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7 edition of Reptiles of Australia found in the catalog.

Reptiles of Australia

by Stephen K. Wilson

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Reptiles -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 470-471) and index.

      StatementSteve Wilson and Gerry Swan.
      SeriesPrinceton field guides
      ContributionsSwan, Gerry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL663 .W56 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination480 p. :
      Number of Pages480
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3697362M
      ISBN 100691117284
      LC Control Number2003107877

        A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia by Steve Wilson (1-Jul) Paperback out of 5 stars 7. Paperback. $ Amphibians and Reptiles of the Carolinas and Virginia, 2nd Ed Jeffrey C. Beane. out of 5 stars Paperback. $Cited by: Aplin, K. P. & Smith, L. A. (). "Checklist of the frogs and reptiles of Western Australia". Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement. 51– Browne-Cooper, Robert; Brian Bush; Brad Maryan; David Robinson (). Reptiles and Frogs in the Bush: Southwestern Australia. University of Western Australia Press. ISBN

        The most comprehensive field guide available for Australian reptiles. A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia has been the most comprehensive field guide available for Australian reptiles since the first edition was published in As new species are discovered, known ranges extended and higher quality images become available, updated editions of the book have been written to reflect Cited by: A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia by Steve Wilson (1-Jul) Paperback out of 5 stars 7. Paperback. $ Reptiles and Amphibians of New Zealand (Princeton Field Guides)5/5(4).

      HARDCOVER. PAGES: (pages). Revised edition of the most outstanding handbook on herpetology, first published in Chapters on snakes and their habits, snake-bite and its treatment, key to the snakes, the origin of Australian reptiles, the snakes described. Very good copy in little edge-worn dust jacket. #AAA1. The Snakes of Australia. Acknowledgements 4 How to Use this Book 5 Glossary and Illustrations 8 Introduction 14 Crocodiles 20 Hard-shelled Sea Turtles 22 Leathery Sea Turtle 28 Side-necked Freshwater Turtles 30 Pig-nosed Turtle 46 Geckos 48 Flap-footed Lizards Skinks Dragons Monitors and Goannas Blind Snakes Pythons File Snakes Colubrid.


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