Southern Africa has a great diversity of reptiles, animals which are often overlooked or unjustifiably feared by the general public. Souther African Snakes and other Reptiles: A Photographic Guide has been complied as a useful introduction for the layman who wishes to identify and gain insight into the lifestyle, habitat and behaviour of these often misunderstood creatures. The author has selected 244 of the species most likely to be encountered in the field and, in succinct text and clear colour photographs, highlights the characteristic features of each for easy identification.
144 pages illustrated give the reader a good insight into the various types of reptiles to be found in Southern Africa. Everything in pocket size guide of 190mm x 95mm.