Language: German with English summaries and captions
&i;The aesculapian snake - distribution and ecology in Central Europe&o;. Provides new facts on ecology, distribution and history of the largest and least known snake in central Europe. Some parts of the book are based on a study conducted in one of Germany's isolated populations of the snake, the Neckar-Odenwald region. Sympatric reptile species were also studied and conservation methods are discussed.