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The Resource Biology, evolution, and conservation of river dolphins within South America and Asia, Manuel Ruiz-Garcia and Joseph Mark Shostell, editors, (electronic resource)

Biology, evolution, and conservation of river dolphins within South America and Asia, Manuel Ruiz-Garcia and Joseph Mark Shostell, editors, (electronic resource)

Label
Biology, evolution, and conservation of river dolphins within South America and Asia
Title
Biology, evolution, and conservation of river dolphins within South America and Asia
Statement of responsibility
Manuel Ruiz-Garcia and Joseph Mark Shostell, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
599.53/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Ruiz-Garcia, Manuel
  • Shostell, Joseph Mark
Series statement
Wildlife protection, destruction and extinction
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  • River dolphins
  • River dolphins
  • River dolphins
  • River dolphins
  • River dolphins
  • River dolphins
Label
Biology, evolution, and conservation of river dolphins within South America and Asia, Manuel Ruiz-Garcia and Joseph Mark Shostell, editors, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An introduction to river dolphin species / Joseph Mark Shostell and Manuel Ruiz-García -- Seasonal ecology of Inia in three river basins of South America (Orinoco, Amazon, and upper Madeira) / Tamara L. McGuire and Enzo Aliaga-Rossel -- Conservation of the river dolphin (Inia boliviensis) in Bolivia / Enzo Aliaga-Rossel -- Mobility of the axial regions in a captive Amazon River dolphin (Inia geoffrensis) / Timothy D. Smith and Anne M. Burrows -- The application of equation models to determine the age of pink river dolphin skulls / Luisa Fernanda Castellanos-Mora, Fernando Trujillo and Manuel Ruiz-García -- Amazon River dolphin : high phylopatry due to restricted dispersion at large and short distances / Juliana A. Vianna [and others] -- Amazon River dolphin polymorphism and population differentiation of MHC class II peptides / María Martínez-Agüero, Sergio Flores-Ramírez and Manuel Ruiz-García -- Micro-geographical genetic structure of Inia geoffrensis in the Napo-Curaray River Basin by means of Chesser's models / Manuel Ruiz-García -- Changes in the demographic trends of pink river dolphins (Inia) at the microgeographical level in Peruvian and Bolivian rivers and within the upper Amazon : microsatellites and mtDNA analyses and insights into Inia's origin / Manuel Ruiz-García -- Fossil record and the evolutionary history of Iniodea / M.A. Cozzuol -- Fishery activity impact on the Sotalia populations from the Amazon mouth / Sandra Beltrán-Pedreros and Miguel Petrere -- Dolphin-fishery interaction : cost-benefit, social-economic and cultural considerations / Sandra Beltrán-Pedreros and Ligia Amaral Filgueiras-Henriques -- Ethnoecology of Sotalia guianensis (Gervais, 1853) in the Amazon Estuary / Sandra Beltrán-Pedreros, Miguel Petrere and Ligia Amaral Filgueiras-Henriques -- Molecular ecology and systematics of Sotalia dolphins / H.A. Cunha, da Silva VMF and A.M. Solé-Cava -- Population structure and phylogeography of Tucuxi dolphins (Sotalia fluviatilis / Susana Caballero [and others] -- Life history and ecology of franciscana, Pontoporia blainvillei (Cetacea, Pontoporiidae) / Eduardo R. Secchi -- Review on the threats and conservation status of franciscana, Pontoporia blainvillei (Cetacea, Pontoporiidae) / Eduardo R. Secchi -- Detection of Yangtze finless porpoises in the Poyang Lake mouth area via passive acoustic data-loggers / Songhai Li [and others] -- Population status and conservation of baiji and the Yangtze finless porpoise / Ding Wang and Xiujiang Zhao -- Failure of the baiji recovery program : conservation lessons for other freshwater cetaceans / Samuel T. Turvey -- High level of MHC polymorphism in the baiji and finless porpoise, with special reference to possible convergent adaptation to the freshwater Yangtze River / Shixia Xu [and others] -- Population status and conservation of the Ganges River dolphin (Platanista gangetica gangetica) in the Indian subcontinent / R.K. Sinha, Sunil Kumar Verma and Lalji Singh -- The evolutionary history and phylogenetic relationships of the superfamily Platanistoidea / Lawrence G. Barnes, Toshiyuki Kimura and Stephen J. Godfrey
