A Photographic Guide to Snakes Other Reptiles of Australia

A Photographic Guide to Snakes   Other Reptiles of Australia

This photographic guide is designed as a companion for the traveller, local or international, who is interested in Australian reptiles.

Author: Gerry Swan

Publisher: Photographic Guides

ISBN: 1853685852

Category: Reptiles

Page: 144

View: 374

Compact, easy-to-use format the ideal pocket-size travelling companion. Authoritative text describing key identification features. Full-colour photographs illustrating each of the 223 species. Thumbnail outlines of each family group enabling quick identification.
Categories: Reptiles

Photographic Guide to Snakes Other Reptiles and Amphibians of East Africa

Photographic Guide to Snakes  Other Reptiles and Amphibians of East Africa

Comprehensively revised, expanded and updated, this compact guide makes the ideal travelling companion on trips to the wildlife areas and nature reserves of East Africa.

Author: Bill Branch

Publisher: Penguin Random House South Africa

ISBN: 9781775842576

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 821

Comprehensively revised, expanded and updated, this compact guide makes the ideal travelling companion on trips to the wildlife areas and nature reserves of East Africa. It features authoritative text describing key identification features; full-colour photographs illustrating a range of commonly encountered, rare and beautiful specie distribution maps showing the range of each species; thumbnail outlines of each family group, enabling quick identification.
Categories: Nature

A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Borneo

A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Borneo

This new edition is fully updated with all the latest names and recently recognised species.

Author: Indraneil Das

Publisher: New Holland Australia(AU)

ISBN: 1847738818

Category: Reptiles

Page: 144

View: 560

This guide provides a comprehensive overview of the wide variety of snakes, lizards, crocodiles, turtles and tortoises to be found in Borneo. It features over 130 species, looking at both common and rare snakes and reptiles.
Categories: Reptiles

Snakes of Europe North Africa and the Middle East

Snakes of Europe  North Africa and the Middle East

This is a fully up-to-date and comprehensive photographic field guide to the snakes of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East.

Author: Philippe Geniez

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9780691172392

Category: Nature

Page: 384

View: 392

This is a fully up-to-date and comprehensive photographic field guide to the snakes of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. Lavishly illustrated with 387 color photographs, it includes coverage of all 122 snake species found in these regions. The guide's detailed introduction discusses snake anatomy, biology, habitats and taxonomy. It also explores the health of snakes in captivity and conservation measures, and provides a succinct explanation of the chemical composition, physical effects and cultural uses of snake venom. Species accounts are arranged taxonomically and provide identification features, a description of the species' habitat and behavior and information about whether a snake is venomous. Abundant distribution maps describe each species' geographic variation and usual habitats. Clear photos aid identification and are supplemented with illustrations highlighting key anatomical features. A table of all species, country by country, is included at the back of the book. The first dedicated field guide on snakes to appear in many years, Snakes of Europe, North Africaand the Middle East will be indispensable for anyone interested in learning more about these unique reptiles. Highlights all 122 snake species found in the region Features 387 excellent photos supplemented with diagrams Reflects most recent classification and scientific research Provides each species' identification details, habitat, behavior and much more Includes distribution maps for all species
Categories: Nature

A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Southern Africa

A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Southern Africa

Clear colour photographs show the general build, distinctive coloration and scale pattern of each snake and other reptiles to aid identification in the field.

Author: Bill Branch

Publisher: Struik Publishers

ISBN: 1868726193

Category: Reptiles

Page: 144

View: 949

Clear colour photographs show the general build, distinctive coloration and scale pattern of each snake and other reptiles to aid identification in the field. Thumbnail silhouettes are used to lead the reader to the reptile group most closely resembling the species seen.
Categories: Reptiles

A Photographic Guide to the Snakes and Other Reptiles of Peninsular Malaysia Singapore and Thailand

A Photographic Guide to the Snakes and Other Reptiles of Peninsular Malaysia  Singapore and Thailand

The book also has four centre-pages with smaller colour images of all the birds included so children can colour in their pictures accurately if they want to.

Author: Merel J. Cox

Publisher: New Holland Australia(AU)

ISBN: 1847735339

Category: Reptiles

Page: 144

View: 324

Over 220 of the diverse species of terrestrial snakes encountered in Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand are included in this guide. Each description is supported by colour photographs and information on biology, behaviour and habitat.
Categories: Reptiles

A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of India

A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of India

Easy-to-carry pocket guide covers 243 species of snakes, lizards, crocodiles and turtles of India. The book covers the most abundant species and/or the most distinctive species.

Author: Indraneil Das

Publisher: Ralph Curtis Book

ISBN: 0883590565

Category: Nature

Page: 144

View: 959

Easy-to-carry pocket guide covers 243 species of snakes, lizards, crocodiles and turtles of India. The book covers the most abundant species and/or the most distinctive species. Each species is presented with one or more stunning color photo. The text describes key identification features plus feeding habits, the habitats, their distribution and breeding data for each species. Chapters on searching for reptiles and surviving snakes bites.
Categories: Nature

A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Sri Lanka

A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Sri Lanka

Whether you own several acres of garden in the remote countryside or a window-box in an urban area, observing the behaviour of garden birds, from acrobatic tits to blackbirds in full song, can be an intensely rewarding pastime.

