Vijitha Yapa
Online Bookstore
We ship books worldwide



Sri Lanka


In Sinhala

New Arrivals


Vijitha Yapa Books



Snakes of Sri Lanka : A Coloured Atlas (Hard Cover)
Author Anslem de Silva
ISBN 9789556650082
Publisher Vijitha Yapa Publications
Pages 152
Size 390x300mm
Weight 2300
Our Price Rs. 10,000.00
The Snakes of Sri Lanka: A Coloured Atlas, authored by Sri Lankas leading herpetologist Anslem de Silva, consists of five chapters: Chapter 1  Introduction to snakes of Sri Lanka lists the most updated (up to May 2009) Provisional Checklist of Snakes of Sri Lanka. It also includes accounts on the venomous snakes and epidemiological aspects of snakebite in the country. Sri Lankas snake fauna is diverse and ecologically associated with a wide range of habitats, from coastal waters surrounding the island, inland waters, all climatic and vegetation zones from sea level up to the highest plains (Horton Plains) at 2,200 m above sea level. This is the first time an effort of this magnitude have been attempted in the Asian region and is a valuable reference work as well as a RARE collectors item.

Other books by this author


Those who bought this book also bought
My Shopping Cart
You have 0 item(s) in your cart.
Subtotal Rs. 0.00
News Letter sign-up:
Receive our monthly news flash
About Us
The Vijitha Yapa Group of Companies began in April 1981 when Vijitha Yapa Associates were appointed by Dow Jones & Company Limited of USA to represent them for advertising sales and distribution of their publications as the exclusive agent..  Read more..
Vijitha Yapa Bookshop
130, S de S Jayasinghe Mawatha,

Tel: +94 11 2810714
Privacy Policy
All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos,
button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads,
data compilations, and software, is the property of
VIJITHA YAPA or its content suppliers and protected
by Sri Lanka and international copyright laws. Read more..
Copyright © 2003-2020 Vijitha Yapa Associates (Pvt) Ltd. Site by 3CS