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List of snakes in the Indian Museum

by Indian Museum.

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Published by Trustees in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Snakes.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W.L. Sclater
    ContributionsSclater, William Lutley, 1863-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 79 p. ;
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24179297M
    OCLC/WorldCa11959039

    Florida Snake Identification Key Select the box below that is the closest match to your snake: Back is pinkish-gray to brown with chevron-like black crossbands broken by reddish stripe down middle; rattle on black tail; pit between nostril and eye.   Harry Greene presents every facet of the natural history of snakes—their diversity, evolution, and conservation—and at the same time makes a personal statement of why these animals are so compelling. This book provides an up-to-date summary of the biology of snakes on a global basis.

    The Indian cobra is revered in Indian mythology and culture, and is often seen with snake charmers. It is now protected in India under the Indian Wildlife Protection Act (). The monocled cobra, also called monocellate cobra, is a cobra species widespread across South and Southeast Asia and listed as Least Concern by IUCN.   The book does mention that even non venomous snakes have toxic saliva which is used to subdue their prey. [ Note: On reading this review, Janaki added, “There isn’t much of a difference between “relative toxicity of their venom to some scientific .

    Python molurus is a large, nonvenomous python species native to tropical and subtropical regions of the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia. It is known by the common names Indian python, black-tailed python, Indian rock python, and Asian rock python. It is generally lighter colored than the Burmese python and reaches usually 3 m ( ft).Family: Pythonidae. A subscription list shows that copies were printed of which were for the various Indian states but were for the Cape of Good Hope. Handsomely bound in quarter dark red morocco with marbled paper sides, the original cloth title is mounted on the front paste-down endpaper. A very good copy.


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Material. Published material. Publication info. Calcutta:Printed by order of the Trustees of the Indian Museum, Subjects. List of snakes in the Indian Museum by Indian Museum; Sclater, William Lutley, Publication date Topics Snakes Publisher Calcutta: Trustees Collection cornell; biodiversity Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived Pages: List of snakes in the Indian Museum.

Calcutta: Printed by order of the Trustees of the Indian Museum, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: William Lutley Sclater.

List of snakes in the Indian Museum Item Preview remove-circle Indian Museum, Snakes Publisher Calcutta: Printed by order of the Trustees of the Indian Museum Collection This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.

See also WorldCat (this item) Pages: The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Indian Museum. Books from the extended shelves: Indian Museum: An account of the alcyonarians collected by the Royal Indian marine survey ship Investigator in the Indian Ocean / (Calcutta: Printed by order of the Trustees of the Indian Museum, ), also by J.

Arthur Thomson, W. Henderson, and Investigator (Ship) (page images at HathiTrust; US. Of the 3, snake species, there are around venomous snake species in the world.

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The Indian Museum in Kolkata, which is also the largest museum in Asia, crowns the Indian peninsula. The fine art collection and the building history give this museum its unique identity.

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World of Books USA was founded in Book Condition: Rating: % positive. Living snakes are found on every continent except Antarctica, and on most smaller land masses; exceptions include some large islands, such as Ireland, Iceland, Greenland, the Hawaiian archipelago, and the islands of New Zealand, and many small islands of the Atlantic and central Pacific oceans.

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This is a book about some of nature's most alluring and forbidding creatures, written by a man with an abiding passion for snakes, as well as for science, the fate of the planet, and the wonder of life.

Harry Greene presents every facet of the natural history of snakes--their diversity, evolution, and conservation--and at the same time makes a personal statement of why these animals are so 4/5(3).

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The Indian cobra (Naja naja) is mostly active during the evening and early morning. Indian cobras usually prey on mice, rats, poultry, frogs and snakes.

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