Natural History, Husbandry, and Conservation of West Indian Rock Iguanas
- Jeffrey Lemm, San Diego Zoo Global, San Diego, CA USA
- Allison Alberts, San Diego Zoo Global, San Diego, CA USA
Authors Jeffrey Lemm and Allison Alberts have been studying West Indian iguanas for nearly 20 years in the wild and in captivity; their experiences with wild iguanas and their exquisite photos of these charismatic lizards in the wild make this book a must-have for reptile researchers, academics and enthusiasts, as well as anyone interested in nature and conservation.
AudienceThis book is intended for a wide readership, from specialists in iguana conservation to ecologists, wildlife managers more generally interested in wildlife issues, and breeders. This book will appeal to the global conservation community as well as the zoo community.
- Published: August 2011
- Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
- ISBN: 978-1-4377-3516-1
Table of Contents
Part 1. Evolution and Biogeography / Catherine Stephen, Ph.D.
Part 2. Species Accounts
Part 3. Natural History
Part 4. Captive Management
Part 5. Nutrition / Ann M. Ward, M.S. and Janet L. Dempsey, M.S.
Part 6. Health and Medical Management / Nancy P. Lung, V.M.D., M.S
Part 7. Conservation