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Author Badger, David P.

Title Lizards : a natural history of some uncommon creatures, extraordinary chameleons, iguanas, geckos, and more / text by David Badger ; photography by John Netherton.

Imprint Stillwater, MN : Voyageur Press, c2002.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    597.95 BAD    Available
Description 160 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-155) and index.
Contents ch. 1. Lizards and humans -- ch. 2. Physical characteristics and behavior -- Shape and size -- Skin and coloration -- Limbs and locomotion -- Eyes and vision -- Ears and hearing -- Smell and taste -- Teeth and venom -- Tails and autotomy -- Internal anatomy -- Thermoregulation -- Reproduction -- Communication -- Defense strategies -- Predation -- Hibernation -- ch. 3. Families and species -- Jackson's chameleon -- Panther chameleon -- Flap-necked chameleon -- Mountain chameleon -- Green anole -- Jamaican giant anole -- Madagascan giant day gecko -- Crested gecko -- Leopard gecko -- Fat-tailed gecko -- Namib Desert gecko -- Five-lined skink -- Prehensile-tailed skink -- Gila monster -- Eastern glass lizard -- Short-horned lizard -- Collared lizard -- Six-lined racerunner -- Fence lizard -- Granite spiny lizard -- Lava lizards -- Green iguana -- Marine iguana -- Galápagos land iguanas -- Rhinoceros iguana -- Black tree monitor -- Gould's monitor -- Crocodile monitor -- Komodo dragon -- ch. 4. Lizard conservation.
Subject Lizards.
Added Author Netherton, John.
ISBN 0896585204 : $35.00

 
    
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