Grzimek's Student Animal Life Resource: Reptiles, 2 Volume Set (Hardcover)

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By Leslie A. Mertz (Editor), Madeline S. Harris (Editor), Neil Schlager (Editor)
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"Grzimek's Student Animal Life Resource: Reptiles" offers readers comprehensive and easy-to-use information on Earth's reptiles. Entries are arranged by taxonomy, the science through which living things are classified into related groups. Each entry includes sections on physical characteristics; geographic range; habitat; diet; behavior and reproduction; reptiles and people; and conservation status. Family entries are followed by one or more species accounts and a range map and photo or illustration for each species. Entries conclude with a list of books, periodicals, and Web sites that may be used for further research.

Both volumes of "Grzimek's Student Animal Life Resource: Reptiles" includes a pronunciation guide for scientific names, a glossary, an overview of reptiles, a list of species in the set by biome, a list of species by geographic location, and an index. The set has nearly 200 full-color maps, photos, and illustrations to enliven the text, and sidebars provide additional facts and related information.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780787694043
ISBN-10: 0787694045
Publisher: UXL
Publication Date: April 25th, 2005
Pages: 2
Language: English
Series: Grzimek's Student Animal Life Resource