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Annotated checklist with keys to the snakes of Hong Kong

J. D. Romer

Annotated checklist with keys to the snakes of Hong Kong

by J. D. Romer

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Published by Hong Kong Natural History Society in Hong Kong .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hong Kong.
    • Subjects:
    • Snakes -- Hong Kong.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J. D. Romer.
      SeriesMemoirs of the Hong Kong Natural History Society, no. 5
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH1 .H64 no. 5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination14 p.
      Number of Pages14
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4919964M
      LC Control Number76200143

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        The snakes encountered in Hong Kong's wild areas are still the native ones, like the bamboo snake, Chinese cobra, red-necked keelback, many-banded krait and common rat snake. Haas, C.P.J., de: Checklist of the snakes of the Indo-Australian archipelago. Treu – () Romer, J. D.: Annotated checklist with keys to the snakes of Hong Kong. Mem. Hong Kong Nat. Hist. Soc. 5, 1–14 () Google Scholar. Classification and Distribution of Venomous Snakes in the World. In: Lee CY. (eds) Snake Venoms Cited by:

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