Sea Snakes

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UNSW Press, 1999 - Science - 148 pages
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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 thorough investation into this fascinating reptile.

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