You can dismiss as exaggerations most of the popular literature you have read and the stories you've heard about snakes. In nearly all cases, snakes dangerous to man fall into two catgories. The kinds and characteristics of these snakes are beautifully illustrated on this chart. Positive identificiation of vipers and pit vipers is shown, in addition to cobras, kraits, and coral snakes. Maps showing the kinds and locations of poisonous snakes are shown for North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Near East, Southeast Asia, Australia, New Guinea, and the Pacific. Charts showing kinds and characteristics of poisonous snakes by family, name, distribution, and venom are also included. Precautions to minimize the rare possibility of being bitten and procedures to follow are but one part of this most interesting chart.
Hemotoxic and neurotoxic venoms are discussed. Included are interesting facts such as there are rarely more than two types of poisonous snakes in any one given area. This chart is ideal for those who travel to various parts of the country and world as well as environmentalist and sportsmen. FREE SHIPPING in U.S. Outside U.S. contact us for shipping charges.