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Venomous snakes of the world / Mark O'Shea.

O'Shea, Mark. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 0691124361
  • ISBN: 9780691124360
  • Physical Description: 160 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 33 cm
  • Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2005]

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General Note: "First published in 2005 by New Holland Publishers (UK) Ltd."--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 154-155) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword -- Introduction -- Anatomy of snakes -- Venomous snake diversity and distribution -- Snake venoms and their actions -- Life in the sea -- Conservation -- Venomous lizards -- Americas -- American Elapids -- American pitvipers -- Venomous snakes of the caribbean -- South American rear-fanged colubrids -- Eurasia -- Eurasian true vipers -- Eurasian pitvipers -- Eurasian cobras -- Arabian burrowing asps -- European rear-fanged colubrids -- Africa -- African cobras -- Other African elapids -- African vipers -- African burrowing asps -- African rear-fanged colubrids -- Tropical Asia -- Asian cobras -- Other Asian elapids -- Asian true vipers -- Fea's viper -- Asian pitvipers -- Australasia -- Australian elapids -- Snakes of Melanesia -- Australasian rear-fanged colubrids -- The oceans -- Sea kraits -- True seasnakes -- Map: global distribution of venomous snakes -- Antivenom -- Further reading -- Index.
Summary, etc.: Contains illustrated guide to the venomous snakes of the world, arranged by geographic region, and includes general information on snake anatomy, diversity and distribution, types of venoms, and conservation, as well as a look at venomous lizards.
Subject: Snakes > Pictorial Works.
Snake Venoms > Pictorial Works.
Poisonous snakes.
Poisonous snakes > Pictorial works.

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