Melbourne: Museum Victoria, 2006. Octavo, colour photographs, softcover.
The bushland, parks, gardens and waters of Greater Melbourne support an amazing diversity of animals, including many rare and endangered species. From albatrosses and antechinuses to wombats and worms, the number of species is remarkable. Melbourne's wildlife contains stunning colour photographs of over 700 birds, mammals, reptiles, fish and invertebrates, with descriptions of each species, information about behaviour and habitat, distribution maps, and informative and thought-provoking essays about the wildlife in our wonderful city. Also features maps which highlight key places to find wildlife such as koalas, platypuses and lyrebirds, as well as significant marine and national parks.
Price: $30.00 AU