Turtles of the World: Volume 2 - North America is the second volume of a five part Terralog series dedicated to the turtles of the world. Where possible, more than one individual is shown, as well as photos of their natural habitat, sexual dimorphism, peculiarities of the carapace and plastron, mating, oviposition, hatching, and juveniles. Descriptive symbols of their captive needs appear for each species. Colour distribution maps for all species are presented for the first time. With 500 color photographs, this volume of Terralog is a unique reference for everyone, from the hobbyist to the scientist. It presents a fascinating insight into the amazing diversity of North American turtles and tortoises. Another three volumes will be published in the years to come.
Holger Vetter. 127 pages. 2004. Hardcover. ISBN - 9783930612574