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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 04.1 October 1992

ldentification – British Reptiles

By - Howard Inns

Reptiles in Great Britain are represented by just three species of lizard and three species of snake. Even the most basic guide to the British fauna will show that each species has its own distinct characteristics, which implies that identification is a straightforward process. However, in the field most encounters with reptiles are fleeting glimpses.

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist