A Wildlife Guide to Chile: Continental Chile, Chilean by Sharon Chester

By Sharon Chester

This is the 1st finished English-language box consultant to the natural world of Chile and its territories--Chilean Antarctica, Easter Island, Juan Fernández, and San Félix y San Ambrosio. From bats to butterflies, lizards to llamas, and ferns to flamingos, A flora and fauna consultant to Chile covers the country's universal vegetation and animals. the colour plates depict species of their normal environments with unequalled vividness and realism. the combo of certain illustrations and interesting, succinct, and authoritative textual content make box identity quickly, effortless, and exact. Maps, charts, and diagrams supply information regarding landforms, submarine topography, marine atmosphere, weather, plants zones, and the easiest areas to view flora and fauna. this is often a necessary consultant to Chile's striking biodiversity.

  • The in simple terms entire English-language advisor to Chile's universal natural world
  • The first advisor to hide Chile and its territories--Chilean Antarctica, Easter Island, Juan Fernández, and San Félix y San Ambrosio
  • 120 full-color plates enable speedy id of greater than 800 species
  • Accompanying textual content describes species dimension, form, colour, habitat, and diversity
  • Descriptions checklist measurement, distribution, and English, Spanish, and clinical names
  • Information at the most sensible spots to view flora and fauna, together with significant nationwide parks
  • Compact and lightweight--a ideal box guide

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