By: Indraneil Das
376 pages, 74 colour plates
Please note, this is a reissue of A Field Guide to the Reptiles of...
South-East Asia is one of the richest parts of the world in terms of reptiles.
This first comprehensive guide to the reptiles of this region covers all the reptiles recorded from mainland South-East Asia, from Thailand, Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia to Singapore and Peninsular Malaysia, as well as the islands of the Great Sundas (including Sumatra, Java, Borneo and Bali).
A detailed account with key identification characteristics, habitat and behaviour is included for each species, from crocodiles, tortoises and turtles, to lizards and snakes. Every recognized species is described, and 74 magnificent specially commissioned colour plates by top wildlife artists depict 700 major species in meticulous detail. Where useful, details such as plastrons (for turtles and tortoises), juveniles, variants and head patterns are also shown on the plates.
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INDRANEIL DAS is Professor of Herpetology at the Institute of Biodiversity Conservation, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak. He received his doctorate from Oxford University, and was a Fulbright Fellow at the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University. His other books include photo guides to the reptiles of India (2002), Sri Lanka (2005) and Borneo (2006).
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