By Michael J Tyler,Frank Knight
This revised and up-to-date consultant offers concise money owed of the entire recognized frogs of Australia. There are 230 species in the 5 local frog households: Hylidae, Limnodynastidae, Microhylidae, Myobatrachidae and Ranidae. additionally integrated are the brought Cane Toad and 9 ‘stowaway’ species that experience arrived in Australia.
The textual content for every species contains information of measurement, prestige, distribution, habitat, behaviour and commercial name. every one species is followed via a map of Australia displaying its identified distribution, and a full-colour painted representation. heavily comparable frogs are proven in exact poses in order that comparisons might be made effortlessly. The introductory portion of the publication covers frog biology and habitats and contains notes on households and genera.