A Field Guide to Reptiles & Amphibians: Eastern and Central North America

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1998 - Nature - 616 pages
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This newly designed field guides features detailed descriptions of 595 species and subspecies. The 656 full-color illustrations and 384 drawings show key details for accurate identification. More than 100 color photographs and 333 color photographs and 333 color distribution maps accompany the species descriptions.
 

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great book so detailed

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Useful book for identifying all those creatures you run into in the backyard and out in the National Parks. Good photographs and descriptions. Regional maps are at the back. Read full review

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About the author (1998)

Roger Conant was an American herpetologist, author, and conservationist.

The late Joseph T. Collins was the herpetologist with the Kansas Biological Survey and emeritus at the University of Kansas Natural History Museum, where he worked for 30 years. He was founder and director of The Center for North American Herpetology and author of many articles and books, most recently Amphibians, Reptiles, and Turtles in Kansas (2010; with Suzanne L. Collins and Travis W. Taggart).

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