Read e-book online Australian Lizards: A Natural History PDF

By Steve Wilson

ISBN-10: 0643106405

ISBN-13: 9780643106406

the intense lives of lizards stay principally hidden from human eyes. Lizards feed, mate, lay eggs or supply stay beginning, and punctiliously deal with their temperatures. they try to outlive in a fancy global of predators and competitors.
The approximately seven hundred named Australian species are divided into seven households: the dragons, displays, skinks, flap-footed lizards and 3 households of geckos. utilizing an unlimited array of crafty recommendations, lizards have controlled to discover a house in almost all terrestrial habitats.
Australian Lizards: A average historical past takes the reader on a trip in the course of the awesome lifetime of lizards. It explores the areas during which they stay and what they devour, exhibits how they utilize their senses and the way they regulate their temperatures, how they reproduce and the way they shield themselves.
Lavishly illustrated with greater than four hundred color photos, this booklet unearths behavioural points by no means ahead of released, providing a desirable glimpse into the unseen lives of those reptiles. it is going to entice a various readership, from people with a basic curiosity in common historical past to the professional herpetologist.

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