The amphibians and reptiles of Costa Rica

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ISBN: : 978-0-226-73538-2
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Auteure: : Jay-M Savage,,
Les données: : 01/01/2010
EAN: : 9780226735382

World renowned for its biological diversity and model conservation system, Costa Rica is home to a wide variety of amphibians and reptiles, from the golden. Titre: The amphibians and reptiles of Costa Rica. Auteur: Jay-M Savage. Editeur (Livre): University Of Chicago Press. Date sortie / parution: 01/01/ Découvrez The amphibians and reptiles of Costa Rica le livre de Jay-M Savage sur streetzen.net - 3ème libraire sur Internet avec 1 million de livres disponibles en.Costa Rica is full of reptiles. With representatives at nearly every altitude and in most regions, the recorded species in this country have spread themselves across every habitat. Reptiles are more resilient to losing water than amphibians because they have dry, scaly skin. Reptiles of Costa Rica, the long-awaited companion to Amphibians of Costa Rica, is the first ever comprehensive field guide to the crocodilians, turtles, lizards, and snakes of Costa Rica. A popular destination for tourists and biologists because of its biodiversity, the country is particularly rich in reptile fauna, boasting species. The Order Caudata is the second most diverse group of living amphibians with more than species, followed by Gymnophiona with more than species. More than species of amphibians are known to inhabit the tiny Central American country of Costa Rica; this diversity includes representatives of all three living orders.


The amphibians and reptiles of Costa Rica