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British animals extinct within historic times

James Edmund Harting

British animals extinct within historic times

with some account of British wild white cattle

by James Edmund Harting

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Published by Trübner and co. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Paleontology -- Great Britain,
    • Mammals -- Great Britain,
    • Cattle -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James Edmund Harting ... With illustrations by J. Wolf, C. Whymper, R. W. Sherwin, and others.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL255 .H3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, [2] 258 p.
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6991545M
      LC Control Number07040024
      OCLC/WorldCa1237652

      ANIMAL PLANET 2 0 7 Figure 2. Wild Boar. James Edmund Harting, British Animals Extinct within Historic Times (London: Trnbner, ), The wild boar was extinct in England by the end of Middle Ages. harmonious or static relation to the rest of the environment-literally or metaphorically, no garden of Size: 4MB. ISBN: TITLE: British Animals Extinct Within Historic Times, With Some Account of British Wild White Cattle AUTHOR: Harting, James Edmund BINDING: Hardcover PUBLISHER: TRUBNER & CO PUBLICATION DATE: PAGES: CONDITION: Acceptable There is no dust jacket, the boards are worn with bumping to the spine ends and corners.

        Read British Animals Extinct Within Historic Times with Some Account of British Wild White Cattle. Extinction is the termination of a kind of organism or of a group of kinds (), usually a moment of extinction is generally considered to be the death of the last individual of the species, although the capacity to breed and recover may have been lost before this point. Because a species' potential range may be very large, determining this moment is difficult, and is usually .

      In its heyday, the Passenger Pigeon was the most populous bird in the world. Its vast flocks had billions of birds and literally darkened the skies over North America during their annual migrations. Hunted and harassed by the millions — and shipped in railroad cars, by the ton, to the starving cities of the eastern seaboard — the Passenger Pigeon dwindled before vanishing by the late . The last recorded sighting of a Jamaican giant galliwasp occurred in Also known as a sinking galliwasp, it grew to around 60 centimters (2 ft) long and terrified locals. Its extinction was likely due to the introduction of predators—such as the mongoose—in Jamaica. Habitat destruction by humans may have also played a part in their elimination.


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