Fauna of China
is a publishing initiative aimed at providing English descriptions of the
diverse fauna of China. It is intended to serve as a gateway to information
that is previously available mostly in Chinese.
Two book series are published by Magnolia Press under the editorship of Dr
Fauna of China is a series of books,
each including a monograph or a collection of research papers on the
diverse fauna of China. Each book
is a hardcover volume of ca 200 pages and is issued whenever manuscripts
are ready for publication.
The sister publication, Fauna of China
Synopsis, is a series of booklets each containing a faunistic
survey or summary in English of a taxon (family, order etc.) known
from China. Each booklet includes a list of all
species of that taxon in China.
These publications are essential references for any library that supports
research in biodiversity, conservation, systematics, ecology, evolution,
phylogeny, zoology, parasitology, behavior, natural resources research
and policy-making, environmental protection and management.
Please use this form to recommend that your
library subscribe to these series.
In addition to the two book series in English, the Fauna of China Initiative
also provides information on books/journals
published in China on all aspects of its fauna.