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|Authors||Luke Allen & Gernot Vogel|
|Images||Colour images and distribution maps|
This volume of Terralog is a presentation of the venomous snakes of Australia and Oceania - All of the about 140 taxa currently recognized or under description of the family Elapidae, several of them with color variations.
A few of these species are depicted in a book for the first time.
The newest systematics is introduced.
Controversial taxonomic issues are being discussed in the introduction.
Every photograph is accompanied by a symbol-based overview of the individual species' biology and terrarium requirements.
Information on natural habitats and dietary preferences will contribute to their successful keeping and breeding in captivity.
With over 650 color photographs, 116 maps, this Terralog represents an illustrated reference for scientists as well as terrarium keepers.
At the same time, it is a unique synopsis of the diversity of colors and morphs of the venomous snakes of Australia and Oceania that will thrill everybody with an interest in these fascinating snakes.