This comprehensive guide identifies all 324 species of amphibians, reptiles, mammals and birds that inhabit Tasmania and its territorial waters.

Detailed and user-friendly accounts of each species include physical descriptions, distribution maps, details on where and when to see each species, preferred habitat types, plus notes on subspecies, conservation status and ecology. Over 900 images help identify each species.

Author, Angus McNab MSc (Zoology), has always been fascinated by reptiles and amphibians and enthusiastic university friends broadened his interests to mammals and birds. With over twelve years’ experience as a wildlife ecologist, Angus has extensive knowledge of Tasmanian wildlife.