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Introduction to herpetology

Coleman J. Goin

Introduction to herpetology

by Coleman J. Goin

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Published by W.H. Freeman in San Francisco .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementColeman J Goin and Olive B Goin.
ContributionsGoin, Olive B.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14809197M

Book review: Herpetology: An Introductory Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles, by G.R. Zug, L.J. Vitt & J.P. Caldwell Article (PDF Available) in African Journal of Herpetology . Recommended books. Zoologia dei Vertebrati. Pough, Janis e Heiser (). CEA Casa Editrice Ambrosiana. Biology of amphibians. Diuellman, Trueb, (). McGraw Hill Publishing. Herpetology: An Introductory Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles. Vitt, Caldwell (). Academic Press. The Ecology and Behavior of Amphibians. Wells (). University.

The book concludes with a discussion of the threats facing amphibians and reptiles and approaches to conserving herpetological diversity. Herpetology, Fourth Edition, serves as a textbook for undergraduate and graduate-level courses and as a comprehensive source of information about amphibians and reptiles for professional biologists. This textbook is based on Zug's seminal Herpetology, but unfortunately after he stopped working on it, the book was reorganized. Originally, amphibians were covered and then reptiles. When they are combined together, it forces the reader to jump back and forth between topics and pay close attention to the short notes that "this does not happen in reptiles" or "unlike /5(17).

Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months. Herpetology is the branch of zoology concerned with the study of amphibians and reptiles. Birds, which are cladistically included within Reptilia, are traditionally excluded here; the scientific study of birds is the subject of ornithology. Thus, the definition of herpetology can be more precisely stated as the study of ectothermic tetrapods. Under this definition "herps" exclude fish, but it is .


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Introduction to herpetology by Coleman J. Goin Download PDF EPUB FB2

A gift for a young fellow. This was a text I used years ago. Just like the title says' "Introduction to Herpetology". Well written classroom kind of read.

Geared toward the first year student in a Cited by: The fourth edition of the textbook Herpetology covers the basic biology of amphibians and reptiles, with updates in nearly every conceptual area. Not only does it serve as a solid foundation for modern herpetology courses, but it is also relevant to courses in ecology, behavior, evolution, systematics, and by: Introduction to Herpetology Textbook Binding – January 1, by Coleman J.

Goin (Author), Olive B. Goin (Author)Author: Coleman J. Goin, Olive B. Goin. Books, Toys, Games and much more. Introduction to Herpetology 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews. lpg3d on LibraryThing: More than 1 year ago: Great, but dated (at least the edition I have) overview of herpetology.

Well written, and easy to read, even for a non-biologist like me.4/5(1). INTRODUCTION TO HERPETOLOGY. SECOND EDITION. & O. Goin] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Introduction to herpetology 3d ed. by Coleman Jett Goin.

Published by W. Freeman in San Francisco. Written in EnglishPages:   This book is an outstanding introduction to herpetology. It does require some basic biology knowledge, but does a good job of covering all the main topics of herpetology. This one's a keeper as a reference/5. Introduction to herpetology by Goin, Coleman Jett, ; Goin, Olive Bown, joint authorPages: AMSTERDAM • BOSTON • HEIDELBERG • LONDON • NEW YORK • OXFORD • PARIS SAN DIEGO • SAN FRANCISCO • SYDNEY • TOKYO Academic Press is an Imprint of Elsevier.

Introduction to Herpetology has members. This is a group for those wanting sound introductory reptile and amphibian education, with a strong focus on. Buy a cheap copy of Introduction to Herpetology book by Coleman J.

Goin. This book is a textbook on the subject of snakes and reptiles. This book was copyrighted in Free shipping over $   Reference & Research Book News, December "Many of the new insights into the understanding of reptile and amphibian biology have been updated in this edition resulting in its increased size and making it a great value This book will be an excellent addition to the library of anyone interested in herpetology."—Brand: Elsevier Science.

Introduction to Herpetology Blog. Did you know. All our blog posts are pages from our award-winning eBook, A Primer on Reptiles and Amphibians.

Found at the end of our book, these are valuable bits of raw information, forms, tables, and the like. About the Author. Check out our FREE book. Visit our shop. Shop. Buy Herpetology: An Introductory Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles 4 by Vitt, Laurie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(38). Introduction --Structure of amphibians --Structure of reptiles --Origin and evolution of amphibians --Origin and evolution of reptiles --Reproduction and life history of amphibians --Reproduction and life history of reptiles --Homeostasis --Relation to biotic environment --Behavior --Speciation and geographic distribution --Caecilians, sirens, and salamanders --Frogs and toads --Turtles.

Herpetology is a sub-field of biology. It’s rare to find a job that considers someone to be a herpetologist first, and you won’t find someone who’s only a herpetologist. All herpetologists are also biologists; a herpetological emphasis comes from the specific interest of the biologist.

Introduction to Herpetology by Goin, Coleman Jett, Goin, Olive Bown, Zug, George R. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Additional Physical Format: Online version: Goin, Coleman J.

(Coleman Jett), Introduction to herpetology. San Francisco, W.H. Freeman []. Download herpetology an introductory biology of amphibians and reptiles ebook free in PDF and EPUB Format. herpetology an introductory biology of amphibians and reptiles also available in docx and mobi.

Read herpetology an introductory biology of amphibians and reptiles online, read in mobile or Kindle. Laurie J. Vitt, Janalee P. Caldwell, in Herpetology (Third Edition), Herpetology is a rapidly evolving field, and although it is a taxonomically delimited field, research on amphibians and reptiles has set new directions, defined new fields, and led to major discoveries in all conceptual areas of biology—discoveries that have changed the way we.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages illustrations 24 cm: Responsibility: [by] Coleman J. Goin [and] Olive B. Goin.Introduction to Herpetology Lesson Aims Discuss the nature and scope of reptiles. Identify credible resources, and begin to develop networking with organisations and individuals involved with the study of reptiles around the world.

WHAT IS HERPETOLOGY? Herpetology is the study of reptiles and amphibians. goin c.j. & goin o.b. introduction to herpetology. pp. illustrated. hard covered. very good condition.

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