Book Australian Land Snails Volume 1 - A field guide to eastern Australian species
Australian Land Snails Volume 1 - A field guide to eastern Australian species
Photographer: Martin Pueschel © Australian Museum
Citation: J. Stanisic, M. Shea, D. Potter, O. Griffths. 2010. Australian Land Snails Volume 1 - A field guide to eastern Australian species. 1. E. Weaver, Dr D. Herbert (ed). Bioculture Press (for Australian Museum, Sydney): Reviere des Anguilles, Mauritius. ISBN 978-99949-32-24-5. 591 pp.Abstract:
The book provides an advance in the knowledge of the diversity of eastern Australian land snails. It covers 794 species and 3 subspecies in 44 families along East Coast Australia. It contains more than 2,000 colour images plus descriptions, distribution maps, key localities, and habitat and ecology notes. Some 70 genera and 308 species are described for the first time.
A book for professional malacologists, as well as students or amateur natural historians.