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Birds of Peru

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Princeton University Press,
Pub. Date:
c2007.
Language:
English
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Birds of Peru is the most complete and authoritative field guide to this diverse, neotropical landscape. It features every one of Peru's 1,817 bird species and shows the distinct plumages of each in 307 superb, high-quality color plates. Concise descriptions and color distribution maps are located opposite the plates, making this book much easier to use in the field than standard neotropical field guides. This fully revised paperback edition includes twenty-five additional species.

  • A comprehensive guide to all 1,817 species found in Peru--one fifth of the world's birds--with subspecies, sexes, age classes, and morphs fully illustrated
  • Designed especially for field use, with vivid descriptive information and helpful identification tips opposite color plates
  • Detailed species accounts, including a full-color distribution map
  • Includes 25 additional species not covered in the first edition
  • Features 3 entirely new plates and more than 25 additional illustrations
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ISBN:
9780691049151
9780691130231
069113023
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display_description Nearly eighteen hundred different bird species--one fifth of the world's birds--have been recorded in Peru. Birds of Peru is the most complete and well-researched field guide to this rich and fascinating diversity. It illustrates every one of the 1,792 species and shows the distinct plumages of each. It includes 304 superb, high-quality color plates directly opposite concise descriptions and color distribution maps, making it much easier to use in the field than standard neotropical field guides. The detailed text discusses key identification features, status, distribution, and vocalizations for all species, and many subspecies.
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physical 656 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 22 cm.
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table_of_contents Acknowledgments --, Artists' credits --, Cautionary note regarding seabird identification --, Conservation --, Foreword /, Glossary of bird topography --, Habitats of Peru --, How to use this book --, Index., Introduction --, Molts and plumages --, Preface --, Species accounts --, Topography of Peru --, Vocal credits --, Vocal references --
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