Control code
ocn676891072
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 504 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611224368
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)676891072
Label
Biology, evolution, and conservation of river dolphins within South America and Asia, Manuel Ruiz-Garcia and Joseph Mark Shostell, editors, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An introduction to river dolphin species / Joseph Mark Shostell and Manuel Ruiz-García -- Seasonal ecology of Inia in three river basins of South America (Orinoco, Amazon, and upper Madeira) / Tamara L. McGuire and Enzo Aliaga-Rossel -- Conservation of the river dolphin (Inia boliviensis) in Bolivia / Enzo Aliaga-Rossel -- Mobility of the axial regions in a captive Amazon River dolphin (Inia geoffrensis) / Timothy D. Smith and Anne M. Burrows -- The application of equation models to determine the age of pink river dolphin skulls / Luisa Fernanda Castellanos-Mora, Fernando Trujillo and Manuel Ruiz-García -- Amazon River dolphin : high phylopatry due to restricted dispersion at large and short distances / Juliana A. Vianna [and others] -- Amazon River dolphin polymorphism and population differentiation of MHC class II peptides / María Martínez-Agüero, Sergio Flores-Ramírez and Manuel Ruiz-García -- Micro-geographical genetic structure of Inia geoffrensis in the Napo-Curaray River Basin by means of Chesser's models / Manuel Ruiz-García -- Changes in the demographic trends of pink river dolphins (Inia) at the microgeographical level in Peruvian and Bolivian rivers and within the upper Amazon : microsatellites and mtDNA analyses and insights into Inia's origin / Manuel Ruiz-García -- Fossil record and the evolutionary history of Iniodea / M.A. Cozzuol -- Fishery activity impact on the Sotalia populations from the Amazon mouth / Sandra Beltrán-Pedreros and Miguel Petrere -- Dolphin-fishery interaction : cost-benefit, social-economic and cultural considerations / Sandra Beltrán-Pedreros and Ligia Amaral Filgueiras-Henriques -- Ethnoecology of Sotalia guianensis (Gervais, 1853) in the Amazon Estuary / Sandra Beltrán-Pedreros, Miguel Petrere and Ligia Amaral Filgueiras-Henriques -- Molecular ecology and systematics of Sotalia dolphins / H.A. Cunha, da Silva VMF and A.M. Solé-Cava -- Population structure and phylogeography of Tucuxi dolphins (Sotalia fluviatilis / Susana Caballero [and others] -- Life history and ecology of franciscana, Pontoporia blainvillei (Cetacea, Pontoporiidae) / Eduardo R. Secchi -- Review on the threats and conservation status of franciscana, Pontoporia blainvillei (Cetacea, Pontoporiidae) / Eduardo R. Secchi -- Detection of Yangtze finless porpoises in the Poyang Lake mouth area via passive acoustic data-loggers / Songhai Li [and others] -- Population status and conservation of baiji and the Yangtze finless porpoise / Ding Wang and Xiujiang Zhao -- Failure of the baiji recovery program : conservation lessons for other freshwater cetaceans / Samuel T. Turvey -- High level of MHC polymorphism in the baiji and finless porpoise, with special reference to possible convergent adaptation to the freshwater Yangtze River / Shixia Xu [and others] -- Population status and conservation of the Ganges River dolphin (Platanista gangetica gangetica) in the Indian subcontinent / R.K. Sinha, Sunil Kumar Verma and Lalji Singh -- The evolutionary history and phylogenetic relationships of the superfamily Platanistoidea / Lawrence G. Barnes, Toshiyuki Kimura and Stephen J. Godfrey
Control code
ocn676891072
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 504 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611224368
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)676891072

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