The Zoogeography of Israel the distribution and abundance at a zoogeographical crossroad

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Published by W. Junk, Distributors for the U.S. and Canada, Kluwer Academic in Dordrecht, Boston, Norwell, MA .

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Statementedited by Y. Yom-Tov and E. Tchernov.
SeriesMonographiae biologicae ;, v. 62
ContributionsYom-Tov, Y., Tchernov, E.
LC ClassificationsQP1 .P37 vol. 62, QL333 .P37 vol. 62
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 600 p. :
Number of Pages600
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Open LibraryOL2396521M
ISBN 109061936500
LC Control Number87026285

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Zoogeography of Israel 1 2. Garfunkel The pre-Quaternary geology of Israel 7 3. Horowitz The Quaternary environments and paleogeography in Israel 35 4. Klein The geomorphology of Israel 59 5.

Jaffe Climate of Israel • 79 6. Dan The soils of the land of Israel 95 7. Danin Flora and vegetation of Israel and adjacent areas The subject of this book is the zoogeography of Israel and the Sinai Peninsula, which is situated at the 'crossroads' of the Palaearctic and Afrotropical Regions.

There are 19 chapters, covering subjects such as: pre-Quaternary geology; Quaternary geography; geomorphology; climate; soils; vegetation; paleobiogeography; zoogeography of social insects, Diptera, Lepidoptera, land snails.

A resume' of the zoogeography of Israel introduces the reader to the mammals that inhabited the region in prehistoric times.

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Golil. This is the first systematic presentaiton in English of information gathered on the terrestrial mammals (including bats) of Israel. The Introduction briefly describes the physical and biological characteristics of the study area; the zoogeography and ecology of the mammals of Israel and the impact of man on their conservation, distribution and populations; and the history of mammal research in.

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Although Israel is a small country, it possesses a unique diversity of nearly one hundred species of mammals unlike anywhere else in the world. This is the first comprehensive book to describe and illustrate in color all the species and races of mammals of Israel and will be helpful in their identification.

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This work summarizes investigations on the freshwater fishes of Israel, performed mainly between andduring which samples were collected and observations made in localities.

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Eames, J.C. A record of the black bush chat in southern Israel. Sandgrouse 7: Hughes, L. Biological consequences of global warming: is the signal already apparent. PDF | This book is the first of a series to cover more than 1, species of Macrolepidoptera of Israel, with complete and up-to-date information | Find, read and cite all the research you need.

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Despite a worldwide increase in experience with species protection, few scientific publications are available to assist in deciding how. Purchase The Biogeography of the Oceans, Volume 32 - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNABSTRACT: The horse fly fauna (Diptera: Tabanidae) of Jordan is, after Israel, the richest in the Levant, with 24 known species.

During the year project “The Ecology and Zoogeography of the Lepidoptera of the Near East,” we regularly collected blood-feeding flies, resulting in 11 additional species of Tabanidae for Jordan.

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At the Biblical Museum of Natural History in Israel, the complex zoogeography of the Bible is fascinatingly reflected in the reactions of the visitors to the animals on exhibit. American visitors are familiar with bears and wolves, but they tend to confuse the crocodile with the alligator.

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Israel is located at the eastern end of the Mediterranean Sea in Western Asia. It is bounded to the north by Lebanon, the northeast by Syria, the east by Jordan and the West Bank, and to the southwest by Egypt.

To the west of Israel is the Mediterranean Sea, which makes up the. Pangonius theodori a new horse fly species (Diptera: Tabanidae: Pangoniinae) from northern Israel and southern Lebanon is described. The zoogeography, habitat preference and taxonomic position within the genus of the new species is discussed in detail.

The definition of the chorotype is based on actual distribution patterns and corresponds to the definitions used in the book series, “The Lepidoptera of Israel” (Kravchenko et al. a, b). Voucher specimens of the discussed species are deposited in the ZSM, TAU, and the private collection of the first author.

The State of Israel has a population of approximately 9, inhabitants as of July Some % are Jews of all backgrounds (about 6, individuals), % are Arab of any religion other than Jewish (about 1, individuals), while the remaining % (aboutindividuals) are defined as "others", including persons of Jewish ancestry deemed non-Jewish by religious law.

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