➮ [Read] ➪ The Dingo In Australia and Asia Cornell Paperbacks By Laurie Corbett ➺ – Bluevapours.co.uk Today the dingo Australia's native dog is threatened by extinction and faces conservation problems comparable to those that beset North American wolves and coyotes In a work of natural history that re Today the In Australia MOBI ó dingo Australia's native dog is threatened by extinction and faces conservation problems comparable to those that beset North American wolves and coyotes In a The Dingo PDF/EPUB ² work of natural history that reveals both the captivating and the harsh faces of the Australian outback the world's leading expert on dingoes presents what is currently known about their ancestry biology behavior and ecology Sharing personal observations gleaned from twenty years of research Laurence K Laurie Corbett introduces the world of the dingo Dingo In Australia and Asia ePUB ✓ to a wide audience from amateur wildlife enthusiasts to mammalogistsA subspecies of the gray wolf the dingo Canis Dingo In Australia and Asia ePUB ✓ lupus dingo appears to have been brought to Australia at least three thousand years ago by Asian mariners Corbett considers the evolution of these animals their present distribution and their relations with indigenous people in Asia and Australia Enhancing his discussion with eight pages of color plates and thirty four black and white illustrations he then offers information on their identification and habitats and outlines methods for studying them He explores the gamut of social and chemical communication among dingoes focusing on patterns fo aggression dominance and submission Corbett speculates on the evolution of dingo society in Australia and describes the social dynamics of the pack in the wild and in captivity He also covers the dingo's feeding ecology hunting tactics and competition with other predatorsIn conclusion Corbett examines the problem of crossbreeding among dingoes and domestic breeds and assesses policy options for ensuring the survival of the elusive yellow dogLaurie Corbett is Principal Research Scientist at the Tropical Ecosystems Research Centre Division of Wildlife and Ecology of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization Darwin Australia.
- 216 pages
- The Dingo In Australia and Asia Cornell Paperbacks
- Laurie Corbett
- 12 June 2016 Laurie Corbett