Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-16 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Wildlife
The definitive reference guide to all of Africa's venomous snakes, written by a team of internationally acclaimed herpetologists. Africa is a true hotspot for snake diversity, with several hundred species. Unfortunately, a scared snake or one that is trodden on may bite, and some have venom that can prove fatal.
Authors: Scott A Weinstein, David A. Warrell, Julian White, Daniel E Keyler
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-20 - Publisher: Elsevier
This book is the first significant contribution to thoroughly examine the potential hazards associated with snakes of the former family, Colubridae. This family contained >65% of living snake species (approximately 3,000 taxa) and has recently been split into multiple families. Many of these snakes produce oral secretions that contain toxins
Authors: Peter Mirtschin, Arne R. Rasmussen, Scott A. Weinstein
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02 - Publisher:
Australia's venomous snakes are widely viewed as the world's most deadly and are regarded with cautious curiosity, fascination, and regrettably, fear. Australia's Dangerous Snakes examines the biology, natural history, venom properties, and bite treatment of medically-important, venomous marine and terrestrial snakes. It contains comprehensive identification profiles for each species, supported