Resources

Books

Alderton, David. Rodents of the World. New York: Facts on File, 1996.

Barnett, S. Anthony. The Story of Rats. Crows Nest, Australia: Allen & Unwin, 2001.

Corbett, G. B., and F. Hill. A World List of Mammalian Species. New York: Facts on File, 1986.

De Graff, G. "Creek Rats." In Rodents of Southern Africa. Woburn, MA: Durban, 1981.

-. "Tree Rats." In Rodents of Southern Africa. Woburn,

MA: Durban, 1981.

Hanzak, J. Encyclopedia of Animals. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1965.

Nowak, R. M. Walker's Mammals of the World. 6th ed. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999.

Periodicals

Flaming, P. A., and S. W. Nicolson. "Opportunistic Breeding in the Cape Spiny Mouse Acomys subspinosus." African Zoology 37, no. 1 (2002): 101-105.

Le Roux, V., J. L. Chapuis, Y. Frenot, and P. Veron. "Diet of the House Mouse (Mus musculus) on Guillou Island, Kerguelen Archipelago, Subantarctic." Polar Biology 25 (2002): 49-57.

Kronfeld-Schor, N., and T. Dayan. "The Dietary Basis for Temporal Partitioning: Food Habits of Coexisting Acomys Species." Oecologia 121, no. 1 (1999): 123-128.

Organizations

American Zoo and Aquarium Association Behavioral Advisory Group's ethograms.org. Web site: <http://www.ethograms.org>

The Department for Environment and Heritage of Southern Australia. GPO Box 1047, Adelaide, South Australia 5001 Australia. Phone: (8) 8204-9000. Web site: <http://www .environment.sa.gov.au/>

The Department of Conservation and Land Management for Western Australia. Hackett Drive, Crawley, Western Australia 6009 Australia. Phone: (8) 9442-0300. Fax: (8) 9386-1578. Web site: <http://www.calm.wa.gov.au/>

IUCN—The World Conservation Union. Rue Mauverney 28, Gland, 1196 Switzerland. Phone: +41 (22) 999 0000. Fax: +41 (22) 999 0002. E-mail: [email protected] Web site: <http://www.iucn.org>

The National Wildlife Federation. 1045 Sansome St., Suite 304, San Francisco, CA 94111 USA. Phone: (415) 732-7000. Fax: (415) 732-7007. Web site: <http://www.nwf.org/> and <http://www.enature.com>

Other

Rodentmania, The Rodent Dictionary. [June 2003] <http://members.tripod.com/Nager/index.htm>.

Animal Info: Rare, Threatened and Endangered Mammals. [June 2003] <http://www.animalinfo.org/>.

The Animal Diversity Web. [June 2003]

<http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/>.

Smithsonian Institute, Murine Species List. [June 2003] <gopher:// nmnhgoph.si.edu:70/0R144788-165041-/.docs/mammals_ data/list>.

The House Mouse. [June 2003]

<http://www.death-valley.us/article41.html>.

Molecular Systematics (for Rodents). [June 2003] <http://cgb.utmem.edu/faculty/Adkins/>.

Nathan S. Welton

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