Frankfurt: Edition Chimaira, 2011. Octavo, laminated boards, colour photographs, maps.
A comprehensive study, that incorporates literature on Malaysian lizards from the early 1800s to present, infused with a large body of information from Dr. Grismer's meticulous field notes taken over the last 15 years. For several species in this book, the photographs and information presented on their natural history, behavior, and reproductive biology is all that is known. This book contains full colour photographs and detailed descriptions of all 128 species to allow for easy identification. Additionally, a comprehensive, illustrated description of the environment of Peninsular Malaysia is overlaid with an insightful discussion of the biogeography and ecological zonation of its lizard fauna.
Price: $180.00 AU