The Center for North American Herpetology
13 February 2009
Houghton Mifflin Company, publishers of the Peterson Field Guide series, announces
A Great New Book
THE FROGS AND TOADS OF NORTH AMERICA
by Lang Elliott, Carl Gerhardt, and Carlos Davidson
with a Foreword by Joseph T. Collins
“About a hundred species of frogs and toads are found on the North American continent north of Mexico, providing a diversity of seasonal calls that are fascinating to most people but often difficult to sort out. Lang Elliott, Carl Gerhardt, and Carlos Davidson have addressed this situation in an exemplary fashion, with excellent audio recordings and exquisite photography accompanied by an informative and organized text, all bundled together in a book and compact disc that will provide hours of enjoyment for people who like to spend their time outdoors.” – from the Foreword
The CD that accompanies this book a provides a reference guide to the calls of every species covered in the book (excepting the two tailed frogs that don’t have calls), with each species introduced by common and scientific name. The disc is the perfect complement to this book.
This book may be ordered toll free at 800-225-3362
Published March 2009
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