20 December 2009

Amphibians and Reptiles of Northeast India

A photographic guide to the herpetofauna of Northeast India, part of the Indo-Burma Biodiversity hotspot. The book covers more than 100 species with more than 250 photographs. Taxa covered:
  • 29 amphibians
  • 1 crocodile (gharial)
  • 21 fresh water turtles and tortoises
  • 29 snakes
  • 23 lizards 
The guide includes a snake-bite section, as well as data on geographic distribution, natural history, taxonomic characters useful for identification, and conservation status of the herp species.
For more information, and to order copies of the book, visit: Aaranyak

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