AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF LA SELVA, COSTA RICA,
AND THE CARIBBEAN SLOPE: A Comprehensive Guide
by Craig Guyer & Maureen A. Donnelly
2005, 308 pages, plus 60 color photo plates with 207 images, b/w drawings, maps. For biologists, students, ecotourists and travelers, this authoritative and convenient guide is an essential resource covering La Selva and the surrounding tropical forests of Costa Rica. It includes 138 frogs, lizards, snakes and crocodiles with keys based primarily on color patterns for easy identification. Each species is illustrated with a color photograph, and its description includes common names, size, distribution, identifying features, sexual dimorphism, habitat, diet, reproduction, and reference to plate photos. The guide also features range maps and black-and-white drawings. It includes helpful tips on where to observe reptiles and amphibians in Costa Rica, and a glossary. Flexicover; 4-3/4 x 7-1/2″.
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