|Author||: Scott Eipper|
|Publisher||: Naturalist's Guide|
|Total Pages||: 176|
|Rating||: 4/5 (63 Downloads)|
Book excerpt: Featuring 280 of Australia's most beautiful, unusual, and commonly encountered lizard species, this lavishly illustrated guide provides a thorough introduction to the land of the lizard. Stunning photographs from Australia's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits, and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers the geography and climate of Australia, types of habitat, and details of orders and families. Also included is an all-important checklist of all of the lizards of Australia encompassing, for each species, its common and scientific name, which state it is present in, and its IUCN Red List status.