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A Visual Introduction to Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises (Animal Watch Series)

by Stonehouse, Bernard.

  • 27 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Checkmark Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sea & seashore life,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Animals - Marine Life,
  • Animals - Mammals,
  • Cetacea,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Whale watching,
  • Whales

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMartin Camm (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11359412M
    ISBN 100816039224
    ISBN 109780816039227

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This is an excellent book for referring to about whales, dolphins and porpoises. It tells you about their behaviour, migratory paths and their size compared to a human. There are brilliant illustrations and this is a great comprehensive guide (in a portable size) for anyone interested in these wonderful creatures/5(67).

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by Bernard Stonehouse. Starting at $ Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises California library reprint series Volume 1 of International Symposium on Cetacean Research Library reprint series: Authors: Kenneth Stafford Norris, American Institute of Biological Sciences: Editor: Kenneth Stafford Norris: Edition: reprint: Publisher: University of California Press, ISBN: Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises Kenneth Stafford Norris, American Institute of Biological Sciences Limited preview - Kenneth S.

Norris Snippet view - Reviews: 1. Dolphin, any of the toothed whales belonging to the mammal family Delphinidae (oceanic dolphins) as well as the families Platanistidae and Iniidae, the two that contain the river dolphins.

Of the nearly 40 species of dolphins in the Delphinidae, 6 are commonly called whales, including the killer whale and the pilot whales. Whales are a widely distributed and diverse group of fully aquatic placental marine are an informal grouping within the infraorder Cetacea, usually excluding dolphins anddolphins and porpoises belong to the order Cetartiodactyla, which consists of even-toed closest living relatives are the hippopotamuses, having diverged Class: Mammalia.

Despite its name, the Encyclopedia of Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises is no dry, encyclopedic tome. Instead, Erich Hoyt's page labor of love for all things cetacean focuses on stories of more than 90 species of wild whales, dolphins, and porpoises, with over photographs and : Firefly Books, Limited.

Martin Camm has 37 books on Goodreads with ratings. Martin Camm’s most popular book is Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises. The sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) or cachalot is the largest of the toothed whales and the largest toothed is the only living member of the genus Physeter and one of three extant species in the sperm whale family, along with the pygmy sperm whale and dwarf sperm whale of the genus Kogia.

The sperm whale is a pelagic mammal with a worldwide range, and Class: Mammalia. Porpoise, any of seven species of toothed whales distinguishable from dolphins by their more compact build, generally smaller size (maximum length about 2 meters, or feet), and curved blunt snout with spatulate rather than conical teeth.

In North America the name is sometimes applied to dolphins. Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises: A Natural History and Species Guide Annalisa Berta The eighty-nine cetacean species that swim our seas and rivers are as diverse as they are intelligent and elusive, from the hundred-foot-long, two-hundred-ton blue whale to the lesser-known tucuxi, ginkgo-toothed beaked whale, and diminutive, critically.

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Whales, dolphins and porpoises, collectively referred to as cetaceans, are difficult to observe in the wild. They spend most of their time fully submerged and without a boat, an oxygen tank, and diving certificate, you're bound to miss out on the majority of their : Laura Klappenbach.

Authoritative text, detailed illustrations, and a systematic approach make DK's Smithsonian Handbook of Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises the most comprehensive and concise pocket guide to cetaceans. With more than illustrations, this visual recognition guide is designed to make identification as simple and accurate as : DK.#a A a Kiribati $1 Whales Dolphins PAIRS to and MNH VF 25c 25c and VF MNH #a PAIRS Dolphins to Whales A Kiribati a $1; Kiribati #a a A PAIRS VF MNH 25c to $1 Whales and Dolphins $; View Details.

dolphins, porpoises & whales, by Hoyt Gill, Fordyce, Carwardine, and and Carwardine, Fordyce, dolphins.Toothed whales, including dolphins, porpoises, river dolphins, orcas and sperm whales, use echolocation because they live in an underwater habitat that has favorable acoustic characteristics and where vision is extremely limited in range due to absorption or turbidity.