This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 reptile species most commonly
seen in Australia is perfect for resident and visitor alike.
High quality photographs from Australia’s top nature photographers are
accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include nomenclature,
size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers the
threats to reptiles, types of habitat, anatomy of reptiles, and details of orders
and families. Also included is an all-important checklist of all of the reptiles of
Australia encompassing, for each species, its common and scientific name, and
its global IUCN status.