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Britain's Reptiles and Amphibians: A Guide to the Reptiles and Amphibians of Great Britain, Ireland and the Channel Islands

Field / Identification Guide
  • Superbly illustrated introductory sections on the biology and conservation, taxonomy, life-cycle and behaviour of each species group
  • Profiles of the 16 native reptiles and amphibians that breed in Britain, Ireland and the Channel islands and the 5 marine turtles that visit our seas
  • Profiles of 7 established non-native species and information on a further 8 with a history of release or escape
  • Distribution maps based on the latest available information
  • Hints and tips on where, when and how to watch reptiles and amphibians

Series: Britain's Wildlife

By: Howard Inns

164 pages, colour photos, colour distribution maps


Paperback | waterproof PVC cover | Jul 2009 [2011 reprint] | #174837 | ISBN-13: 9781903657256
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £17.95 $24/€21 approx

About this book

This detailed guide to the reptiles and amphibians of Britain, Ireland and the Channel Islands has been produced with the aim of inspiring an increased level of interest in these exciting and fascinating animals. It is designed to help anyone who finds a lizard, snake, turtle, tortoise, terrapin, frog, toad or newt to identify it with confidence. It will also be indispensable as a convenient reference for field workers and managers.

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