About National Audubon Society Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians
A portable and comprehensive field guide to the reptiles and amphibians of North America, featuring over 600 full-color photographs and detailed background information on the region’s most fascinating species.
Reptiles & Amphibians features: –Background information on evolution, anatomy, physiology, habitats, and life cycles of a range of reptile and amphibian families. –A detailed look at how reptiles and amphibians survive-how they eat, move around, defend themselves, and combat temperature extremes. –Examinations of metamorphosis, growth and longevity, and vocalization techniques. –Practical advice on how to responsibly study reptiles and amphibians in the wild or care for them as pets.