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The Resource Deer : the animal answer guide, George A. Feldhamer and William J. McShea

Deer : the animal answer guide, George A. Feldhamer and William J. McShea

Label
Deer : the animal answer guide
Title
Deer
Title remainder
the animal answer guide
Statement of responsibility
George A. Feldhamer and William J. McShea
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
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Feldhamer, George A
Dewey number
599.65
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QL737.U55
LC item number
F45 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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McShea, William J
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  • Deer
  • Cervidae
  • Cervidae
  • Deer
Label
Deer : the animal answer guide, George A. Feldhamer and William J. McShea
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9781421404530
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Introducing Deer; What are deer?; What is the difference between bucks, stags, and bulls?; How many kinds of deer are there?; How are musk deer different from "true" deer?; What are the most common species of deer?; What species of deer are most rare?; Why are deer important?; Where do deer live?; What is the current classification of deer?; What characterizes the major groups of deer?; When did deer evolve?; What is the oldest fossil deer?; 2 Form and Function; What are the largest and smallest living deer?; What is the metabolism of deer?
  • What is the structure and function of deer teeth?Can deer see color?; Can deer swim?; How fast can deer run?; How high can deer jump?; What are antlers?; What determines antler size in an individual?; Why do deer have antlers?; Do all male deer have antlers?; Do female deer ever have antlers?; Why do female caribou usually have antlers?; How do antlers differ from horns?; What is the yearly cycle of antlers?; When and how do antlers grow?; How fast can antlers grow?; Do antlers of tropical deer differ from those of temperate species?; How large and heavy can antlers get?
  • How are antlers shed?Why shed antlers and regrow them every year?; Why are relatively few shed antlers found on the ground?; Are antlers always symmetrical?; How do antler anomalies occur?; How did antlers evolve?; 3 Deer Coat Colors; What are the functions of the coat in deer?; What causes the different coat colors of deer?; How are hair colors determined genetically?; What about patterns of coat color?; Are there age-related differences in coat color?; Do coat colors change in different seasons?; Is there geographic variation in coat color within a given species?; 4 Deer Behavior
  • Are deer social?Do deer fight?; How smart are deer?; Do deer play?; Do deer talk?; How do deer avoid predators?; 5 Deer Ecology; Do deer sleep in the same place each night?; Do deer migrate?; Which geographic regions have the most species of deer?; How do deer survive in the desert or during droughts?; How do deer survive the winter?; Do deer have enemies?; Do deer get sick?; Are deer good for the environment?; 6 Reproduction and Development; How do deer reproduce?; When do deer mate and give birth?; Do deer breed only one time per year?; How many fawns do deer have?
  • Are all deer fawns full siblings?Can the sex of a deer be determined visually?; Do deer care for their young?; How fast do deer grow?; How can you tell the age of a deer?; How long do deer live?; 7 Foods and Feeding; What do deer eat?; How do deer find food?; Are any deer scavengers?; How do deer digest their food?; Do deer store food?; 8 Deer and Humans; Do deer make good pets?; Should people feed deer?; Do deer feel pain?; What should I do if I find an injured deer?; What should I do if I find a fawn?; What is the best way to observe deer?; How economically important are deer today?
Control code
794700716
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781421404530
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700716
Label
Deer : the animal answer guide, George A. Feldhamer and William J. McShea
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9781421404530
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Introducing Deer; What are deer?; What is the difference between bucks, stags, and bulls?; How many kinds of deer are there?; How are musk deer different from "true" deer?; What are the most common species of deer?; What species of deer are most rare?; Why are deer important?; Where do deer live?; What is the current classification of deer?; What characterizes the major groups of deer?; When did deer evolve?; What is the oldest fossil deer?; 2 Form and Function; What are the largest and smallest living deer?; What is the metabolism of deer?
  • What is the structure and function of deer teeth?Can deer see color?; Can deer swim?; How fast can deer run?; How high can deer jump?; What are antlers?; What determines antler size in an individual?; Why do deer have antlers?; Do all male deer have antlers?; Do female deer ever have antlers?; Why do female caribou usually have antlers?; How do antlers differ from horns?; What is the yearly cycle of antlers?; When and how do antlers grow?; How fast can antlers grow?; Do antlers of tropical deer differ from those of temperate species?; How large and heavy can antlers get?
  • How are antlers shed?Why shed antlers and regrow them every year?; Why are relatively few shed antlers found on the ground?; Are antlers always symmetrical?; How do antler anomalies occur?; How did antlers evolve?; 3 Deer Coat Colors; What are the functions of the coat in deer?; What causes the different coat colors of deer?; How are hair colors determined genetically?; What about patterns of coat color?; Are there age-related differences in coat color?; Do coat colors change in different seasons?; Is there geographic variation in coat color within a given species?; 4 Deer Behavior
  • Are deer social?Do deer fight?; How smart are deer?; Do deer play?; Do deer talk?; How do deer avoid predators?; 5 Deer Ecology; Do deer sleep in the same place each night?; Do deer migrate?; Which geographic regions have the most species of deer?; How do deer survive in the desert or during droughts?; How do deer survive the winter?; Do deer have enemies?; Do deer get sick?; Are deer good for the environment?; 6 Reproduction and Development; How do deer reproduce?; When do deer mate and give birth?; Do deer breed only one time per year?; How many fawns do deer have?
  • Are all deer fawns full siblings?Can the sex of a deer be determined visually?; Do deer care for their young?; How fast do deer grow?; How can you tell the age of a deer?; How long do deer live?; 7 Foods and Feeding; What do deer eat?; How do deer find food?; Are any deer scavengers?; How do deer digest their food?; Do deer store food?; 8 Deer and Humans; Do deer make good pets?; Should people feed deer?; Do deer feel pain?; What should I do if I find an injured deer?; What should I do if I find a fawn?; What is the best way to observe deer?; How economically important are deer today?
Control code
794700716
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781421404530
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700716

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