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A complete guide to reptiles of Australia / Steve Wilson and Gerry Swan
Bib ID 7464662
Format BookBook [cartographic image, text, volume]
Author
Wilson, Steve, 1959- author
 
Edition Fifth Edition. 
Description Chatswood, NSW : Reed New Holland, 2017 
©2017 
647 pages : colour illustrations, maps ; 21 cm 
ISBN 9781925546026 (paperback)
Summary

"... This field guide features diagnostic illustrations, classification notes, selected reading and a thorough index. The book is designed to be a comprehensive yet compact and portable tool for reptile identification anywhere in Australia."--Back cover.

Full contents
  • Crocodiles
  • Hard-shelled sea turtles
  • Leathery sea turtle
  • Side-necked freshwater turtles
  • Pig-nosed turtle
  • Red-eared slider
  • Chameleon, thick-tailed, leaf-tailed and knob-tailed geckos
  • Diplodactylid geckos
  • Cosmopolitan geckos
  • Flap-footed lizards
 
Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: pages 619-622.

Subjects Snakes -- Australia -- Identification.  |  Lizards -- Australia -- Identification.  |  Turtles -- Australia -- Identification.  |  Lizards -- Australia -- Identification.  |  Reptiles -- Australia -- Geographical distribution.  |  Reptiles -- Australia -- Identification.  |  Reptiles -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Swan, Gerry, author
Also Titled

Reptiles of Australia

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