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Field Book of Snakes of United States and Canada

K. P. Schmidt

Field Book of Snakes of United States and Canada

by K. P. Schmidt

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Published by Putnam Pub Group (T) .
Written in English


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FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL10175750M
ISBN 100399102957
ISBN 109780399102950

Get this from a library! Handbook of snakes of the United States and Canada. [Albert Hazen Wright; Anna Allen Wright] -- For years Albert Hazen Wright and Anna Allen Wright traveled extensively, attempting to observe every species of snake in North America . Available is this page 4 1/2" by 7" hardcover with dust jacket titled "Field Book of Snakes of the United States and Canada and authored by Karl Schmidt and Davis and this being the Putnam printing. Heavily illustrated with color and black and white date:

Get this from a library! Snakes of the United States and Canada. [Carl H Ernst; Evelyn M Ernst] -- Presents detailed information and color photos for all snake species found in the U.S. and Canada. Genre/Form: Reference works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wright, Albert Hazen, Handbook of snakes of the United States and Canada.

Buy Handbook of Snakes of the United States and Canada by Albert Hazen Wright, Anna A Wright online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. publishes his Field Book of Snakes of the United States and Canada, with D. Dwight Davis chief curator of zoology at the Field Museum president, American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists.


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Field Book of Snakes of United States and Canada by K. P. Schmidt Download PDF EPUB FB2

FIELD BOOK OF SNAKES OF THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA. xiii + p., Schmidt, K. and D. Davis. Published by (). This fieldbook of snakes is one of the best on the market. Written in this book is still of value to the student of snakes today as it was 70 years ago.

Some of the nomenclature has changed but the descriptions of the snakes, their habits and life history observations, are priceless.5/5(1). If your just wanting a book to ID snakes that you see around your property, on the trails around the campsite, A Field Guide to Reptiles & Amphibians of Eastern & Central North America (Peterson Field Guide Series) is a better way to go, and won't kill your by: Field book of snakes of the United States and Canada.

[Karl Patterson Schmidt; D Dwight Davis] -- "We have placed particular emphasis on life history, habits, behavior, and ecology. Description has been restricted to what is necessary for identification of specimens.".

Field book of snakes of the United States and Canada. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Karl Patterson Schmidt; D.

About this book. More than a field guide, this monumental reference describes every known aspect of each of the species found in the United States and Canada. Begins with an introduction to snake biology and evolution followed by an identification guide and key. Field Book of Snakes of the United States and Canada Item Preview remove-circle Field Book of Snakes of the United States and Canada by Schmidt, Karl P; Davis, D Dwight.

Publication date Usage Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike International Topics REPTILIA Publisher. Handbook Field Book of Snakes of United States and Canada book Snakes of the United States and Canada. Ithaca and London: Comstock Publishing Associates, a division of Cornell University Press.

1, pp. (in two volumes). (Lampropeltis getulus holbrooki, pp. –, Figure + Map 33 on p. Field Book of Snakes of the United States and Canada.

New York: G.P. Putnam's Son's. (Tropidoclonion lineatum, pp.Figure 83 + Pl Top, on p. ^ a b Conant R (). A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of Eastern and Central North America, Second Edition.

The first of these myths tells of snakes sucking cows in Actually, of the snakes of the United States and Canada. nl y 52 are poisonous and only 36 of these are at all dangerous. 7 8 FIELD BOOK OF SNAKES the pasture, so that the cows fail to give their proper quot* of milk at milking time.

A new book from the University of Georgia Press belongs in the library of anyone who spends time outdoors, even if just in the yard Snakes of the Eastern United States is lavishly illustrated with beautiful color photographs of the legless reptiles, which should make identifying any of the 63 snake species native to the East a snap.

Snakes of the United States and Canada by Carl Ernst,Much more than simply a field guide, this monumental reference begins with an introduction to snake biology and evolution, which is followed by an identification guide and key to the North American species. The heart of the book is the species accounts which.

Written in this book is still of value to the student of snakes today as it was 70 years ago. Some of the nomenclature has changed but the descriptions of the snakes, their habits and life history observations, are priceless. The book has color plates, photos, and the line drawings are some of the best I have ever seen.5/5.

Field Book of Snakes of the United States and Canada. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons. (Natrix kirtlandii, pp. + Pl Center, on p. Field Book of Snakes of the United States and Canada Pistil Books is an independent bookstore established in We offer quick service, accurate descriptions.

and. World-renowned snake expert Carl Ernst and coauthor Evelyn Ernst reveal the unusual lifestyles of these fascinating creatures, describing every known aspect of each of the species found in the United States and Canada/5(2). An illustration of an open book.

Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Handbook of snakes of the United States and Canada by Wright, Albert Hazen, ; Wright, Anna Habitat -- Period of activity -- Breeding -- Ecdysis -- Food -- Venom and bite -- Enemies -- Field notes -- Authorities -- Accounts of species -- Key to.

Verified Purchase The husband and wife team of Albert and Anna Wright traveled the United States collecting snakes and snake lore to write what is indeed a classic in book is rich with photos and line drawings of the various species and subspecies of snakes in North s: 2.

Further reading. Behler, J.L., and F.W. King. The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Reptiles and New York. ISBN (Carphophis amoenus vermis, p. + Plate )Kennicott, R.

Notes on Coluber calligaster of Say, and a description of new species of Serpents in the collection of the North Western University of Evanston, Ill[inois].

Snakes of the Eastern United States is extraordinarily informative about snake biology, and impresses on the reader that snakes are an integral part of the natural world we share with them. This book will go far toward educating the public and encouraging everyone to respect these intriguing creatures." – Jim Fowler, Mutual of Omaha's Wild.

A Field Guide to the Snakes of the United States East of the Rocky Mountains. (with drawings by Edmond Malnate). New York and London: D.

Appleton-Century. Frontispiece map + viii + pp. + Plates A-C, ) (Natrix taxispilota, pp. – + Pl Figure 58). Morris, P.A. (). Boy's Book of Snakes: How to Recognize and.Turtles of the United States and Canada. Snakes of the United States and Canada. with the help of volunteers in the field to communicate with individuals on a personal level.

The site is also here to assist with other herp related questions and personal help with Identification with the simple use of our contact form. Recommended Books.Handbook of Snakes of the United States and Canada by Albert Hazen Wright,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.