New PDF release: Amphibians and Reptiles of the US–Mexico Border

By Julio A. Lemos-Espinal,Randall D. Babb,Thomas C. Brennan,Alexander Cruz,James R. Dixon,William Farr,Lee Grismer,Bradford D. Hollingsworth,Robert E. Lovich,Clark R. Mahrdt,Charles W. Painter,James C. Rorabaugh,Geoffrey R. Smith,Hobart M. Smith,James N. Stu

In the 1st bilingual paintings at the reptiles and amphibians of the US–Mexico border, best herpetologists come jointly to explain the herpetofauna of the states of this sector, such as greater than six hundred species of toads, frogs, salamanders, turtles, sea turtles, alligators, lizards, snakes, and sea snakes which are came across alongside the just about 2,000-mile border among the 2 countries.

each one bankruptcy is dedicated to 1 state—four within the US (California, Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas) and 6 in Mexico (Baja California, Sonora, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, and Tamaulipas)—with textual content in either English and Spanish.

The chapters include an creation to the world, a evaluation of the learn, a cartoon of the state’s physiography, and an outline of the species current in addition to the pertinent conservation matters they face. a colour picture gallery contains photos of approximately all species.

nearly forty percentage of the featured local species are shared among the united states and Mexico, reminding us that animals rely on the integrity of common landscapes and proving the necessity for a finished, bilingual connection with aid lead a shared attempt within the administration and conservation of the borderlands.

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Amphibians and Reptiles of the US–Mexico Border States/Anfibios y reptiles de los estados de la frontera México–Estados Unidos (W. L. Moody Jr. Natural History Series) by Julio A. Lemos-Espinal,Randall D. Babb,Thomas C. Brennan,Alexander Cruz,James R. Dixon,William Farr,Lee Grismer,Bradford D. Hollingsworth,Robert E. Lovich,Clark R. Mahrdt,Charles W. Painter,James C. Rorabaugh,Geoffrey R. Smith,Hobart M. Smith,James N. Stu


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