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Threatened amphibians and reptiles in Europe

ReneМЃ E. Honegger

Threatened amphibians and reptiles in Europe

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Published by Council of Europe in Strasbourg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • Amphibians -- Europe,
    • Reptiles -- Europe,
    • Endangered species -- Europe

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby R. E. Honegger.
      SeriesNature and environment series ;, no. 15
      ContributionsCouncil of Europe. European Committee for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL658.A1 H66
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 123 p. ;
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4211155M
      LC Control Number80490590

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The amphibians and reptiles found in the surveyed areas are characterized with high conservation significance at national and. This is a list of amphibians of includes all amphibians currently found in does not include species found only in captivity or extinct in Europe, except where there is some doubt about this, nor does it currently include species introduced in recent species is listed, with its binomial name and notes on its distribution where this is limited.

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