Category: Reptiles & Amphibians

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 27

Image for Australian Snakes: A Pictorial Guide *** OUT OF STOCK ***

Australian Snakes: A Pictorial Guide *** OUT OF STOCK ***

By: Belinda Edwards

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, The Five Mile Press: 2009

Seller ID: 000631

ISBN: 1742116183

Condition: New


Did you know? Snakes can go two years without eating. Over one million people are bitten by snakes every year. Australian Snakes identifies over forty of our most commonly found snakes, and provides a full-colour photograph and identifying features for each one. As well, there is comprehensive information about snake bites, including prevention and first aid, as well as general information on snakes, such as feeding habits, and basic anatomy and physiology. An easy-to-re... View more info

Image for The Snake Ranch Guide to Reptile Care

The Snake Ranch Guide to Reptile Care

By: Chris Williams

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Australian Reptile Classifieds: 2014

Seller ID: 003684

Condition: New


The Snake Ranch Guide to Reptile Care is a brilliant new addition to introductory husbandry guides for Australian reptile species. Designed for new keepers and children it features an abundance of photographs and easy to understand text. The contents include - Introduction, Buying a Reptile, Housing, Building an Enclosure, Record Keeping, Feeding, Sloughing (shedding), Bites, Australian Reptile Quick Facts, A New Era for the Hobby, The Pygmy Pythons (Children's, Pygmys... View more info

Image for Keeping and Breeding Australian Pythons

Keeping and Breeding Australian Pythons

By: Edited by Mike Swan

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Australia, Mike Swan Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 003681

ISBN: 0980366704

Condition: New


Keeping and Breeding Australian Pythons is the first of Mike Swan's husbandry and breeding guides to Australian reptiles. Mike has gone to great lengths to secure some of Australian's most experienced python breeders to compile this essential guide to breeding some of the worlds most beautiful snakes. Authors include - Kieran Aland, Brian Barnett, Rob Browne-Cooper, Greg Fyfe, Glen Gaikhorst, Russel Grant, Chris Hay, Geoff Heard, Adrian Hemens, Peter Krauss, Dr. David Pe... View more info

Image for Keeping and Breeding Australian Lizards

Keeping and Breeding Australian Lizards

By: Edited by Mike Swan

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Australia, Mike Swan Publishing: 2008

Seller ID: 003683

ISBN: 0980366712

Condition: New


Keeping and Breeding Australian Lizards, edited by Mike Swan. Authored by Kieran Aland (Dragons), Greg Fyfe (Skinks), Grant Husband and Matthew Bonnett (Monitors), John McGrath (Geckos) and Rob Porter (Flap-footed Lizards). Photographs, design and layout by Damian Goodall of Eye For Nature. From the team that brought you Keeping and Breeding Australian Pythons now comes Keeping and Breeding Australian Lizards. Mike Swan has enrolled the services of Australia's most well... View more info

Image for Between the Tides: In Search of Sea Turtles

Between the Tides: In Search of Sea Turtles

By: George Hughes

Price: $41.95

Publisher: South Africa, Jacana Media: 2013

Seller ID: 000492

ISBN: 1431405620

Condition: New


A passionate account by an ardent conservationist who records his experiences while undertaking fundamental research, this book details how sea turtles are suddenly struggling to survive, largely because of harm that has been done to the planet's oceans and beaches. Much can be learned about the condition of the planet's environment by looking at sea turtles because they have existed for more than 100 million years and travel throughout the world's oceans. Including desc... View more info

Image for A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Reptiles of Australia

A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Reptiles of Australia

By: Gerry Swan

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland Publishers: 1995

Seller ID: 000623

ISBN: 1853685852

Condition: New


This photographic guide is designed as a companion for the traveller, local or international, who is interested in Australian reptiles. The guide identifies 231 species covering the most commonly seen snakes, turtles, tortoises, geckos, lizards, dragons and skinks of Australia. Each entry is approximately 100 words in length and includes common and scientific names as well as measurements. Each species is accompanied by a colour photograph and a distribution map. A gener... View more info

Image for Snakes of Australia # Reed Concise Guide

Snakes of Australia # Reed Concise Guide

By: Gerry Swan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland Publishers: 2017

