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Atlas on Hairs of Indian Mammals, Part I. Carnivora

Rina Chakraborty and J.K. De, Zoological Survey of India, 2010, viii, 144 p, tables, 45 b/w figs., 234 col. figs, ISBN : 9788181712783, $70.00 (Includes free airmail shipping)

Atlas on Hairs of Indian Mammals, Part I. Carnivora

Contents: Introduction. A. General characteristics: 1. Hair profile. 2. Hair Regions. 3. Shape. 4. Colour. 5. Cuticle. B. Materials. C. Methodology. D. Abreviations used. E. Key to the Indian species of the order Carnivora. Order Carnivora: I. Family Felidae: 1. Panthera tigris (Linnaeus). 2. Panthera Leo (Linnaeus). 3. Panthera Pardus (Linnaeus). 4. Uncia Uncia (Schreber). 5. Acinonyx jubatus venaticus (Griffith). 6. Pardofelis Marmorata (Martin). 7. Prionailurus rubiginosus (I. Geoffroy Saint Hilaire). 8. Prionailurus bengalensis (Kerr). 9. Prionailurus viverrinus (Bennett). 10. Otocolobus Manul (Pallas). 11. Felis silvestris Schreber. 12. Felis chaus Schreber. 13. Catopuma temminckii (Vigors and Horsfield). 14. Caracal caracal (Schreber). 15. Lynx lynx (Linnaeus). 16. Neofelis nebulosa (Griffith). II. Family Ursidae: 17. Ursus arctos Linnaeus. 18. Ursus thibetanus Cuvier. 19. Helarctos malayanus (Raffles). 20. Melursus ursinus (Shaw). 21. Ailurus fulens Cuvier. III. Family Hyaenidae: 22. Hyaena hyaena (Linnaeus). IV. Family Canidae: 23. Canis aureus Linnaeus. 24. Canis lupus Linnaeus. 25. Vulpes vulpes (Linnaeus). 26. Vulpes Nengalensis (Shaw). 27. Cuon alpinus (Pallas). V. Family Herpestidae: 28. Herpestes edwardsi (E. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire). 29. Herpestes javanicus (E. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire). 30. Herpestes smithi gray. 31. Herpestes palustris Ghose. 32. Herpestes urva (Hodgson). VI. Family viverridae: 33. Viverricula indica (Desmarest). 34. Paguma Larvata (Hamilton-Smith). 35. Prionodon Pardicolor Hodgson. 36. Arctictis binturong (Raffles). 37. Arctogalidia trivirgata (Gray). 38. Viverra zibetha Linnaeus. 39. Viverra civettina Blyth. 40. Paradoxurus jerdoni Blanford. 41. Paradoxurus hermaphroditus (Pallas). VII. Family Mustelidae: 42. Martes foina (Erxleben). 43. Martes flavigula (Boddaert). 44. Melogale personata I. Geoffroy Saint Hilaire. 45. Melogale moschata (Gray). 46. Mellivora capensis (Schreber). 47. Mustela sibirica Pallas. 48. Mustela erminea Linnaeus. 49. Mustela Kathia Hodgson. 50. Mustela altaica Pallas. 51. Lutra lutra (Linnaeus). 52. Lutrogale perspicillata (I. Geoffroy Saint Hilaire). 53. Arctonyx collaris Cuvier. 54. Amblonyx cinereus (Illiger). Summary. Bibliography.

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