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3 papers: 1)STERNFELD, Richard. "Die Erschuinungen der Mimicry bei den Schlangen" (98-117 pp.) 2) VOGT, Theodor. "Zur Reptilien und Amphibienfauna Koreas und Japans." (219-221 pp.) 3) VOGT, Theodor. "Uber die Reptiulien- und Ampgibienfauna der Insel Hainam." (222-229 pp.) WITHIN Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde, Berlin. Sitzungsberichte Der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin.

By: [REPTILES] STERNFELD, Richard; Theodor VOGT.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Berlin:, R. Friedlander & Sohn, 1913.: 1913

Seller ID: BL2854


8vo. vi, 545 pp. Figures, plates (including color). Gilt-stamped half black cloth over marbled papered boards. Fine copy. Sternfeld's article on "mimicry" in snakes is accompanied by many beautiful plates. "In mimicry a message (feature or signal) of one organism, the mimic, resembles some message of another organism which usually belongs to a different species, some feature of the environment, or a generalization of either of those, that is called the model. This resemblance should have some functionality for the mimic by being deceptive for a third participant, the receiver, who... View more info