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Venomous Snakes of the World

by Mark O"Shea

  • 199 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reptiles,
  • Venom,
  • Poisonous snakes,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Reference,
  • Reptiles & Amphibians,
  • Biological Sciences,
  • Birds and Natural History,
  • Nature / Reptiles & Amphibians,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - General,
  • Pictorial works

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7759110M
    ISBN 100691124361
    ISBN 109780691124360
    OCLC/WorldCa61695930

      In Sadie Jones’s “The Snakes,” parents are more venomous than reptiles Ron Charles. Critic, Book World. Email. Bio. Follow. Critic, Book World. Sadie Jones exploits that deep-seated. Venomous snakes are species of the suborder Serpentes that are capable of producing venom, which they use for killing prey, for defense, and to assist with digestion of their venom is typically delivered by injection using hollow or grooved fangs, although some venomous snakes lack well-developed venomous snakes include the families Elapidae, Viperidae, Atractaspididae.

    About some of the venomous Snakes in the Amazon. Ever since the first outsider set foot in the Amazon, the world has been subjected to countless lurid tales of a Green Hell teeming with slithering snakes, each capable of recognizing a human and all determined to maim and kill.   Originally published in , and fully updated and colorized by Scott Shupe, Poisonous Snakes of the World is the perfect practical guide to not only snake bite survival, but to understand and identifying every venomous snake on the planet. Even if no life hangs in the balance, this manual is a great reference guide for the outdoors enthusiast, the reptile lover, or anyone with a thirst for 4/4(2).

      Suitable for professional snake handlers and armchair herpetologists alike, this extremely accessible book is an enthusiastic celebration of the diversity and beauty of venomous snakes es the secret world of venomous snakes, revealing their habitats, characteristics, and hunting and feeding behaviors Contains thrilling details /5(43). Venomous Nonvenomous Elliptical (vertical) pupils • Undivided anal plate • Triangular-shaped head, neck much skinnier than head • Divided anal plate • Head more continuous with body *This is true for Indiana’s native snakes, NOT all snakes Venomous Nonvenomous Elliptical pupil Nostril Nostril Pit Round pupil Indiana Department of File Size: 97KB.


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Originally published inand fully updated and colorized by Scott Shupe, Poisonous Snakes of the World is the perfect practical guide to not only snake bite survival, but to understand and identifying every venomous snake on the planet.

Even if no life hangs in the balance, this manual is a great reference guide for the outdoors enthusiast, the reptile lover, or/5. Feared, revered, and often misunderstood, venomous snakes have been a source of legend and nightmare since time immemorial.

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Venomous snakes of the world by O'Shea, Mark. Publication date Topics Poisonous snakes, Poisonous snakes -- Pictorial works, Poisonous snakes -- Venom Publisher Princeton: Princeton University Press Borrow this book to access EPUB and Pages: Each section is illustrated with stunning and rare pictures, many of which were taken by the author le for professional snake handlers and armchair herpetologists alike, this extremely accessible book is an enthusiastic celebration of the diversity and beauty of venomous snakes es the secret world of venomous.