The Turtles of Russia and Other Ex-Soviet Republics (Former Soviet Union)
By Kuzmin, S. L.
Pp. 159, (1, ad); 87 text-figures (67 color photos, 9 black-and-white photos, 6 maps, 4 other illustrations (includes anatomical diagrams). Publisher’s original color pictorial laminated boards (hardcover), 8vo. This volume, on the tortoises and freshwater turtles that inhabit the territories of the former Soviet Union, comprises the knowledge acquired over generations by Soviet researchers. This is the first time that readers in the Western Hemisphere have access to such a comprehensive overview. This work provides individual accounts of all species including the description, distribution, subspecies, habitats, behavior, natural enemies and parasites. There is also a section on the raising and breeding of turtles and tortoises in captivity. No ownership marks.
|Publisher Place||Frankfurt am Main|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
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|Condition Description||A fine (new) copy that is still shrink-wrapped.|