skip to content
The turtles of Mexico : land and freshwater forms Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The turtles of Mexico : land and freshwater forms

Author: John M Legler; Richard Carl Vogt
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Suitable for scientists, conservationists, and professional and amateur enthusiasts who wish to study Mexican turtles, this title offers a guide to the biology, ecology, evolution, and distribution  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Classification
Guidebooks
Identification
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John M Legler; Richard Carl Vogt
ISBN: 9780520268609 0520268601
OCLC Number: 826899245
Description: xi, 402 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Turtles : a paradigm of variability, venerability, and vulnerability. Introduction ; Materials and methods used for this book ; Structure and function ; Natural history ; Turtles, humans, and research ; Field and laboratory techniques ; Modern taxonomic studies and techniques --
Accounts of taxonomic groups. A key to the families and genera of Mexican chelonians (excluding the sea turtles) ; Superfamily Trionychoidea. Family Dermatemydidae ; Family Kinosternidae ; Family Trionychidae ; Superfamily Testudinoidea. Family Testudinidae ; Family Emydidae ; Family Geoemydidae ; Superfamily Chelydroidea. Family Chelydridae.
Responsibility: John M. Legler And Richard C. Vogt.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This volume is the first thorough coverage of the taxonomy, life history, and ecology of all species of Mexican turtles; The worldwide issue of turtle conservation will be greatly served with this Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(7)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/826899245> # The turtles of Mexico : land and freshwater forms
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "826899245" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: sgp" ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1768169224#Topic/schildkroten> ; # Schildkröten
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1768169224#Topic/turtles_mexico> ; # Turtles--Mexico
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1768169224#Place/mexiko> ; # Mexiko.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/597.920972/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1768169224#Topic/systematik> ; # Systematik
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1159689> ; # Turtles
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> ; # Mexico.
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1768169224#Person/vogt_richard_carl> ; # Richard Carl Vogt
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/60393236> ; # John M. Legler
   schema:datePublished "2013" ;
   schema:description "Turtles : a paradigm of variability, venerability, and vulnerability. Introduction ; Materials and methods used for this book ; Structure and function ; Natural history ; Turtles, humans, and research ; Field and laboratory techniques ; Modern taxonomic studies and techniques -- Accounts of taxonomic groups. A key to the families and genera of Mexican chelonians (excluding the sea turtles) ; Superfamily Trionychoidea. Family Dermatemydidae ; Family Kinosternidae ; Family Trionychidae ; Superfamily Testudinoidea. Family Testudinidae ; Family Emydidae ; Family Geoemydidae ; Superfamily Chelydroidea. Family Chelydridae."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1768169224> ;
   schema:genre "Guidebooks"@en ;
   schema:genre "Classification"@en ;
   schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The turtles of Mexico : land and freshwater forms"@en ;
   schema:productID "826899245" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520268609> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/826899245> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1768169224#Person/vogt_richard_carl> # Richard Carl Vogt
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Vogt" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard Carl" ;
   schema:name "Richard Carl Vogt" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1159689> # Turtles
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Turtles"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> # Mexico.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Mexico." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/60393236> # John M. Legler
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Legler" ;
   schema:givenName "John M." ;
   schema:name "John M. Legler" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520268609>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0520268601" ;
   schema:isbn "9780520268609" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.