The Resource Field guide to amphibians and reptiles of California, Robert C. Stebbins and Samuel M. McGinnis, (electronic resource/)

Field guide to amphibians and reptiles of California, Robert C. Stebbins and Samuel M. McGinnis, (electronic resource/)

Label
Field guide to amphibians and reptiles of California
Title
Field guide to amphibians and reptiles of California
Statement of responsibility
Robert C. Stebbins and Samuel M. McGinnis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 photogr
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Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
597.8/1709794
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL653.C2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
California natural history guides
Label
Field guide to amphibians and reptiles of California, Robert C. Stebbins and Samuel M. McGinnis, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=457079
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revised edition of: Amphibians and reptiles of California / Robert C. Stebbins. 1972
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface: Natural History and This Book; Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION; Amphibians and Reptiles: The Vertebrate Terrestrial Pioneers; Amphibian and Reptile Distribution throughout Californias Habitat Complex; Ongoing Loss of Habitats and Numbers of Californias Amphibians and Reptiles; Protective Status of Some Amphibians and Reptile Species; Common and Latin Name Changes; New Species, Genera, and Families; Field Identification Keys; AMPHIBIANS; Taxonomy, Anatomy, Physiology, and Behavior of Amphibians; Salamanders (Order Caudata)
Control code
ocn794328500
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/cttqxgzr
  • 70F15397-C247-489B-81E8-4E38001F6CF3
Label
Field guide to amphibians and reptiles of California, Robert C. Stebbins and Samuel M. McGinnis, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=457079
Publication
Note
Revised edition of: Amphibians and reptiles of California / Robert C. Stebbins. 1972
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface: Natural History and This Book; Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION; Amphibians and Reptiles: The Vertebrate Terrestrial Pioneers; Amphibian and Reptile Distribution throughout Californias Habitat Complex; Ongoing Loss of Habitats and Numbers of Californias Amphibians and Reptiles; Protective Status of Some Amphibians and Reptile Species; Common and Latin Name Changes; New Species, Genera, and Families; Field Identification Keys; AMPHIBIANS; Taxonomy, Anatomy, Physiology, and Behavior of Amphibians; Salamanders (Order Caudata)
Control code
ocn794328500
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/cttqxgzr
  • 70F15397-C247-489B-81E8-4E38001F6CF3

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