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By Steve Wilson

the extreme lives of lizards stay mostly hidden from human eyes. Lizards feed, mate, lay eggs or supply stay beginning, and punctiliously deal with their temperatures. they try to outlive in a posh global of predators and competitors.
The approximately seven hundred named Australian species are divided into seven households: the dragons, screens, skinks, flap-footed lizards and 3 households of geckos. utilizing an unlimited array of crafty thoughts, lizards have controlled to discover a house in nearly all terrestrial habitats.
Australian Lizards: A ordinary historical past takes the reader on a trip in the course of the striking lifetime of lizards. It explores the locations within which they stay and what they consume, exhibits how they utilize their senses and the way they keep an eye on their temperatures, how they reproduce and the way they protect themselves.
Lavishly illustrated with greater than four hundred color pictures, this e-book finds behavioural points by no means prior to released, delivering a desirable glimpse into the unseen lives of those reptiles. it's going to entice a various readership, from people with a basic curiosity in ordinary heritage to the professional herpetologist.

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