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Biology and Evolution of Crocodylians
Gordon Grigg, David Kirshner
This volume is a comprehensive review of current scientific knowledge about the world’s largest and most famous living reptiles.

The author, Gordon Grigg, and illustrator, David Kirshner, have written a wonderful, beautifully illustrated, all-inclusive treatise on the Crocodylia that has already become (and will remain for the foreseeable future) the most important compilation of information and references yet attempted. It will be invaluable to both current researchers and future generations of crocodylian biologists. . . . [D]espite working in the area of crocodylian evolutionary biology for over 35 years, I learned... cont'd

Amphibians and Reptiles of Costa Rica
A Pocket Guide
Federico Muñoz Chacón, Richard Dennis Johnston
The perfect introductory guide to the amphibians and reptiles of Costa Rica in a format that makes it easy to carry into the field.

Amphibians and Reptiles of Costa Rica/Anfibios y reptiles de Costa Rica
A Pocket Guide in English and Spanish/Guía de bolsillo en inglés y español
Federico Muñoz Chacón, Richard Dennis Johnston

Amphibians and Reptiles of Pennsylvania and the Northeast
Arthur C. Hulse, Ellen Censky, C.J. McCoy
Until now, no detailed treatment of the Pennsylvania herpetofauna has ever been published, nor have recent books dealt with the herpetofauna of the entire northeastern United States. Amphibians and Reptiles of Pennsylvania and the Northeast is a...

Amphibians of Costa Rica
A Field Guide
Twan Leenders
Amphibians of Costa Rica is the first in-depth field guide to all 206 species of amphibians known to occur in Costa Rica or within walking distance of its borders.

Amphibians of East Africa
Alan Channing, Kim Howell
Published in Cooperation with the Wildlife Conservation Society "East Africa is well known for its wealth of plants and animals, represented in game reserves, such as the Serengeti in Tanzania, the Maasai-Mara in Kenya, and the Bwindi Impenetrable...

Australian Frogs
A Natural History
Michael J. Tyler
"This book is an outstanding contribution to our understanding and enjoyment of frogs by an eminent leader in the field of amphibian biology. It is written in an engaging style, which reflects the author's long interest in popularizing natural history...

Australian Snakes
A Natural History
Rick Shine
Drawing on years of experience and an impressive grasp of the literature, Richard Shine covers the day-to-day lives of snakes, discussing their anatomy, evolution, and habitat, and describing their behavior, sex habits, life history, and...

Cusco Amazónico
The Lives of Amphibians and Reptiles in an Amazonian Rainforest
William E. Duellman
"Assays of assemblages of amphibians and reptiles provide important information on community structure in the tropics. These ectothermic organisms are highly responsive to slight differences in the environment and to seasonal differences, such as...

A Field Guide to the Amphibians and Reptiles of the Maya World
The Lowlands of Mexico, Northern Guatemala, and Belize
Julian C. Lee
The Yucatán Peninsula is today divided among Belize, Guatemala, and Mexico. Travelers to this region discover both astonishing archaeological sites and a stunning array of wildlife, including crocodiles, turtles, lizards, snakes, frogs, toads, and...

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