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Amphibians

Amphibians

Wilkes, Sarah

Part of "The Classifying Animals" series, this book offers detailed insight into the world of amphibians. It looks at the class of amphibians, and the orders, families and species within it. It reveals the characteristics that distinguish the amphibians in different groups. It compares the differences in their life cycles. "The Classifying Animals" series welcomes you to the world of classification, in which about 2 million different organisms have been identified and sorted into groups. This appealing and attractive book looks at the class of amphibians, and the orders, families and species within it. Find out about the characteristics that distinguish the amphibians in different groups. Compare the differences in their life cycles. Discover the various ways in which amphibians have adapted to life in different climates and habitats on land and in water. The content of the book is comprehensive, set off with an excellent supply of fine photographs. -- Unknown 20060801

Paperback, Book, Reproduction. English.
Published Hodder Wayland, 2007
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Statement of responsibility: Sarah Wilkes
ISBN: 0750252960, 9780750252966
Intended audience: Primary & Secondary Education
Note: Paperback.
Biography: Sarah Wilkes is a consultant ecologist who has worked with conservation organisations for many years. She has written a number of books on natural history and environmental topics and has travelled the world in search of wildlife. She is particularly concerned with the conservation of some of the world's most threatened animal species.
Physical Description: 48 p. : col., ill ; 27x21x1 cm.
Series: Classifying animals S.
Subject: Evolution & variation.; Amphibians Juvenile literature.