Familiar Reptiles and Amphibians

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
ISBN: CORNELL:31924052393208
Release Date: 1988
Genre: Nature

Shows and describes frogs, toads, turtles, lizards, skinks, salamanders, newts, alligators, and snakes

The National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds

Author: John L. Bull
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
ISBN: 0679428526
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Nature

A revised edition of the popular field guide includes hundreds of all new, full-color photographs, along with information on diverse species of eastern birds, their characteristics, habitats and ranges, identification tips, and more. 200,000 first printing.

The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Seashore Creatures

Author: Norman August Meinkoth
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: UCSD:31822004275418
Release Date: 1981
Genre: Nature

Each of the 690 identification pictures is a full-color photograph of a seashore creature. Arrangement by shape and by color makes identification quick and easy. 666 species are covered in full detail.

National Audubon Society Field Guide to Fishes

Author: Carter Rowell Gilbert
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: UCSD:31822031641665
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Nature

Covering both freshwater and saltwater species, this fully revised edition brings a new level of accuracy and usefulness to the original fishes field guide published over 20 years ago. Over 700 new full-color photographs, 286 black-and-white illustrations, and 637 maps combine to make this book the most comprehensive field guide available to the fishes of North America. •635 species covered in detail, with notes on 771 more •723 full-color identification photographs •286 black-and-white illustrations •Visual organization of species photographs by shape for easy identification •Range map for each species •Glossary of useful terms

Field Guide to Amphibians and Reptiles of California

Author: Robert C. Stebbins
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520949973
Release Date: 2012-09-04
Genre: Nature

This user-friendly guide is the only complete resource that identifies and describes all the amphibians and reptiles—salamanders, frogs and toads, lizards, snakes, and tortoises and turtles—that live in California. The species are described in richly detailed accounts that include range maps, lifelike color paintings by Robert C. Stebbins, clear drawings of various life stages including eggs, notes on natural history, and conservation status. Easy-to-use keys for every order help identify species, and informative chapters cover more general topics including evolution, habitat loss, and photography. Throughout, anecdotes and observations reveal new insights into the lives of California’s abundant but often hidden amphibians and reptiles.

A Field Guide to Reptiles Amphibians

Author: Roger Conant
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0395904528
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Nature

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.

National Audubon Society Field Guide to Florida

Author: Peter Alden
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
ISBN: UCSC:32106018375318
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Nature

Identifies one thousand types of Florida's plant and animal life, offers an overview of its natural history, and describes the state's beaches, parks, preserves, and forests

National Audubon Society First Field Guide

Author: Gary Mechler
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 0606185836
Release Date: 1999-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A field guide to the night sky, explaining through text and maps how to locate and identify stars, planets, meteors, comets, and constellations.