This hand-sized guide is perfect for taking out into field, measuring 180 x 128mm. Covering 280 of the most commonly encountered species in the region, it is illustrated with superb quality photographs. Each species account includes information about distribution, subspecies, habits and habitat, and a description. The introductory sections cover geography and climate, vegetation, taxonomy and brief text on the main sites to visit in each country. The author is Head of the Biodiversity and Conservation of Fauna Programme at the Forest Research Institute, Mayalysia.
Softback 176 pages, 300+ photos
L.G.Kirton, John Beaufoy Publishing, 2014