爬虫類<br>Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia : Reptiles 〈7〉 (2 SUB)

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Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia : Reptiles 〈7〉 (2 SUB)

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Table of Contents

Foreword                                           vii
How to use this book x
Advisory boards xiii
Contributing writers xv
Contributing illustrators xvi
Volume 7: Reptiles
What is a reptile? 3 (9)
Evolution of the reptiles 12 (11)
Structure and function 23 (11)
Behavior 34 (13)
Reptiles and humans 47 (12)
Conservation 59 (6)
Order TESTUDINES
Turtles and tortoises 65 (92)
Family: Pig-nose turtles 75 (2)
Family: Australo-American sideneck turtles 77 (8)
Family: Seaturtles 85 (8)
Family: Snapping turtles 93 (6)
Family: Central American river turtles 99 (2)
Family: Leatherback seaturtles 101 (4)
Family: New World pond turtles 105 (10)
Family: Eurasian pond and river turtles, 115 (6)
and Neotropical wood turtles
Family: American mud and musk turtles 121 (8)
Family: African sideneck turtles 129 (6)
Family: Big-headed turtles 135 (2)
Family: Afro-American river turtles 137 (6)
Family: Tortoises 143 (8)
Family: Softshell turtles 151 (6)
Order CROCODILIANS
Crocodiles, alligators, caimans, and 157 (38)
gharials
Family: Gharials 167 (4)
Family: Alligators and caimans 171 (8)
Family: Crocodiles and false gharials 179 (10)
Order SPHENODONTIA
Tuatara
Family: Tuatara 189 (6)
Order SQUAMATA
Lizards and snakes 195 (306)
Family: Angleheads, calotes, dragon 209 (14)
lizards, and relatives
Family: Chameleons 223 (20)
Family: Anoles, iguanas, and relatives 243 (16)
Family: Geckos and pygopods 259 (12)
Family: Blindskinks 271 (2)
Family: Wormlizards 273 (6)
Family: Mole-limbed wormlizards 279 (4)
Family: Florida wormlizards 283 (4)
Family: Spade-headed wormlizards 287 (4)
Family: Night lizards 291 (6)
Family: Wall lizards, rock lizards, and 297 (6)
relatives
Family: Microteiids 303 (6)
Family: Whiptail lizards, tegus, and 309 (10)
relatives
Family: Girdled and plated lizards 319 (8)
Family: Skinks 327 (12)
Family: Alligator lizards, galliwasps, 339 (8)
glass lizards, and relatives
Family: Knob-scaled lizards 347 (6)
Family: Gila monsters and Mexican beaded 353
lizards
Family: Monitors, goannas, and earless 315 (54)
monitors
Family: Early blindsnakes 369 (4)
Family: Slender blindsnakes 373 (6)
Family: Blindsnakes 379 (8)
Family: False blindsnakes 387 (4)
Family: Shieldtail snakes 391 (4)
Family: Pipe snakes 395 (4)
Family: False coral snakes 399 (2)
Family: Sunbeam snakes 401 (4)
Family: Neotropical sunbeam snakes 405 (4)
Family: Boas 409 (10)
Family: Pythons 419 (10)
Family: Splitjaw snakes 429 (4)
Family: Woodsnakes and spinejaw snakes 433 (6)
Family: File snakes 439 (6)
Family: Vipers and pitvipers 445 (16)
Family: African burrowing snakes 461 (4)
Family: Colubrids 465 (18)
Family: Cobras, kraits, seasnakes, death 483 (18)
adders, and relatives
For further reading 501 (6)
Organizations 507 (2)
Contributors to the first edition 509 (7)
Glossary 516 (4)
Reptiles species list 520 (51)
Geologic time scale 571 (2)
Index 573