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Record #168537:

Sperm whales: social evolution in the ocean / Hal Whitehead.

Title: Sperm whales: social evolution in the ocean / Hal Whitehead.
Author(s): Whitehead, Hal.
Date: 2003.
Publisher: Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press
Abstract: Describes ecology and social life of Physeter macrocephalus. Includes biology, behaviour and habitat; social organisation; movement and migration; population dynamics; behaviour and vocalizations. Discusses role of ocean environment in evolution of complex lifestyles; and explores role of culture in life of sperm whales, and consequences for both evolution and conservation.
Keywords: 599(26) -- Sea mammals.
599.51 -- Mysticeti.
599.532 -- Physeteridae: Physeter macrocephalus.
591.5 -- Animal behaviour.
591.55 -- Animals, social organization.
591.52 -- Animal habitat.
591.543.43 -- Animal migration.
591.9(26.02) -- Animal distribution, pelagic.
591.551 -- Animals, breeding behaviour.
591.568 -- Care and feeding of young animals.
591.58 -- Animal communication.
502.743 -- Conservation, animal species.
H6 -- Zoology: mammals.
(*60) -- Arctic Ocean and adjacent waters.
(*80) -- Southern Ocean.
(26) -- Oceans.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: 599.532[2003]
ISBN: 0226895181
SPRI record no.: 168537

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