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Some amphibians and reptiles from Arabia.

Georg Haas

Some amphibians and reptiles from Arabia.

by Georg Haas

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Published by The Academy in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arabian Peninsula.
    • Subjects:
    • Reptiles -- Arabian Peninsula.,
    • Amphibians -- Arabian Peninsula.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesProceedings of the California Academy of Sciences. 4th ser.,, v. 29, no. 3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ11 .C253 vol. 29, no. 3.
      The Physical Object
      Pagination47-86 p.
      Number of Pages86
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6241735M
      LC Control Number58000623
      OCLC/WorldCa4636732

      Examples taken from amphibians and reptiles throughout the world make this book a useful herpetology textbook in several countries. Naturalists, amateur herpetologists, herpetoculturists, zoo professionals, and many others will find this book readable and full of relevant natural history and distributional information. Reptiles and Amphibians Teach kids about reptiles and amphibians with informational texts, science projects, worksheets, and educational activities. Themed practice pages and teaching tools also focus on a range of language arts and math skills.

      Though amphibians and reptiles represent some of the most rapidly disappearing species on Earth, they've long been underrepresented when it comes to wildlife protection. So in the Center made certain that animals like the California tiger salamander have their very own champion by hiring the nation's first full-time attorney dedicated to.   Kermit the Frog-sicle. As snakes go, garters are remarkably cold-tolerant. One species can even survive the unenviable experience of having 40 percent of the liquid water inside its body freeze solid, but only if it's allowed to thaw out after a few hours.. Yet the wood frog takes freeze tolerance to a whole new level. A North American native, this cold-weather warrior has the distinction of.

      Circulatory system - Circulatory system - Amphibians: Modern amphibians are characterized by the flexibility of their gaseous exchange mechanisms. Amphibian skin is moistened by mucous secretions and is well supplied with blood vessels. It is used for respiration to varying degrees. When lungs are present, carbon dioxide may pass out of the body across the skin, but in some salamanders there. In establishing the chorotypes of amphibian and reptile species, the classification of A. Vigna Taglianti et al. (), developed primarily for the Middle East region, was used.


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XXIX, No. 3, pp.figs. November 5, SOME AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES FROM ARABIA By GEORG HAAS The Hebrew University, Jerusalem INTRODUCTION Much of Arabia has long* been difficult of access to European and American zoological collectors, and the fauna of the vast region between the.

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