Pocket Guide to Snakes & Other Reptiles of Zambia and Malawi (Paperback)

Pocket Guide to Snakes & Other Reptiles of Zambia and Malawi By Darren Pietersen, Luke Verburgt Cover Image
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The high reptile diversity in Zambia and Malawi is driven by the region's tropical climate, divergent landscapes and wide variety of vegetation types. To date 240 species have been recorded in these two countries: 117 snakes, 108 lizards, 13 terrapins and tortoises, and 2 crocodiles.

This new handy, pocket-sized guide - a first for these two countries - features 187 of the most commonly encountered, rare and beautiful snakes and other reptiles occurring in the region.

It features:
- Authoritative text including key identification features, brief behavior notes, habitat and reproduction
- Full-color photographs illustrating all species covered
- Distribution maps showing the range of each species
- A useful introduction unpacking the different groups, habitats and snake venom

Written by experts, it is an ideal safari companion on trips to the wildlife areas, parks and reserves of these two countries.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781775847168
ISBN-10: 1775847160
Publisher: Penguin Random House South Africa
Publication Date: October 30th, 2023
Pages: 160
Language: English