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Amphibians of East Africa

by A. Channing

  • 120 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, East.
    • Subjects:
    • Amphibians -- Africa, East.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlan Channing and Kim Howell.
      SeriesComstock books in herpetology
      ContributionsHowell, Kim.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL662.A353 C48 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3401296M
      ISBN 100801443741
      ISBN 109780801443749
      LC Control Number2005015832

      East Africa is home to a remarkable assemblage of reptiles, from crocodiles and chameleons to turtles and tortoises, lizards, worm-lizards, and a stunning array of snakes. The region is a true herpetological fully revised edition of the classic field guide to the region's reptiles explores the full diversity of these animals. With updated text, detailed maps and more than new. Description of the book "Reptiles and Amphibians of East Africa": This lightweight and portable guide covers the reptiles and 80 amphibians you are most likely to encounter across the five countries of East Africa - Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, and Burundi. Encompassing a wealth of landscapes rare in tropical Africa, from deserts to.

      Amphibians are cold-blooded vertebrates (vertebrates have backbones) that don’t have scales. They live part of their lives in water and part on land.   South Africa is world famous for its flora and fauna, and widely known for the Kruger National Park, among other conservation areas. South Africa is currently the 27th country in the world regarding amphibian species richness, and is the fifth such country in its bio-geographical territory after Madagascar, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Cameroon, and Tanzania.

      Chimaira - Amphibians of East Africa Author Alan Channing and Kim M Howell. In the first field guide and reference book about the amphibians of East Africa, Alan Channing and Kim M. Howell provide identification keys and detailed accounts for frog species and 9 ry: Pet Care, Pet Supplies. Pages in category "Amphibians of South Africa" The following 43 pages are in this category, out of 43 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().


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