The little-known pika
Read Online
Share

The little-known pika

  • 668 Want to read
  • ·
  • 60 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Pikas

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Robert T. Orr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL737.L33 O77
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 144 p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4542406M
ISBN 100025939602
LC Control Number77009301

Download The little-known pika

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Little-Known Pika by Robert Thomas Orr (Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! American pikas are small chinchilla-like mammals, related to rabbits and hares. They are one of thirty species of the genus Ochotona, also known as rock rabbits or conies, found in Eastern Europe, the steppes and mountains of Asia, and western North of , staff at Western units of the National Park Service, including Crater Lake National Park, are conducting studies of pika. Thomas's pika (Ochotona thomasi), also known as the Thomas-pika, is a species of small mammal in the pika family, fur on its upper body is reddish brown in summer, and mouse grey in winter. It is a generalist herbivore threatened by habitat loss, being found on isolated peaks of the eastern Qilian Mountains in Qinghai, Gansu, and northwestern Sichuan, in : Mammalia. Pika By Lawrence Powers American pikas are small chinchilla-like mammals, related to rabbits and hares. They are one of thirty species of the genus Ochotona, also known as rock rabbits or conies, found in Eastern Europe, the steppes and mountains of Asia, and western North America. As of , staff at.

Looking for books by Robert T. Orr? See all books authored by Robert T. Orr, including Mushrooms of Western North America, and Mushrooms and Other Common Fungi of the San Francisco Bay Region (Nat. Hist. Gdes.), and more on A pika (/ ˈ p aɪ k ə / PY-kə; archaically spelled pica) is a small mountain-dwelling mammal found in Asia and North America. With short limbs, very round body, an even coat of fur, and no external tail, they resemble their close relative, the rabbit, but with short, rounded ears. The large-eared pika of the Himalayas and nearby mountains is found at heights of more than 6, m (20, ft. The little-known pika by Robert T Orr (Book) 5 editions published in in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide. A couple of weeks later, on July 4, Harrison came back and we swapped leads to the summit on the new line. Pitch seven, which looked like , turned out to be the crux, at +. Surprise! Our nine-pitch route became Astro-Pika (IV + PG). Every multi-pitch crag needs an Astro route, right?

The alpine pika (Ochotona alpina) is a species of small mammal in the pika family, summer pelage of different subspecies varies drastically but, in general, it is dark or cinnamon brown, turning to grey with a yellowish tinge during the alpine pika is found in western Mongolia, eastern Kazakhstan, and Russia (Tuva, Irkutsk, Altai, and Krasnoyarsk), as well as in. Geographic Range. Large eared pikas, Ochotona macrotis, are most frequently found on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau in Central Asia, as well as in the Tienshan and Pamir mountain species of ochotonid is also encountered in the Nepal Himalayas, Punjab, and Kashmir, as well as in remote areas surrounding China's western forests in the Sinkiang Province. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Pika: Life in the Rocks at Read honest and unbiased product It had the basic information and for a little and little known animal was enough to satisfy her curiosity and provide her the detail for school. out of 5 stars Awesome Pika book. Reviewed in the United States. The Moupin pika (Ochotona thibetana), also known as Ribetischer Pika, Moupin-Pika, Pika del Tibet, and Manipuri pika, is a species of mammal in the pika family, has many subspecies, some of which may be distinct species. Its summer pelage is dark russet-brown with some light spots on the dorsal side, and ochraceous buff tinged on the belly.