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By Gordon Grigg,David Kirshner

Biology and Evolution of Crocodylians is a accomplished evaluate of present wisdom concerning the world's greatest and most renowned residing reptiles.

Gordon Grigg's authoritative and available textual content and David Kirshner's wonderful interpretive art and color photos mix expertly during this modern get together of crocodiles, alligators, caimans and gharials. This ebook showcases the abilities and services that permit crocodylians to dwell how and the place they do. It covers the biology and ecology of the extant species, conservation matters, crocodylian–human interplay and the evolutionary historical past of the crowd, and encompasses a monstrous quantity of latest info; 25 in line with cent of 1100 mentioned courses have seemed when you consider that 2007.

Richly illustrated with greater than 500 color images and black and white illustrations, this ebook might be a benchmark reference paintings for crocodylian biologists, herpetologists and vertebrate biologists for years to come.

Winner of the 2015 Whitley Medal.

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