Tadpoles: The Biology of Anuran Larvae

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Tadpoles: The Biology of Anuran Larvae

By McDiarmid, Roy W. and Altig, Ronald (editors)

SKU# 19043

$ 75.00

Pp. xiv, 444; 100+ black-and-white photos, halftones, and line-drawings.  Publisher's original tan cloth, lettered in brown on the spine, blue pictorial dust jacket, 4to.  This volume provides detailed summaries of tadpole morphology, development, behavior, ecology, and environmental physiology.  It also explores the evolutionary consequences of the tadpole stage and synthesizes available information on their biodiversity.  This is certainly the most detailed study on tadpoles ever written.  This is the hardcover first edition.  From the research collection of Illinois State University herpetologist Lauren E. Brown with his signature on the front endpaper dated August 9, 2000.

Publisher University of Chicago Press
Publisher Place Chicago
Date Published 2000
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine (new) copy in a fine dust jacket.
ISBN 0-226-55762-6
Limited Edition