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South African frogs : a complete guide

Author: N I Passmore; Vincent Carruthers
Publisher: Halfway House [South Africa] : Southern Book Publishers ; Johannesburg : Witwatersrand University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: N I Passmore; Vincent Carruthers
ISBN: 1868125173 9781868125173
OCLC Number: 34234081
Description: 322 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Species and subspecies --
Frog sounds --
Mating --
Spawn --
Development and tadpoles --
Coloration and defence --
Temperature, water and the skin --
Feeding --
Field key to the genera --
Squeakers --
Toads --
Cape toadlets --
Red toad --
Ghost frogs --
Shovel-nosed frogs --
Reed and lily frogs --
Leaf-holding frogs --
Kassinas --
Rattling frogs --
Tree frogs --
Rain frogs --
Rubber frogs --
Platannas --
Hogsback frog --
Chirping frags --
Cacos --
Micro frogs --
Kloof frogs --
Puddle frogs --
Marsh frog --
Ornate frogs --
Grass frogs --
Bullfrogs --
River frogs --
Stream frogs --
Sand frogs --
Foam nest frogs --
Appendix 1. Subspecies --
Appendix II. Common names --
Selected bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: Neville Passmore, Vincent Carruthers.

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