A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians: Field Marks of All Species in Western North America, Including Baja California

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Houghton Mifflin, 1985 - Amphibians - 336 pages
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Review: A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians (Peterson Field Guides #16)

User Review  - Dav - Goodreads

Bought a copy for this to keep around for nature trips. So now when my daughter captures a frog (or maybe that's a toad?) we can try to figure out what species it is. Also wanted to read up on what ... Read full review

Review: A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians (Peterson Field Guides #16)

User Review  - Ken-ichi - Goodreads

Pretty much the standard guide for western herps. Pretty good overall, good illustrations and maps, a bit light on the natural history but it's meant for the field. Sturdy binding, despite thickness. Read full review

Contents

Making Captures
12
Salamanders
33
Frogs and Toads
63
Copyright

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About the author (1985)

Robert C. Stebbins is Professor Emeritus of Zoology at the University of California, Berkeley and a curator emeritus of the University s Museum of Vertebrate Zoology. The author of over a dozen books, his latest work is "Connecting with Nature: A Naturalist's Perspective."Samuel M. McGinnis is Professor Emeritus of Biology at California State University, East Bay. He is the author of another California Natural History guide, "Freshwater Fishes of California

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