Seller ID: A1305

ISBN: 1921517891

Condition: New


Reed Concise Guide Snakes of Australia, it is the ultimate keep-in-your-pocket guide to Australian snakes. It may be diminutive in size but it punches well above its weight in terms of usefulness, being packed with more than 180 images of all the species most likely to be encountered in Australia. For each of the 170 main species accounts there is at least one photograph for identification and a brief written account listing key ID features, range and habitat, food and b... View more info

Image for A Field Guide to Reptiles of New South Wales 2nd Edition

A Field Guide to Reptiles of New South Wales 2nd Edition

By: Gerry Swan and Glenn Shea and Ross Sadlier

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland Publishers: 2004

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 002403

ISBN: 187706906X

Condition: New


In A Field Guide to Reptiles of New South Wales you will find every gecko, flap-footed lizard, goanna, dragon, skink, snake and turtle known to live throughout the many habitats of New South Wales. This State reptile guide narrows down the field of species identification to a manageable size for any naturalist. The telltale details that make identification possible lie in the descriptions of families, genera and species; which are accompanied by clear line drawings. Wher... View more info

Image for A Field Guide to Reptiles of New South Wales 3rd Edition

A Field Guide to Reptiles of New South Wales 3rd Edition

By: Gerry Swan and Glenn Shea and Ross Sadlier

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland Publishers: 2017

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 004553

ISBN: 192554608X

Condition: New


In A Field Guide to Reptiles of New South Wales you will find every gecko, flap-footed lizard, goanna, dragon, skink, snake and turtle known to live throughout the state's many habitats. The guide narrows down the field of species identification to a manageable size for any naturalist. The telltale details that make identification possible lie in the descriptions of families, genera and species; these are accompanied by clear line drawings. Where you need to tune out sim... View more info

Image for What Snake is That? Introducing Australian Snakes

What Snake is That? Introducing Australian Snakes

By: Gerry Swan and Steve Wilson

Price: $24.99

Publisher: Australia, New Holland Publishers: 2009

Seller ID: 001388

ISBN: 1877069574

Condition: New


This book covers all the groups of Australian snakes. Where identification features are of particular interest they are provided, and key pointers offer hints to general diagnostic aspects. People are generally most interested in whether a snake is harmful, or what unusual habits it has, so within each family the genera are grouped together on the basis of how we relate to them, their ecology or other behavioral traits. From Secretive, burrowing blind snakes to the ... View more info

Image for Frogs of South-East Queensland: A Queensland Museum Pocket Wild Guide

Frogs of South-East Queensland: A Queensland Museum Pocket Wild Guide

By: Gregory Czechura

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Australia, Queensland Museum: 2008

Seller ID: 003423

ISBN: 0977594386

Condition: New


Australia has almost 220 species of frogs and new species are still being discovered each year. This comprehensive guide to more than 50 species includes information on introduced frogs and toads and some handy hints on frog-watching. This pocket sized identification guide will enable you to identify frogs, their habitats and calls. View more info

Image for Cronin's Key Guide to Australian Reptiles and Frogs 2nd Edition

Cronin's Key Guide to Australian Reptiles and Frogs 2nd Edition

By: Leonard Cronin

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Jacana: 2014

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: A1251

ISBN: 1760111058

Condition: New


Cronin's Key Guide to Australian Reptiles and Frogs is an indispensable introduction to identifying Australian reptiles and frogs from the one of Australia's foremost natural historians. An indispensable guide to Australia's fascinating reptiles and frogs, packed with information about their behaviour, development, food and habitat. Each entry fully describes the species and its way of life. Colourfully illustrated throughout with detailed artwork and with maps showin... View more info

Image for Frogs of Australia # Reed Concise Guide

Frogs of Australia # Reed Concise Guide

By: Marion Anstis

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland Publishers: 2017

Seller ID: 004498

ISBN: 1921517905

Condition: New


A new title in our existing popular series of the Reed Concise Field Guides to Australian Wildlife. This is the ultimate pocket guide to the country's frogs. It may be diminutive in size but it punches well above its weight in terms of usefulness, jam packed with more than 200 images of all the species most likely to be encountered in Australia. For each of the 180 species accounts there is at least one photograph for identification and a brief written account listing k... View more info

Image for Tadpoles and Frogs of Australia

Tadpoles and Frogs of Australia

By: Marion Anstis

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 2013

Seller ID: A1249

ISBN: 192151731X

Condition: New


Tadpoles and Frogs of Australia by Marion Anstis is stunning, comprehensive, one-of-a-kind reference work on the life histories of Australian frogs. The eggs and tadpoles of Australian frogs has been a study waiting to happen for a very long time. Tadpoles and Frogs of Australia provides us with a unique, complete coverage of the life histories of the entire frog fauna of the Australian continent which will become a lasting contribution to frog conservation both national... View more info

