By Thane K. Pratt,Bruce M. Beehler,John C. Anderton,Szabolcs Kókay
This is the thoroughly revised version of the fundamental box consultant to the birds of latest Guinea. The world's biggest tropical island, New Guinea boasts a impressive avifauna characterised through cassowaries, megapodes, pigeons, parrots, cuckoos, kingfishers, and owlet-nightjars, in addition to an incredibly various assemblage of songbirds resembling the long-lasting birds of paradise and bowerbirds. Birds of recent Guinea is the one consultant to hide all 780 chook species suggested within the quarter, together with 366 endemics. increasing its insurance with 111 vivid colour plates—twice as many because the first edition—and the addition of 635 variety maps, the ebook additionally comprises up-to-date species money owed with new information regarding identity, voice, conduct, and variety. a must have for everybody from ecotourists to box researchers, Birds of recent Guinea continues to be an essential advisor to the various birds of this extraordinary region.
- 780 chook species, together with 366 discovered nowhere else
- 111 beautiful 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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Birds of New Guinea: Second Edition (Princeton Field Guides) by Thane K. Pratt,Bruce M. Beehler,John C. Anderton,Szabolcs Kókay