Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
Publisher: Edition Chimaira, April 2004
North American turtles - among the most colourful and popular - are all covered in this second volume of Terralog.
Where possible, more than one individual is shown, as well as photos of their habitat, sexual dimorphism, peculiarities of the carapace and plastron, mating, oviposition, hatching and juveniles. Descriptive symbols of their captive needs appear for each species.
Colour distribution maps for all species are presented for the first time. With 500 colour photographs, this volume of Terralog is a unique reference for everyone - from the hobbyist to the scientist. It presents a fascinating insight into the amazing diversity of North American turtles and tortoises.