Image for Field Guide to the Frogs of Australia Revised Edition

Field Guide to the Frogs of Australia Revised Edition

By: Michael J. Tyler and Frank Knight

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Australia, CSIRO Publishing: 2011

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: A1250

ISBN: 0643103988

Condition: New


Field Guide to the Frogs of Australia by Michael J. Tyler and Frank Knight. Throughout much of the world, frog populations are declining and some species are disappearing totally. In Australia, several species have become extinct in the past 25 years. This revised and updated guide provides concise accounts of all the known frogs of Australia. There are 230 species within the five native frog families:Hylidae, Limnodynastidae, Microhylidae, Myobatrachidae and Ranid... View more info

Image for Wildlife of Greater Brisbane 2nd Edition: A Queensland Museum Discovery Guide

Wildlife of Greater Brisbane 2nd Edition: A Queensland Museum Discovery Guide

By: Michelle Ryan

Price: $32.95

Publisher: Australia, Queensland Museum: 2007

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003417

ISBN: 0977594319

Condition: New


Residents of the Greater Brisbane Region are privileged to live in one of the richest natural environments in Australia. From high mountain rainforest to the barest cityscape, the region is home to an astonishing variety of wild creatures, large and small, seen and unseen. Worms, snails, spiders, insects, fish, frogs, lizards, snakes, birds and mammals, many of them rare or endangered, survive alongside the region's 2.8 million human inhabitants, sharing their homes, b... View more info

Image for An Introduction to Keeping and Breeding Australian Reptiles

An Introduction to Keeping and Breeding Australian Reptiles

By: Mike Swan and Damian Goodall

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Australia, Mike Swan Publishing: 2010

Seller ID: 003682

ISBN: 0980366720

Condition: New


An Introduction to Keeping and Breeding Australian Reptiles is the perfect all-round introductory guide for newcomers to the reptile keeping hobby. It covers a huge range of basic reptile species, which makes it much more convenient than buying individual beginners guides to each species of basic reptile. It includes a skill level rating for each species, distribution maps, suggested enclosure sizes, egg incubation times, heating techniques and temperatures, lighting, ca... View more info

Image for The Reptiles of Brisbane: A Queensland Museum Pocket Wild Guide *** Temporarily Out of Stock ***

The Reptiles of Brisbane: A Queensland Museum Pocket Wild Guide *** Temporarily Out of Stock ***

By: Patrick Couper and Andrew Amey

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Australia, Queensland Museum: 2012

Seller ID: 003432

ISBN: 0987268112

Condition: New


Reptiles live in an amazing variety of habitats in and around Brisbane, including the city centre! This book introduces the reader to some of Brisbane's most surprising and distinctive residents. Turtles, Geckos, Legless Lizards, Skinks, Goannas, Dragons, Blind Snakes, Pythons, Back-fanged and Solid-toothed Snakes, Front-fanged Snakes, Invaders. 68 pages. View more info

Image for Snakes of South-East Queensland: A Queensland Museum Pocket Wild Guide

Snakes of South-East Queensland: A Queensland Museum Pocket Wild Guide

By: Patrick Couper and Andrew Peter Amey

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Australia, Queensland Museum: 2007

Seller ID: 003427

ISBN: 0977594351

Condition: New


South-east Queensland is home to 56 species of snakes. Snakes are an integral part of our wildlife - they have colonised all terrestrial habitats and they even swim in our coastal waters. It is hoped that this 'pocket' Wild Guide will help to enhance our understanding of snakes and their habits and that more people will come to view them as a rich part of the Australian fauna, deserving admiration and respect. Includes line drawings and color photographs. This pocket co... View more info

Image for Australian Snakes: A Natural History

Australian Snakes: A Natural History

By: Richard Shine

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 1998

Seller ID: A1080

ISBN: 1876334258

Condition: New


This book is not a field guide: rather it is an insight into the biology and life history of snakes in and around Australia. It opens the door on an exciting and relatively new area of research. Dr Shine has pioneered much of this work himself and may be considered Australia's foremost authority on snakes. Although the foundations of this book are truly scientific, it has a light and easy style, peppered with amusing and occasionally alarming anecdotes. It is a book for ... View more info