By Thane K. Pratt,Bruce M. Beehler,John C. Anderton,Szabolcs Kókay

ISBN-10: 0691095620

ISBN-13: 9780691095622

ISBN-10: 0691095639

ISBN-13: 9780691095639

This is the thoroughly revised variation of the fundamental box advisor to the birds of latest Guinea. The world's biggest tropical island, New Guinea boasts a excellent avifauna characterised through cassowaries, megapodes, pigeons, parrots, cuckoos, kingfishers, and owlet-nightjars, in addition to an incredibly different assemblage of songbirds reminiscent of the enduring birds of paradise and bowerbirds. Birds of recent Guinea is the single advisor to hide all 780 fowl species pronounced within the region, together with 366 endemics. increasing its assurance with 111 bright colour plates—twice as many because the first edition—and the addition of 635 variety maps, the publication additionally comprises up to date species money owed with new information regarding id, voice, conduct, and diversity. vital for everybody from ecotourists to box researchers, Birds of latest Guinea is still an critical advisor to the various birds of this striking region.

  • 780 chicken species, together with 366 stumbled on nowhere else
  • 111 attractive colour plates, two times the variety of the 1st edition
  • Expanded and up to date species bills supply info on id, voice, conduct, and range
  • 635 variety maps
  • Revised type of birds displays the newest research

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