2015, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Biology and evolution of crocodylians / Text by Gordon Grigg; Illustrations by David Kirshner ; Foreword by Rick Shine. Grigg, Gordon C. (Gordon Clifford), (author.)

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Biology and evolution of crocodylians / Text by Gordon Grigg; Illustrations by David Kirshner ; Foreword by Rick Shine
 
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Physical Description
  • xviii, 649 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), maps, portraits (chiefly colour) ; 27 cm.
Published
  • Clayton South Vic CSIRO Publishing, 2015.
Language
  • English

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Title
  • Biology and evolution of crocodylians /​ Text by Gordon Grigg; Illustrations by David Kirshner ; Foreword by Rick Shine.
Also Titled
  • Crocodylians
Author
  • Grigg, Gordon C. (Gordon Clifford), (author.)
Other Authors
  • Kirshner, David, (illustrator.)
  • Shine, Richard, (writer of introduction.)
Published
  • Clayton South Vic CSIRO Publishing, 2015.
Content Types
  • text
  • still image
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • xviii, 649 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), maps, portraits (chiefly colour) ; 27 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • Showcases skills &​ capabilities that allow crocodylians to live how &​ where they do. Covers biology &​ ecology of the extant species, conservation issues, crocodylian human interaction &​ evolutionary history of the group, includes a vast amount of new information; 25 per cent of 1100 cited publications have appeared since 2007. Grigg at Uni of QLD.
Contents
  • 1 The Crocodylians
  • 2 The Crocodylian Family Tree
  • 3 Crocodylians Closer Up
  • 4 Locomotion &​ Buoyancy
  • 5 Sensory Systems
  • 6 Food, Feeding, Digestion &​ Nutrition
  • 7 Energy Supply
  • 8 Extraordinary Heart
  • 9 Diving
  • 10 Thermal Relations
  • 11 Salt &​ Water Balance
  • 12 Reproduction
  • 13 Population Ecology
  • 14 Conservation &​ Management.
Notes
  • Formerly CIP.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Tertiary/​Undergraduate, Postgraduate.
  • Also issued online.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9781486300662
Dewey Number
  • 597.98
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