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Amphibians of Central and Southern Africa

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StatementAlan Channing.
SeriesComstock books in herpetology
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LC ClassificationsQL662.A356 C43 2001
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Paginationx, 470 p. :
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Open LibraryOL3948256M
ISBN 100801438659
LC Control Number2001037091

Amphibians of Central and Southern Africa is the first comprehensive guide to the frogs, toads, and caecilians of the ten sub-equatorial African countries―Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

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About this book. The first comprehensive guide to the frogs, toads and caecilians of the ten sub-equatorial African countries.

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Amphibians of Central and Southern Africa is the first comprehensive guide to the frogs, toads, and caecilians of the ten sub-equatorial African countries - Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

The result is at once a valuable reference tool, a field guide, and a source of ideas for future research. Comprehensive guide to frogs, toads and caecilians of the ten sub-equatorial African countries - Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Detailed accounts for species of frogs and toads (and 2 speceis of caecilian. Tadpole identification keys to genus.

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The African bullfrog is a large frog found in southern Africa. It lives in a variety of habitats, including savannas, shrublands, marshes and farmland. The African bullfrog is a voracious predator, and will eat a variety of species, including insects, small mammals and reptiles, and other amphibians – including African bullfrog tadpoles.

This finding implies that positive specimens were detected from all regions of southern Africa by Infected frogs were found in 5 of the 9 provinces in South Africa, including the Western Cape (5 of ), Northern Cape (2 of 22), Free State (6 of ), Kwazulu-Natal (3 of ), and Eastern Cape (1 of ), as well as in Swaziland (2 of 42).

About this book. The first field guide to cover all of the species of frogs and three caecelians of the 10 African countries south of the Equator - Angola, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland.

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Field Guide to the Frogs & other Amphibians of Africa, is the first comprehensive guide to amphibian species on the African new guide details species – frogs, 23 caecilians and four salamanders.

It includes an introduction that offers tips on handling and identifying amphibians, and an illustrated guide to each species group, which serves as the. Alan Channing is Professor of Biodiversity and Conservation Biology, University of the Western Cape, South Africa.

He is the author of Amphibians of Central and Southern Africa, also from Cornell. Kim M. Howell is Professor of Zoology and Marine Biology at the University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

South Africa is world famous for its flora and fauna, and widely known for the Kruger National Park, among other conservation areas.

South Africa is currently the 27th country in the world regarding amphibian species richness, and is the fifth such country in its bio-geographical territory after Madagascar, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Cameroon, and.

Amphibians of Central and Southern Africa is the first comprehensive guide to the frogs, toads, and caecilians of the ten sub-equatorial African countries - Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

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book dedicated only to the amphibians of North Africa and that describe all the. amphibian species and map their distributions as known at present. This book is Southern, East, Central. Book Description: Amphibians of Central and Southern Africa is the first comprehensive guide to the frogs, toads, and caecilians of the ten sub-equatorial African countries-Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

This species ranges from southern Somalia, Kenya and Tanzania, south to Mozambique, southern Malawi, southern Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, northern and eastern South Africa and Swaziland. In southern Africa, the ranges of the two species have not yet been neatly defined, mainly due to the ancient confusion of P.

edulis and P. adspersus. Amphibians of North Africa is a comprehensive compilation of available data on the amphibians and reptiles found in various ecosystems across North West Africa and parts of the Mediterranean region. It is essential to identifying and understanding the ecological role of regional herpetofauna and its conservational importance.

Cornell University Press, Ithaca, New York. ISBN p. $ (hardcover).—Knowledge of amphibians of southern Africa leaps forward by irregular jumps. Colonial powers moving into central and southern Africa included naturalists who provided descriptions of flora and fauna to a wide-eyed and receptive world audience.

Two books, Treefroogs of Africa (Schiøtz ) and Amphibians of Central and Southern Africa (Channing ) address the Angolan territory, providing species identification keys, colour photographs, and distribution maps. Ina book on the central African and Angolan amphibians was released (Frétey et al.

It addressed Angolan. The Reptiles and Amphibians of Southern Africa by Rose, Walter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Alan Channing is Professor of Biodiversity and Conservation Biology, University of the Western Cape, South Africa.

He is the author of Amphibians of Central and Southern Africa, also from Cornell. Kim M. Howell is Professor of Zoology and Marine Biology at the University of Dar es Salaam, : Alan Channing.

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Bibliography Channing, A. Amphibians of Central and Southern Africa. Ithaca: Cornell University Press. This dictionary lists the English, German, French and Italian names of amphibians occurring in Europe, North America, Canada, Central and Southern Africa, Australia and New Zealand, the Indian Subcontinent, South East Asia, Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico and the .This book answers these and other questions about the curious creatures that are the reptiles and amphibians of southern Africa.

An easy and fascinating cover-to-cover read, "Curious Creatures: Reptiles & Amphibians of Southern Africa" reveals the habitat, diversity, reproduction, and diet of these s: 1.Wikimedia Commons has media related to Amphibians of South Africa. Subcategories.

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