Handbook of the Mammals of the World - Volume 1

Carnivores

Illustrated by Toni Llobet
Published by Lynx Edicions

Published by Lynx Edicions in association with Conservation International and IUCN

Foreword by Russell A. Mittermeier

Introduction to the Class Mammalia by Don E. Wilson

 Order CARNIVORA    
Family Nandiniidae (African Palm Civet)   Philippe Gaubert
Family Felidae (Cats)   Mel E. Sunquist & Fiona C. Sunquist
Family Prionodontidae (Linsangs)   Philippe Gaubert
Family Viverridae (Civets, Genets and Oyans)   Andrew P. Jennings & Geraldine Veron
Family Hyaenidae (Hyenas)   Kay E. Holekamp & Joseph M. Kolowski
Family Herpestidae (Mongooses)   Jason S. Gilchrist, Andrew P. Jennings, Geraldine Veron, & Paolo Cavallini (Coordinator)
Family Eupleridae (Madagascar Carnivores)   Steven M. Goodman
Family Canidae (Dogs)   Claudio Sillero-Zubiri
Family Ursidae (Bears)   David L. Garshelis
Family Ailuridae (Red Panda)   Fuwen Wei & Zejun Zhang
Family Procyonidae (Raccoons)   Roland Kays
Family Mephitidae (Skunks)   Jerry W. Dragoo
Family Mustelidae (Weasels and relatives)   Serge Larivière & Andrew P. Jennings

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