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Freshwater Turtles & Tortoises of South Asia

Field / Identification Guide

By: Jayaditya Purkayastha (Author), Indraneil Das (Author), Saibal Sengupta (Author), Aaron M Bauer (Foreword By)

137 pages, colour photos, colour & b/w illustrations, colour distribution maps

Bhabani Books

Paperback | Sep 2015 | #226975 | ISBN-13: 9789381139837
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NHBS Price: £35.99 $46/€43 approx

About this book

Language: English

This book is an identification guide to turtles and tortoises of South Asia. The countries included are Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. It contains authoritative text, photographs, illustrations, distribution maps, habit and habitat and conservation status of all the turtle species included. lt also contains country-wise checklist of turtle fauna of South Asia.

The book is designed for wide groups of readers and hence will serve the purpose equally for amateurs and experts. It shall also be handy for legal authorities dealing with animal trafficking.


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