Crocodile : evolution's greatest survivor
|Format:||Print Book 2006|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Following the fascinating history of the crocodile, this story tells the tale of an ancient animal whose ancestors have roamed the earth since the time of the dinosaurs. Addressing the true nature of this intriguing animal, this resource explores its evolutionary survival, the 23 living species in the world today, and the extinction they face due to habitat intrusion. Also explored are the myths and legends surrounding crocodiles and the vicious reputation they have amongst humans.
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|Publisher|| Crows Nest, NSW :Allen & Unwin,2006
|Other Titles|| Evolution's greatest survivor
xv, 272 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 21 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-259) and index.