By Gordon Grigg,David Kirshner

Biology and Evolution of Crocodylians is a finished evaluation of present wisdom concerning the world's biggest and most famed residing reptiles.

Gordon Grigg's authoritative and available textual content and David Kirshner's wonderful interpretive art and color photos mix expertly during this modern social gathering of crocodiles, alligators, caimans and gharials. This e-book showcases the talents and services that let crocodylians to reside how and the place they do. It covers the biology and ecology of the extant species, conservation concerns, crocodylian–human interplay and the evolutionary historical past of the crowd, and contains a enormous quantity of recent details; 25 in line with cent of 1100 stated guides have seemed seeing that 2007.

Richly illustrated with greater than 500 color images and black and white illustrations, this publication might be a benchmark reference paintings for crocodylian biologists, herpetologists and vertebrate biologists for years to come.

Winner of the 2015 Whitley Medal.

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