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Snakes of the world

Kenneth R. G. Welch

Snakes of the world

a checklist

by Kenneth R. G. Welch

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Published by R & A Research and Information, KCM Books [distributor] in [England], Taunton, Somerset, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Snakes -- Classification.,
  • Snakes -- Nomenclature.,
  • Snakes -- Geographical distribution.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementK.R.G. Welch.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL666.O6 W358 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. <2 > ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL584639M
    ISBN 101859130232
    LC Control Number96174416
    OCLC/WorldCa30362191

      Buy Venomous Snakes Of The World 2nd Revised edition by O'Shea, Mark (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(46).   We know the anacondas, boas, pythons, but have you heard about the Titanoboa? It is the queen of snakes and is also the largest ever known. Correction: The titanoboa weighed tons.

    Summary. Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species—the first catalogue of its kind—covers all living and fossil snakes described between and , comprising 3, living and extinct species allocated to living and extinct included are 54 genera and species that are dubious or invalid, resulting in recognition of genera and 4, Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Snakes of the world by Raymond Lee Ditmars, Cited by:

    Fascinating, fun and fatal. Many decades ago when I was a small child I had a picture book about the natural world, I loved the thrill of opening the page on snakes and daring myself to touch the photograph of the cobra or the python.5/5(2). A stunning gallery of line drawings depict over 40 species from around the world. Add your colors to the anaconda, boomslang, cottonmouth, fer-de-lance, royal python, Sahara sand viper, king cobra, black mamba, boa constrictor, puff adder, Indian python, milk snake, garter snake, and many more. Captions.


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The Atlas of Snakes of the World Hardcover – October 1, by John Coborn (Author)Cited by: Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species ―the first catalogue of its kind―covers all living and fossil snakes described between andcomprising 3, living and extinct species allocated to living and extinct by: An excellent book showing the poisonous snakes of the world.

The book is very well written about these fascinating reptiles, and gives very detailed accounts of where and what habitat they live in. For those people (myself included) who collect venom a useful tome. 3 people found this helpfulCited by: This illustrated introduction provides detailed information about all species, from the harmless grass snake to the mighty anaconda.

You'll find complete information on anatomy, methods of feeding, reproduction, behavior, and defense. Snakes' bodies have reached a high level of design economy, /5. The book cover inside and out has small colored drawings with each snakes markings that can be used as color guides for the markings.

Purchased for one of my grandchildren, I found myself inspired to make a block print for a textile project/5(40). "Living Snakes of the World in Color" succeeds at providing a pictorial introduction to hundreds of species of snake.

Those uninterested in poisonous snakes, or those looking for comprehensive coverage of snakes available as "pets" might be better off with another book (although I have yet to find a reasonably priced book that fits the bill).Cited by: The Book of Snakes presents species of snakes from around the world, covering nearly one in six of all snake species.

It will bring greater understanding of a group of reptiles that have existed for more than million years, and that now inhabit every continent except Antarctica, as well as two of /5(96). Snakes of the World book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This is a book about measurement.

Long snakes and short snakes all snakes come in different shapes and sizes. Measuring is the focus of this book. Students have concrete object to look at and honk about the measurement of snakes.3/5. Originally published inand fully updated and colorized by Scott Shupe, Poisonous Snakes of the World is the perfect practical guide to not only snake bite survival, but to understand and identifying every venomous snake on the planet.

Even if no life hangs in the balance, this manual is a great reference guide for the outdoors enthusiast, the reptile lover, or anyone with a thirst for /5(10). Book review in French-The book of snakes. A life-size guide to six hundred species from around the world, par Mark O'Shea, Ivy Press, London, United Kingdom.

: Mark O'shea. Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species-the first catalogue of its kind-covers all living and fossil snakes described between andcomprising 3, living and extinct species allocated to living and extinct genera.

Also included are 54 genera and species that are dubious or invalid, resulting in recoCited by:   The book begins with a description of the anatomies of venomous snakes, along with their diversity and distribution.

Also included is a unique in-depth look at the various types of snake venom and the ways that each type attacks the body. A section on anti-venom, including thoughts on the looming anti-venom crisis, /5.

Get this from a library. Snakes of the world. [John Stidworthy; Dugald McDougal] -- An explanation of the evolution and physical characteristics of snakes is followed by detailed descriptions of common species throughout the world.

Book Description. Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species—the first catalogue of its kind—covers all living and fossil snakes described between andcomprising 3, living and extinct species allocated to living and extinct included are 54 genera and species that are dubious or invalid, resulting in recognition of genera and.

The book begins with a description of the anatomies of venomous snakes, along with their diversity and distribution. Also included is a unique in-depth look at the various types of snake venom and the ways that each type attacks the body. A section on anti-venom, including thoughts on the looming anti-venom crisis, is also presented.

Originally published inand fully updated and colorized by Scott Shupe, Poisonous Snakes of the World is the perfect practical guide to not only snake bite survival, but to understand and identifying every venomous snake on the planet.

Even if no life hangs in the balance, this manual is a great reference guide for the outdoors enthusiast, the reptile lover, or anyone with a thirst for Released on: J Snakes of the West Indies were enumerated by Schwartz & Henderson ().

Tipton () listed all the genera and species of the New World (North America, Mesoamerica, Caribbean, and South America).

Snakes of Europe were listed by Mertens & Wermuth () and Gasc et al. African snakes have been covered by the. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Williams, Kenneth L., Snakes of the world. Malabar, Fla.: Krieger Pub.

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Brown Tree Snake. The brown tree snake is venomous, but its venom is not very dangerous to adults. However, the snake has wrecked havoc on the island of Guam, where it is an invasive species. Brown tree snakes have destroyed Guam's native bird population and.

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According to the book Sea Snake Toxinology by P. Gopalakrishnakone, there are several types of sea snakes, and most are just as deadly, if not deadlier, than any of its land-dwelling kin. Probably the worst is the Aipysurus duboisii, or the Dubois' sea snake.

Found in the Coral Sea, the Dubois has one of the highest rates of toxicity in the Author: Jason Iannone.Snakes of Mexico describes all species known from the country.

With distribution maps to all species and more than color photographs, this book is designed for use by researchers and conservationists as well as by ecotourists and the general publi.