Related Resources

The websites and publications listed below include both cited references
as well as additional sources for further exploration and detailed study of these mammals.


National Museum of Natural History - Mammal Species of the World (MSW)

Digital Morphology

Tree of Life Web Project

Animal Diversity Web - UMMZ

National Museum of Natural History/Smithsonian Institution -
K.E. Behring Family Hall of Mammals

BBC -Science & Nature: Animals

National Wildlife Federation

World Rainforest Informational Portal

The Marine Mammal Center

Department of Primary Industries and Water - Mammals of Tasmania

Mammal website map

Google Directory

Canadian Museum of Nature



Attenborough, David. 2002. The Life of Mammals. Princeton University Press.

Boitani, Luigi and Stefania Bartoli. 1984. Simon and Schuster's Guide to Mammals.

Breeden, Stanley and Kay. 1972. Living Marsupials.

Burton, John A. and Pearson, Bruce. 1987, 1988. The Collins Guide to Rare Mammals of the World. The Stephen Greene Press.

Fenton, M. Brock. 1998. The Bat: Wings in the Night Sky.

Folkens, Pieter A., illustrator. 2002. National Audubon Society Guide to Marine Mammals of the World.

Grzimek, Bernhard Dr., editor. 2004. Animal Life Encyclopedia, Mammals, 5 Volumes. Van Nostrand Reinhold Company.

Grzimek, Bernhard Dr., editor. 2004. Encyclopedia of Mammals, Vol. 1, McGraw Hill.

Kaufman, Kenn, Bowers, R., and Bowers, N. 2004. Kaufman Focus Guides to Mammals of North America. Houghton Mifflin Company.

McKenna, Malcolm C. and Bell, Susan K. 1997. Classification of Mammals, Above the Species Level. Columbia University Press.

Morgan, Ben. 2006. DK Guide to Mammals. DK Publishing.

Nowak, Ronald M. 1991. Walker's Mammals of the World, Fifth Edition, Vol. 1 and 2. The Johns Hopkins University Press.

Peterson, Roger T., editor, and Burt, William H. 1998. A Field Guide to Mammals: North America north of Mexico, Houghton Mifflin Company.

Peterson, Roger T., editor., and Alden, Peter. 2003. Peterson First Guide to Mammals of North America.

Reep, Roger and Bonde, Robert K. 2006. The Florida Manatee, Biology and Conservation. University Press of Florida.

Reid, Fiona A. 1997. A Field Guide to the Mammals of Central America and Southeast Mexico. Oxford University Press.

Reynolds, John E. III and Odell, Daniel K. 1991. Manatees and Dugongs. Facts on File, Inc.

Whitaker, John O. Jr. 1996. National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Mammals.

Wilson, Don E. and Reeder, DeAnn M., editors. 2005. Mammal Species of the World, A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd Edition, Volumes 1 and 2. The Johns Hopkins University Press.

Wilson, Don E. and Sue Ruff. 1999. The Smithsonian Book of North American Mammals.

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