Geographical division and distribution of Rodentia (gnawing animals) / constructed from the tables & notes of Geo. R. Waterhouse ... by A.K. Johnston ... ; Geographical division and distribution of Ruminantia (ruminating animals) [map] / by A.K. Johnston ... ; engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston.

Author
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
English
Published/​Created
Edinburgh ; London : William Blackwood & Sons, [1848]
Description
  • Scale [ca. 1:92,000,000] (W 180°00ʹ00ʺ--E 180°00ʹ00ʺ/N 75°00ʹ00ʺ--S 60°00ʹ00ʺ).
  • 2 maps on one sheet : hand col. ; each 24 x 44 cm., on sheet 49 x 61 cm.

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Notes
  • 2 world maps, one showing distribution of rodents, the other showing distribution of ruminants; relief shown by hachures.
  • At head of title: Zoological geography. Phytology & zoology no. 5.
  • Includes illustrations of animals, "Perpendicular distribution of Rodentia & Ruminantia," and "Tabular view of the species number of the Rodentia & Ruminantia in the zoological provinces."
  • In upper margin: Physical atlas. Plate 28.
  • Plate 28 from: The physical atlas ... / by Alexander Keith Johnston ... London : W. Blackwood & Sons, 1848.
Other title(s)
Geographical division and distribution of Ruminantia
At head of title
  • Zoological geography
OCLC
76954561
Universal Product Code
  • HM2007-14
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