Describes various endangered or threatened species around the world, covering their habitat, behavior, and efforts to protect them.the Xenopus laevis, and for many years scientists believed it was the only species of the genus to occur on the Cape Peninsula, or perhaps in all of South Africa. ... Any large-scale drainage schemes or development in the area should take into account the occurrence of this rare amphibian. ... Like all fishes of the family Poeciliidae, platyfishes are known for their ability to give birth to live young; the mostanbsp;...
|Title||:||Endangered wildlife of the world|
|Author||:||Marshall Cavendish Corporation|
|Publisher||:||Marshall Cavendish Corp - 1993-02|