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This front matter section of this book titled Conservation of Caribbean Island Herpetofaunas Volume 1: Conservation Biology and the Wider Caribbean contains the table of contents, and the preface. Most of the islands of the Caribbean have long histories of herpetological exploration and discovery, and even longer histories of human-mediated environmental degradation. Collectively, they constitute a major biodiversity hotspot a region rich in endemic species that are threatened with extinction. The book describes the problem of invasive species of amphibians and reptiles in the West Indies.

Keywords: Caribbean herpetofaunas; endemic species

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