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Scorpions of South Africa

ISBN 
9781775846529
Format 
Trade Paperback
Recommended Price 
R230.00
Published 
January 2019
About the book: 
Scorpions of Southern Africa,  the go-to guide for identifying southern Africa’s rich scorpion fauna, has now been freshly designed, updated and expanded. It includes 12 additional species, new images and distribution maps, and a chapter on how to go about identifying scorpions.
 
An invaluable guide for the amateur naturalist and professional alike, this accessible book describes:
  • scorpion anatomy and behaviour
  • the strategies that enable scorpions to survive harsh conditions
  • their use of venom, and
  • other aspects of their successful existence over millions of years.
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