Lost Land of the Dodo: An Ecological History of Mauritius, Réunion & Rodrigues

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T & AD Poyser, 2008 - Biogeography - 464 pages
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The Mascarene Islands - Mauritius, Reunion and Rodrigues - were once home to an extraordinary range of birds and reptiles. This book provides a comprehensive account of the story of the islands' ecology. It includes maps and illustrations of the animals and plants, and looks in detail at each extinct vertebrate species."

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A thorough ecological study of the Mascarene islands: Mauritius, Réunion, and Rodrigues. Cheke and Hume explore the islands century-by-century, discussing the various animal and plant species and the ... Read full review

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