|Availability:||In stock (2)|
|Author||Julian C. Lee|
|Publisher||Cornell University Press|
|Format||15 x 32 cm|
richly illustrated, full color
|Year of publication||2000|
This field guide *allows identification of all native and introduced species of amphibians and reptiles of the region.
*features nearly 180 color photographs and 180 drawings.
*offers valuable techniques for field identification, and a glossary of herpetological terms.
*provides in each species account: description, natural history, similar species, and geographic distribution (complete with maps of each animal's range).
*includes suggested readings for those who want to know more about a particular species.
*illustrates all tadpoles.
*describes the most characteristic vocalizations of the reptiles and amphibians in the volume.
*introduces the physical geography, climate, and vegetation of the region, with emphasis on the habitats of amphibians and reptiles.