By James A. Peters, Braulio Orejas-Miranda, Roberto Donoso-Barros
Pp. (6), 347, 25, (v-viii), 293; a hundred+ text-figures (line-drawings). unique eco-friendly stiff wrappers, lettered in white at the backbone and entrance conceal, quarto. half I provides the snakes and half II covers Lizards and Amphisbaenians. it is a revised version of the unique half set issued in 1970 as usa nationwide Museum Bulletin, no. 297. New fabric has been further to either elements via P. E. Vanzolini. precise keys are supplied to all species. No possession marks and no symptoms of use.
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