A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians: Eastern and Central North America / Edition 3
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A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians: Eastern and Central North America / Edition 3

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by Isabelle Hunt Conant, Roger Tory Peterson, Joseph T. Collins, Roger Conant, Tom R. Johnson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0395904528

ISBN-13: 9780395904527

Pub. Date: 05/28/1998

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

This newly designed field guides features detailed descriptions of 595 species and subspecies. The 656 full-color illustrations and 384 drawings show key details for accurate identification. More than 100 color photographs and 333 color photographs and 333 color distribution maps accompany the species descriptions.

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This newly designed field guides features detailed descriptions of 595 species and subspecies. The 656 full-color illustrations and 384 drawings show key details for accurate identification. More than 100 color photographs and 333 color photographs and 333 color distribution maps accompany the species descriptions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780395904527
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
05/28/1998
Series:
Peterson Field Guides Series
Edition description:
Third Edition, Expanded
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
4.50(w) x 7.25(h) x 1.16(d)

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Table of Contents

Editor’s Note vii Acknowledgments ix 1. Introduction 1 2. Making and Transporting the Catch 16 3. Care in Captivity 25 4. In Case of Snakebite 33 Plates 37 Species Accounts 135 5. Crocodilians 142 6. Turtles 146 7. Lizards 200 8. Amphisbaenians 280 9. Snakes 282 Harmless Snakes 283 Venomous Snakes 395 10. Salamanders 416 11. Toads and Frogs 500 Glossary 581 References 585 Photo Credits 595 Index 597

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A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book has been very helpful to me as a biology major doing research. I compared this book to other similar books, and this one had so much more information.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book, and Peterson Field Guides are very in depth, and come with invaluable information on the subject