild Cats of the World Coloring Book

Wild Cats of the World Coloring Book
  • Author : John Green,Coloring Books
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release : 01 April 1988
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Forty-one ready-to-be-colored line drawings of wild felines: lion, tiger, ocelot, Spanish lynx, other lesser-known species. Informative introduction; identifying captions. Beautiful drawings for colorists of all ages. For artists ? a valuable source of royalty-free illustrations.

A Cat's Tale

A Cat's Tale
  • Author : Dr. Paul Koudounaris,Baba the Cat
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release : 10 November 2020
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The first comprehensive history of felines—from the laps of pagan gods to present-day status as meme stars—as revealed by a very learned tabby with a knack for hunting down facts Since the dawn of civilization, felines have prowled alongside mankind as they expanded their territory and spread the myth of human greatness. And today, cats are peddled on social media as silly creatures here to amuse humans with their antics. But this is an absurd, self-centered fantasy. The

Cat World

Cat World
  • Author : Desmond Morris
  • Publisher : Viking Adult
  • Release : 01 January 1997
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A comprehensive reference to cats includes entries on every feline subject, from all the breeds of cats, to feline behavior, to noted cat owners, authors, and artists

Wild Cats of the World

Wild Cats of the World
  • Author : Luke Hunter
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 22 October 2015
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Ranging from the largest - the Tiger to the smallest species - the Rusty-spotted Cat and Black-footed Cat, the world's wild cats are some of the most beautiful, ferocious and feared carnivores in the world. Wild Cats of the World provides a detailed account of each species of wild cat, examining their importance throughout history and the future of some of the most endangered breeds. Using stunning photography and magnificent colour plates by top wildlife artist Priscilla Barrett to depict

Feline Philosophy

Feline Philosophy
  • Author : John Gray
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release : 24 November 2020
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The author of Straw Dogs, famous for his provocative critiques of scientific hubris and the delusions of progress and humanism, turns his attention to cats—and what they reveal about humans' torturous relationship to the world and to themselves. The history of philosophy has been a predictably tragic or comical succession of palliatives for human disquiet. Thinkers from Spinoza to Berdyaev have pursued the perennial questions of how to be happy, how to be good, how to be loved, and

Cat Sense

Cat Sense
  • Author : John Bradshaw
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release : 10 September 2013
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Based on cutting edge science, this bestselling book on the inner lives of cats is "for any who may wonder what their feline companions are really thinking" (The New York Times). In Cat Sense, renowned anthrozoologist John Bradshaw takes us further into the mind of the domestic cat than ever before, using cutting-edge scientific research to dispel lingering myths and explain the true nature of our feline friends. Tracing the cat's evolution from lone predator to domesticated companion, Bradshaw shows