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Endangered reptiles

by Chris McNab

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Gareth Stevens Publishing in Milwaukee, WI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reptiles -- Juvenile literature,
  • Endangered species -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ).

    StatementChris McNab.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesNature"s monsters.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL644.2 .M36 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3429497M
    ISBN 10083686171X
    LC Control Number2005054339

    Award-winning conservation biologist Fred Burton has released a fascinating new book about saving one of the most endangered reptiles on earth. “The Little Blue Book: A Short History of the Grand Cayman Blue Iguana” is a true story about the rescue of a noble . The reptile, a species that has been around for nearly million years and are among the Earth’s oldest creatures. The Marine Iguana. An amazing reptile that is now in the endangered species “vulnerable” list is the Marine iguana (Amblyrhynchus cristatus). These iguanas are the world’s only oceangoing lizard!

    South Carolina Wildlife Federation, St. Andrews Road, Suite B1, Columbia, SC , United States [email protected]   One of these endangered reptiles is the blunt-nosed leopard lizard, Gambelia sila. Discovered in , the blunt-nosed leopard lizard subsists mainly on insects, but is also known to eat other lizards, including its own offspring. This four-inch lizard is capable of leaping up to five times its body length in order to catch its prey.

    In Texas, animal or plant species of conservation concern may be listed as threatened or endangered under the authority of state law and/or under the U.S. Endangered Species Act (ESA). Species may be listed as state threatened or endangered and not federally listed. The state list deals only with the status of the species within Texas. Maine Amphibian & Reptile Atlasing Project From , MDIFW, in cooperation with Maine Audubon and the University of Maine, conducted the Maine Amphibian and Reptile Atlasing Project (MARAP). During a four-year period, over volunteers from around the state contributed approximately 1, records of observations of amphibians and reptiles.


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