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Snakes of Costa Rica / Serpientes de Costa Rica: Distribution, Taxonomy and Natural History

Field / Identification GuideIdentification KeyOut of Print

By: Alejandro Solorzano

792 pages, 342 col photos, 4 tabs, 17 figs, 2 maps

INBio: the Costa Rican Biodiversity Institute

Paperback | Dec 2005 | #155721 | ISBN: 9968927007
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Language: Bilingual in English and Spanish

This book includes new or updated information on the taxonomy, geographic distribution, and natural history of Costa Rican snakes. Highlights include chapters on snake biology, venoms, the history of herpetology in Costa Rica, and areas of the country where snakes might be found. Taxonomic keys accompany generic and species accounts. Species accounts include sections on identification, habits, diet, reproduction, abundance, distribution and habitat, and similar species. A must for anyone with an interest in Neotropical snakes!


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