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By Jeffrey Lemm,Allison C. Alberts

ISBN-10: 1437735169

ISBN-13: 9781437735161

Rock iguanas of the West Indies are thought of to be the main endangered crew of lizards on the earth. they're a flagship species within the Caribbean and on so much islands are the most important homeland animals. regrettably, human encroachment and brought animals have introduced this species to the threshold of extinction. Cyclura: usual background, Husbandry, and Conservation of the West Indian Iguanas is the 1st booklet to mix the common background and captive husbandry of those awesome reptiles, whereas while outlining the issues researchers and conservationists are fighting to save lots of those appealing, iconic animals of the Caribbean islands.

Authors Jeffrey Lemm and Allison Alberts were learning West Indian iguanas for almost two decades within the wild and in captivity; their studies with wild iguanas and their beautiful images of those charismatic lizards within the wild make this e-book vital for reptile researchers, teachers and lovers, in addition to an individual drawn to nature and conservation.

  • Includes chapters with contributions through major specialists on rock iguana taxonomy, meals, and ailments
  • Features colour images of all taxa, together with habitat and captive shots
  • Provides simply comprehensible and usable info gleaned from adventure and hands-on reptile study

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