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Published by Smithsonian Institution Series in [New York .
Written in English


  • Vertebrates.,
  • Birds.,
  • Mammals.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Alexander Wetmore ... Part II. Mammals, by Gerrit S. Miller, jr. ... and James W. Gidley.
SeriesSmithsonian scientific series -- v. 9
ContributionsWetmore, Alexander, 1886-, Miller, Gerrit S. 1869-1956., Gidley, James William, 1866-1931.
The Physical Object
Pagination6 p. ℓ., 389 p.
Number of Pages389
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23026441M

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Homoiothermism; the origin of warm-blooded vertebrates [F G. Hall, A S. Pearse] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages. Smithsonian Libraries, Natural History Building, 10 th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington DC, | +1 () | Contact Us. Not all vertebrates are warm blooded. Vertebrate and invertebrate are terms that refer to whether or not the animal has a back bone, and has nothing to do with how their body temperature is. Title. Warm-blooded vertebrates. Part I: Birds. Related Titles. Series: Smithsonian scientific series, v. 9 By. Wetmore, Alexander, Miller, Gerrit S.

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