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Giant Tortoises of the Indian Ocean: The Genus Dipsochelys inhabiting the Seychelles Islands and the Extinct Giants of Madagascar and the Mascarenes

MonographOut of Print

Series: Frankfurt Contributions to Natural History Volume: 21

By: Justin Gerlach (Author), Sir David Attenborough (Foreword By)

207 pages, 188 colour & b/w photos, b/w illustrations and b/w maps

Edition Chimaira

Hardback | Dec 2004 | #146653 | ISBN: 3930612631
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Language: English

Excellent monograph which developed out of research into the evolution and ecology of the animals as part of the Seychelles Giant Tortoise Conservation Project. The Indian Ocean tortoises are highly vulnerable but also resilient, as their recovery on Aldabra has shown.

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