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The Resource A natural history of amphibians, Robert C. Stebbins and Nathan W. Cohen ; illustrated by the authors

A natural history of amphibians, Robert C. Stebbins and Nathan W. Cohen ; illustrated by the authors

Label
A natural history of amphibians
Title
A natural history of amphibians
Statement of responsibility
Robert C. Stebbins and Nathan W. Cohen ; illustrated by the authors
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a book for all readers who want to learn about amphibians, the animal group that includes frogs, toads, salamanders, and caecilians. It draws on many years of classroom teaching, laboratory experience, and field observation by the authors. A Natural History of Amphibians can serve as a textbook for students and independent learners, as an overview of the field for professional scientists and land managers, and as an engaging introduction for general readers
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1915-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stebbins, Robert C.
Dewey number
597.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL667
LC item number
.S84 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1919-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cohen, Nathan W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amphibians
  • Amphibians
  • Amphibiens
Label
A natural history of amphibians, Robert C. Stebbins and Nathan W. Cohen ; illustrated by the authors
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-299) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Skin -- Breathing -- Limbs and Locomotion -- Tail -- Nose and Chemoreception -- Eyes and Vision -- Food Habits -- Ears and Hearing -- Voice -- Temperature Characteristics -- Body Water Regulation -- Protection against Predators -- Home Range and Movements -- Territorial Behavior and Fighting -- Homing and Migration -- Reproduction -- Parental Care -- Contributions of Amphibians to Human Welfare -- Declining Amphibians
Control code
ocm31605984
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 316 p.
Isbn
9780691032818
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
94043931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o31605984
  • (OCoLC)31605984
Label
A natural history of amphibians, Robert C. Stebbins and Nathan W. Cohen ; illustrated by the authors
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-299) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Skin -- Breathing -- Limbs and Locomotion -- Tail -- Nose and Chemoreception -- Eyes and Vision -- Food Habits -- Ears and Hearing -- Voice -- Temperature Characteristics -- Body Water Regulation -- Protection against Predators -- Home Range and Movements -- Territorial Behavior and Fighting -- Homing and Migration -- Reproduction -- Parental Care -- Contributions of Amphibians to Human Welfare -- Declining Amphibians
Control code
ocm31605984
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 316 p.
Isbn
9780691032818
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
94043931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o31605984
  • (OCoLC)31605984

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