Author: Indraneil Das

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

ISBN: CHI:74980802

Category: Reptiles

Page: 144

View: 550

Whether you own several acres of garden in the remote countryside or a window-box in an urban area, observing the behaviour of garden birds, from acrobatic tits to blackbirds in full song, can be an intensely rewarding pastime. Garden Bird Behaviour explores a wide range of bird behaviour including courtship, territorial behaviour, singing, nesting, flying, feeding, and migration; it's an invaluable guide that will help you get the most out of your birdwatching hobby. Written in a personal and encouraging style, with wonderful photographs and colour artwork, Garden Bird Behaviour is as enjoyable to read as it is informative. The emphasis is on observing the birds that frequent your garden and taking time to spot the different characteristics of each species as they feed, interact or raise their young, in order to gradually build up a comprehensive understanding of their behaviour.
Categories: Reptiles

A Photographic Guide to Snakes Other Reptiles and Amphibians of East Africa

A Photographic Guide to Snakes  Other Reptiles and Amphibians of East Africa

Part of the well-known Photoguide series of books on African natural history, this guide covers the most common snakes, lizards, skinks, chamaeleons, terrapins and amphibians (frogs) of East Africa - covering a total of 260 species.

Author: Bill Branch

Publisher: Struik Publishers

ISBN: 1770071504

Category: Amphibians

Page: 144

View: 784

Part of the well-known Photoguide series of books on African natural history, this guide covers the most common snakes, lizards, skinks, chamaeleons, terrapins and amphibians (frogs) of East Africa - covering a total of 260 species.
Categories: Amphibians

Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Borneo

Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Borneo

Easy to carry pocket guide to 137 reptile species that occur in Borneo.

Author: Indraneil Das

Publisher:

ISBN: 0883590611

Category: Reptiles

Page: 144

View: 913

Easy to carry pocket guide to 137 reptile species that occur in Borneo. Illustrated with 275 full color photographs. The reptiles covered are those a visitor would be most likely to encounter and mant distinctive species. Contains scientific and common names, a brief descripton and summary of its biology and distribution. Color map of the island. 144 pages.
Categories: Reptiles

Southern African Snakes and Other Reptiles

Southern African Snakes and Other Reptiles

Author: William R. Branch

Publisher:

ISBN: 1868253929

Category: Reptiles

Page: 144

View: 529

Presents 240 of Southern Africa's most commonly seen snakes and reptiles. Photographs show the general build, distinctive coloration and scale pattern of each snake and other reptiles to aid identification in the field.
Categories: Reptiles

A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Peninsular Malaysia Singapore and Thailand

A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Peninsular Malaysia  Singapore and Thailand

This guide provides a comprehensive overview of the wide variety of birdlife to be found in the Himalayan mountains bordering Pakistan, India and Nepal.

Author: Merel J. Cox

Publisher: New Holland Publishers (UK)

ISBN: 1853684384

Category: Reptiles

Page: 144

View: 311

A compact companion to snakes and reptiles encountered in peninsular Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand. Over 220 species are covered and each description is accompanied by a photograph. Venomous snakes are identified. The introduction contains information on their biology, habitat and behaviour.
Categories: Reptiles

Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Sri Lanka

Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Sri Lanka

Compact and easy to use format; the ideal pocket-sized traveling companion.

Author: Indraneil Das

Publisher: Ralph Curtis Book

ISBN: 0883590581

Category:

Page: 144

View: 620

Compact and easy to use format; the ideal pocket-sized traveling companion. Illustrates and identifies over 160 species of snakes, lizards, crocodiles and turtles found in Sri Lanka. One or more color photograph of each species, illustrating characteristic features, a total of 258 full color photos. Authoritative text by experienced field herpetologists describe key features for aid to identification. Local names and natural history notes for each species. Contains useful information on conservation and snakebite management.
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Snakes Photoguide

Snakes Photoguide

The book gives information on appearance, food, breeding, range, habitat and how dangerous the snakes are to humans.

Author: Christopher Mattison

Publisher: Harper San Francisco

ISBN: 0004708253

Category: Poisonous snakes

Page: 256

View: 182

This pocket-sized photographic guide to snakes describes over 220 species of snake including pythons, boas, cobras and vipers. The book gives information on appearance, food, breeding, range, habitat and how dangerous the snakes are to humans.
Categories: Poisonous snakes

Venomous Snakes of Nepal

Venomous Snakes of Nepal

Author: Sanjib Kumar Sharma

Publisher:

ISBN: 9937260035

Category: Poisonous snakes

Page: 76

View: 370

Categories: Poisonous snakes

Photographic Guide to Birds

Photographic Guide to Birds

There are also chapters that explain venomous snake evolution, types of venom, the effects of venom, and discuss the problems with snake conservation.No matter how fearsome these creatures might appear, they all play a vital part in the ...

Author: Bikram Grewal

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

ISBN: 1843300451

Category:

Page: 144

View: 779

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Pocket Guide

Pocket Guide

First published 1993 as A photographic guide to snakes and other reptiles of Southern Africa.

Author: Bill Branch

Publisher: Struik Nature

ISBN: 1775843785

Category: Reptiles

Page: 160

View: 386

First published 1993 as A photographic guide to snakes and other reptiles of Southern Africa.
Categories: Reptiles