eBook Wildlife of Australia, 1st Edition

  • Iain Campbell
  • Sam Woods
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  • ISBN-10: 140084682X
  • ISBN-13: 9781400846825
  • DDC: 590.994
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1152 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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About

Overview

Ideal for the nature-loving traveler, Wildlife of Australia is a handy photographic pocket guide to the most widely seen birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and habitats of Australia. The guide features more than 400 stunning color photographs, and coverage includes 350 birds, 70 mammals, 30 reptiles, and 16 frogs likely to be encountered in Australia’s major tourist destinations. Accessible species accounts are useful for both general travelers and serious naturalists, and the invaluable habitat section describes the Australian bush and its specific wildlife. Animal species with similar features are placed on the same plates in order to aid identification. Wildlife of Australia is an indispensable and thorough resource for any nature enthusiast interested in this remarkable continent.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface and Acknowledgments.
1: Vegetation Associatations of Australia.
2: Habitats.
3: Mammals.
4: Birds.
5: Amphibians.
6: Reptiles.
Abbreviations.
Glossary.
Further Reading.
About the Authors.
Photo Credits.
Index.