Venomous Snakes of Ecuador – Paperback
The book, “Serpientes Venenosas del Ecuador”(Venomous Snakes of Ecuador), is authored by Jorge H. Valencia, Katty Garzon-Tello and Maria Elena Barragan-Paladines, experienced Ecuadorian Herpetologists. It was officially delivered on December 2016 and awarded by the Illustrious Municipality of Quito, to the best publication of the year 2016 in the field of Biological Sciences, for its great contribution at the local and regional level.
The book “Serpientes Venenosas del Ecuador” fills a knowledge gap on the 36 species of venomous snakes known to occur in Ecuador. It is a complete compilation of taxonomic, ecological and biological aspects of these snakes. It also provides information about historical, anthropological, sociological and medical aspects. The book is of considerable scientific worth and has an attractive graphic design appealing to the general community.
Written in Spanish, it is a well- illustrated book with 280 full b/w and color illustrations, 137 colored sheets, 30 b/w graphics, and it contains 651-pages.
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