The long awaited book of Arthur and Michele Laurent Lemaire on Bats of France, Belgium, Luxembourg and Switzerland is now available.
With this book, Michèle Lemaire and Laurent Arthur, two of the best French, synthesize all the newly acquired knowledge on the Bats in Europe. The 34 species in the francophone zone (whose 4 new discoveries in recent years) There are the subject of monographs with detailed distribution maps, sonograms… In the tradition of books of Parthenope, The reader will also find chapters on the bats in the animal kingdom, reports of the case with man, its ecology, etc.. A pocket-sized : Book a removable identification of 48 pages. Practical and suitable for field trips, It contains detailed key to identify each species.
An overview of the structure and the contents can be viewed directly on the publisher's site.
Reference book :
Arthur L., Lemaire M. (2009). Bats of France, Belgium, Luxembourg and Switzerland. Biotopes. Meze (Collection Parthenope) : National Museum of Natural History, Paris. 544p.