The Biology of Chameleons by Krystal A. Tolley,Anthony Herrel

By Krystal A. Tolley,Anthony Herrel

they modify colour looking on their temper. They own uniquely tailored palms and toes particular from different tetrapods. They function independently movable eyes. This finished quantity delves into those interesting info and thorough study approximately some of the most charismatic households of reptiles—Chameleonidae.

Written for pro herpetologists, students, researchers, and scholars, this e-book takes readers on a voyage throughout time to find every little thing that's recognized approximately chameleon biology: anatomy, body structure, diversifications, ecology, habit, biogeography, phylogeny, category, and conservation.

A description of the traditional historical past of chameleons is given, besides the fossil checklist and common features of every genus. The nation of chameleons within the glossy international is additionally depicted, whole with new info at the such a lot critical threats to those extraordinary reptiles.

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