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Birds of New Guinea: Second Edition (Princeton Field Guides) by Thane K. Pratt,Bruce M. Beehler,John C. Anderton,Szabolcs

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

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 fantastic avifauna characterised by way of cassowaries, megapodes, pigeons, parrots, cuckoos, kingfishers, and owlet-nightjars, in addition to a very diversified assemblage of songbirds corresponding to the enduring birds of paradise and bowerbirds. Birds of latest Guinea is the single advisor to hide all 780 chook species suggested within the zone, together with 366 endemics. increasing its insurance with 111 bright colour plates—twice as many because the first edition—and the addition of 635 diversity maps, the ebook additionally includes up to date species bills with new information regarding id, voice, conduct, and diversity. a must have for everybody from ecotourists to box researchers, Birds of latest Guinea is still an critical advisor to the varied birds of this impressive region.

  • 780 poultry species, together with 366 discovered nowhere else
  • 111 wonderful colour plates, two times the variety of the 1st edition
  • Expanded and up to date species bills offer info on identity, voice, conduct, and range
  • 635 diversity maps
  • Revised category of birds displays the most recent research

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