A Naturalist's Guide to the Reptiles of India

A Naturalist's Guide to the Reptiles of India

Book Title: A Naturalist's Guide to the Reptiles of India

Author: Ruchira Somaweera

Format: Paperback | 176 pages

Publication Date: 07 Jun 2018

ISBN-13: 9781909612815

This easy-to-use identification guide to the 239 reptile species most commonly seen in South Asia (covering India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and the Maldives) is perfect for resident and visitor alike.High-quality photographs from the region's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers reptile topography, climate and geography, habitats and a glossary. Also included is an all-important checklist of all of the reptiles of South Asia encompassing, for each species, its common and scientific name, and IUCN status.