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Lissemys punctata: The Indian Flap-shelled Turtle

Series: Frankfurt Contributions to Natural History / Frankfurter Beiträge zur Naturkunde Volume: 51

By: Dieter Gramentz

278 pages, 70 colour photos, b/w photos, b/w figures, tables

Edition Chimaira

Hardback | Jun 2011 | #192067 | ISBN-13: 9783899734966
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £39.99 $56/€46 approx

About this book

Language: English

This book tries to compile all relevant and available information on the Indian flap-shelled turtle (Lissemys punctata) to help better understand this turtle species. This book described the external and internal morphology, ecology, behavioural repertoire, and the risks of anthropogenic threats.


Foreword 13
Acknowledgements 14
Introduction 15

1. Identity 17
2. Variation in characters 130
3. Ecology 135
4. Behaviour 234
5. Anthropogenic threats and protection 255
6. Bibliography 264

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