Amphibians and Reptiles of New Mexico / Edition 2

Amphibians and Reptiles of New Mexico / Edition 2

by William G. Degenhardt, Charles W. Painter, Andrew H. Price
     
 

The definitive reference source covering the 123 species of amphibians and reptiles found in New Mexico, including over 130 color plates and 100 maps.See more details below

Overview

The definitive reference source covering the 123 species of amphibians and reptiles found in New Mexico, including over 130 color plates and 100 maps.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826338112
Publisher:
University of New Mexico Press
Publication date:
02/15/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
507
Sales rank:
1,402,696
Product dimensions:
(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.19(d)

Meet the Author

William Degenhardt is professor emeritus of biology at UNM and curator emeritus at the Museum of Southwestern Biology.

Charles W. Painter is a herpetologist with the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish. He resides in Albuquerque

Andrew H. Price is a herpetologist with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department in Austin and a research associate at the Texas Memorial Museum, University of Texas.

Table of Contents

A physiographic sketch of New Mexico1
A brief history of herpetology in New Mexico7
A checklist of the amphibians and reptiles11
A key to the tadpoles and salamander larvae15
A key to the salamanders17
A key to the toads and frogs31
A key to the turtles93
A key to the lizards125
A key to the snakes251
Amphibians and reptiles of questionable occurrence in New Mexico359
List of scientific and common plant names used in the text363
List of museum symbolic codes365
Conversion table431

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