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Escargots et Limaces d'Europe [Snails and Slugs of Europe]

Field / Identification Guide

Series: Guide Delachaux (formerly Les Guides du Naturaliste)

By: Michael P Kerney (Author), Robert Andrew Duncan Cameron (Author)

370 pages, 28 plates with colour illustrations; 691 b/w line drawings, 276 distribution maps

Delachaux et Niestle

Paperback | Mar 2015 | #224715 | ISBN-13: 9782603021521
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About this book

Language: French

This is a French translation of Collins Field Guide to the Land Snails of Britain and North-West Europe.

Comprehensive guide to all the land snails and slugs, covering 276 species. Every species is described, and has notes on diagnostic characteristics, habitats and range. There is also general information on the whole species group: their structure, reproduction, habits and feeding. Techniques for finding and recording slugs and snails are also explained.

Summary in French:
Ce guide permet d’identifier, de récolter et de collectionner tous les mollusques terrestres européens (coquillages, escargots et limaces). Il recense plus de 300 espèces de mollusques, des plus communes aux plus rares.

Chaque description présente la morphologie de l’animal, son aire de répartition, son habitat, éventuellement ses caractéristiques biologiques. Plus de 200 espèces sont illustrées en couleurs, souvent sous différents aspects (coquille ou animal, contracté ou en extension, forme typique ou variation…)

- Une introduction détaillée présentant toutes les spécificités des mollusques et la classe des gastéropodes
- 28 planches couleurs et 691 croquis noir et blanc
- 276 cartes de répartition


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