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The game animals of New Zealand

T. E. Donne

The game animals of New Zealand

an account of their introduction, acclimatization, and development

by T. E. Donne

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand.
    • Subjects:
    • Game and game-birds -- New Zealand.,
    • Zoology -- New Zealand.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby T. E. Donne ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSK261 .D6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 322 p.
      Number of Pages322
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6680475M
      LC Control Number25016824
      OCLC/WorldCa6827972

      This landmark book is the first comprehensive account of all 46 land-breeding mammal species known in New Zealand, native and exotic, wild and feral, living and extinct. With contributions from 29 leading authorities in the field, the book describes New Zealand mammal history, biology, and ecology, and brings together much information previously unpublished or scattered throughout diverse.   New Zealand is a popular tourist destination with a wide range of dramatic scenery and a long list of endemic species. Although the country's wildlife has suffered as a result of unwelcome introductions, most species have managed to survive thanks to a number of dedicated and inspired conservationists. This glorious photographic field guide illustrates most of the vertebrate species to be Reviews:

        The second edition of The Handbook of New Zealand Mammals brings together for convenient reference authoritative, fully documented descriptions of all the land-breeding mammals that are or have been resident in New Zealand (including the Ross Dependency, Antarctica). The naturally dynamic and varied environment has become home to an unusual mixture of species brought from Reviews: 3. The national animal of New Zealand is Kiwi. Kiwis are actually the smallest of all non-flying birds across the globe, which includes ostriches, emu etc. Kiwis in the whole world are just found in New Zealand. Kiwis love to live in different types of habitats like the scrubland, farmland, swamps, pine forest and vegetated gullies.

      The order Cetacea includes whales, dolphins and are the mammals most fully adapted to aquatic life with a spindle-shaped nearly hairless body, protected by a thick layer of blubber, and forelimbs and tail modified to provide propulsion underwater. New Zealand is the first country in the world to protect marine mammals by law. Suborder: Mysticeti. Red Stag Hunting. Cervus Elaphus were introduced to New Zealand from British Stock between and the early ’s, and are the most widespread deer species found in New Zealand.


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