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[The natural history of the ordinary Cetacea or whales]

by Hamilton, Robert

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Published by Lizars in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[Robert Hamilton]
SeriesNaturalist"s library -- v. 26.
The Physical Object
Pagination[1] leaf, [xiii]-xv, [17]-264 page, color plates :
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26307277M

The sea-side book: being an introduction to the natural history of the British coasts. London: J. Van Voorst. Hibberd, Shirley. The seaweed collector: a handy guide to the marine botanist suggesting what to look for and where to go, in the study of the British alga, and the British sponges. London: Groombridge. Houghton, W. creatures. Here i am talking about ordinary new Yorkers, with no particular stake in any of this. The edinburgh-based Knox brothers spent three years preparing this foot blue whale, known as the Great Rorqual, for display in the s. Draw-ing from The Natural History of the Ordinary Cetacea, or Whales () by.

Cetacean definition, belonging to the Cetacea, an order of aquatic, chiefly marine mammals, including the whales and dolphins. See more.   The order Cetacea is divided into two sub-orders, the Mysticetes (baleen whales) and the Odontocetes (toothed whales). The Odontocetes are more numerous, comprising 72 different species, compared to 14 baleen whale species.

The cetaceans (whales, dolphins and porpoises) are descendants of land-living mammals, and remnants of their terrestrial origins can be found in the fact that they must breathe air from the. - Comparative anatomy on trial.


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They concentrate in areas of increased biological productivity, such as upwellings where there is an abundant supply of food. Some species are coastal, and some are pelagic, dwelling farther offshore.

The centres of the ocean basins. About this book. A reprint of a classical work in the Cambridge Library Collection. Before Henry William Dewhurst established himself in Bloomsbury, where he lectured in on anatomy and physiology, he served as a ship's surgeon and made a journey to Greenland and its surrounding seas in In a perfectly arranged museum the Whale-room should I)e in immediate connexion with the other Mammal Galleries, but in the building as now arranged this was found to be impracticable.

The present Guide-book has been drawn up by Mr\ B. Lydek ker. SIDNEY F. HARMEE, Keeper of Zoology. British Museum (Natural History), London. March, The aquatic lifestyle of cetaceans first began in the Indian subcontinent from even-toed ungulates 50 million years ago, over a period of at least 15 million years, but a jawbone discovered in Antarctica may reduce this to 5 million years.

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