Published January 2007
by Pebble Plus .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||24|
Sea Snakes (Under the Sea) Library Binding – January 1, by Jody S. Rake (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Library Binding "Please retry" — $ Author: Jody S. Rake. Sea snakes are skilled underwater breathers able to spit out stored salt water with their tongues. Kids will learn what these ocean creatures look like, how they swim and thrive in water, and how they hunt near the ocean floor/5(3). A description of the varieties and distributions of sea snakes, how they go about their daily lives underwater, what they eat and what eats them. How they reproduce and grow, how they go for long periods without breathing and the nature of their venom. A . Sea Snakes. An illustrated look at sea snakes separates fact from fiction, describing the lives and habits of the yellow-bellied sea snake and complementing the text with photographs/5.
Sea Snakes (Ocean Life) Paperback – September 1, by Martha E. H. Rustad (Author) › Visit Amazon's Martha E. H. Rustad Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central Author: Martha E. H. Rustad. Sea Snakes. Although sea snakes are not the giant, people-eating monsters of myth, these highly venomous creatures are still endlessly fascinating. The scuba-diving author separates fact from fiction, with emphasis on the yellow-bellied sea snake, the world's most common sea snake. The book begins with a description of the anatomies of venomous snakes, along with their diversity and distribution. Also included is a unique in-depth look at the various types of snake venom and the ways that each type attacks the by: Sea snakes, thought to the most abundant venomous reptiles on the planet, are found in the warm, tropical waters of the Indian and Pacific Oceans but not in the Atlantic Ocean. There are 57 known species of sea snakes and two major subfamilies (Laticaudinae and Hydrophiinae).Author: Justin Fuehrer, Hassam Zulfiqar, Heather M. Murphy-Lavoie.
About this Item: University of New South Wales Press, Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. 2nd Edition. This scarce book on Sea Snakes describes the varieties and distribution of sea snakes, how they go about their daily lives underwater, what they eat . In Sea Snakes, beginning readers will learn how these air-breathing reptiles are adapted to live underwater. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they discover the fascinating world of sea snakes. A labeled diagram helps readers identify a sea snakes body parts, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Neither a typical field guide nor an exhaustive reference, American Snakes is instead a fascinating study of the suborder Serpentes. Brimming with intriguing and unusual stories—of hognose snakes that roll over and play dead, blindsnakes with tiny vestigial lungs, rainbow-hued dipsadines, and wave-surfing sea-snakes—the text is interspersed. Sea snakes. Most snakes live on land, but there are about 70 species of snakes that live in the Indian and Pacific oceans. Sea snakes and their cousins, kraits, are some of the most venomous snakes that exist, but they pose little threat to humans because they’re shy, gentle, and .