Reptiles and amphibians / edited by John P. Rafferty.
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- ISBN: 9781615304103
- ISBN: 161530410X
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (xix, 275 pages) : color illustrations.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Britannica Educational Pub. in association with Rosen Educational Services, 2011.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-263) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Reptiles -- Lizards -- Types of lizards -- Snakes -- Types of snakes -- Turtles and tuataras -- Types of turtles -- Amphibians -- Frogs and toads -- Types of anurans -- Newts, salamanders, and caecilians.
This book explores in-depth the different reptiles and amphibians that the world holds, discussing the diversity of species, their wide and varied areas of geographic distribution, their roles in the ecosystems they inhabit, and their form and function.
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