Birds and Other Wildlife of South Central Texas: A Handbook (Corrie Herring Hooks Series)

Birds and Other Wildlife of South Central Texas: A Handbook (Corrie Herring Hooks Series)

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Overview

This handbook offers a concise natural history of Central Texas and a complete checklist of all native and naturalized vertebrate animals, including birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and fish, as well as invertebrates that include butterflies and land snails.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780292743151
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication date: 08/01/1993
Series: Corrie Herring Hooks Series , #24
Edition description: 1ST
Pages: 246
Sales rank: 1,206,045
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.56(d)

About the Author

Edward A. Kutac (1922–2009) was a past president of the Travis Audubon Society and the Texas Ornithological Society. He taught bird identification in Central Texas for many years.

S. Christopher Caran owns a geological and environmental consulting firm and has been an instructor and research geologist at the University of Texas at Austin.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction and Acknowledgments
  • Chapter 1. Natural Features
  • Chapter 2. Locations of Interest of Naturalists
  • Maps
  • Chapter 3. Birds
  • Chapter 4. Mammals
  • Chapter 5. Amphibians and Reptiles
  • Chapter 6. Fishes
  • Chapter 7. Land Snails of Travis County
  • Chapter 8. Butterflies
  • Appendix. Description of Terms
  • Selected References
  • Index of Natural Features and Locations by Counties
  • Index of Animals and Plants

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