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The snakes of Canada.

Barbara Froom

The snakes of Canada.

by Barbara Froom

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Published by McClelland and Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Snakes -- Canada

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 125-126.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL666.O6 F86
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 128 p.
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5337079M
      ISBN 100771031858
      LC Control Number72190447
      OCLC/WorldCa488899

      Red-side garter snakes (Thamnophis sirtalis parietalis) outside hibernation dens, Narcisse snake dens, Manitoba, Canada. The snake in the foreground is a female. She is surrounded by the smaller males. The dens are home to o garter snakes, making it the greatest concentration of snakes . The Snake book. Read 27 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. On a steamy night in Central Park, a sailor returning from South Africa g /5.

      Field Book of Snakes of the United States and Canada: Illustrated with Four Full Color Plates and Line Drawings and 82 Photographs from Life [Biology, History, Snakes Nature, Folklore of Snakes] Karl p Schmidt ; D. Dwight Davis ; Alvert A. Enzenbacher. Carl H. Ernst is a Distinguished Professor of Biology at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. He has written six books, including the award-winning Turtles of the World (Smithsonian Institution Press, ) and is coauthor of Snakes in Question (Smithsonian Institution Press, ).Evelyn M. Ernst is director of information for the National Science Resource Center in Washington, D.C/5(23).

        Every year, thousands of snakes gather at the Narcisse Snake Dens in Manitoba, Canada. It's billed as the largest gathering of snakes anywhere in the world. Manitoba's climate and geology make it. Field Book of Snakes of the United States and Canada. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons. pp. (Coluber constrictor, pp. – + Plates 4, 13). Smith, Hobart M.; Brodie, Edmund D., Jr. (). Reptiles of North America: A Guide to Field Identification. New York: Golden Press. pp. ISBN (paperback), ISBN (hardcoverClass: Reptilia.


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The snakes of Canada Paperback – January 1, by Barbara Froom (Author)Author: Barbara Froom. This is an excellent book for learning all there is currently to known about snakes of the United States and Canada.

Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. rahunt2. out of 5 stars Great Book. Reviewed in the United States on J Verified by: The husband and wife team of Albert and Anna Wright traveled the United States collecting snakes and snake lore to write what is indeed a classic in book is rich with photos and line drawings of the various species and subspecies of snakes in North by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Froom, Barbara.

Snakes of Canada. Toronto, McClelland and Stewart [] (OCoLC) Document Type. The Snakes of Canada Paperback See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Unbound "Please retry" CDN$ — CDN$ Unbound CDN$ 4 Used from CDN$ No Kindle device required.

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Highly recommended for all libraries/5(2). Handbook of snakes of the United States and Canada by Albert Hazen Wright, Anna Allen Wright,Comstock Pub. Associates edition, in EnglishCited by: Contact Us. Nature Conservancy of Canada Eglinton Avenue East, Suite Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4P 3J1.

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Snakes are the best-represented group of reptiles in Canada, with 35 varieties in three can be found in all provinces and territories except Yukon, Nunavut, and Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Bibliography: v. 2, p. Pages: World-renowned snake expert Carl Ernst and coauthor Evelyn Ernst reveal the unusual lifestyles of these fascinating creatures, describing every known aspect of each of the species found in the United States and Canada/5.

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This book is a first step in discovering new species of Javan snakes. Using this book the herpetologist or naturalist can readily identify all of the species known to occur on the island. Thus, snake enthusiasts will hopefully recognize species that are unknown when they are found.

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It follows Akimbo, who visits his uncle Peter’s snake park. The Deadly Snakes: Real Rock and Roll Tonight charts the rise and gentle fall of Canadas greatest band. Unwilling to bow to industry demands, the Deadly Snakes instead made records they were proud of and played music by their own rules/5.There are not many snakes covered in the book and the ones that are covered only get a page worth of information.

Each snake covers two pages but the photos take up all the room and there really isn't much text information provided about each species. The information provided for each snake is repeated throughout the page/5().J - Every year, thousands of snakes gather at the Narcisse Snake Dens in Manitoba, Canada.

It's billed as the largest gathering of snakes anywhere in the world. Manitoba’s climate and geology make it the perfect place for red-sided garter snakes to live and mate.

It has become a tourist attraction, but it’s not for the faint of heart. For a news article about the Narcisse.