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Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic Birds: Volume 1: Ratites to Ducks - Parts A & B

Flora / FaunaOut of Print

Series: Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic Birds (HANZAB) Volume: 1

Edited By: Stephen Marchant and Peter J Higgins

1400 pages, Col plates, illus, figs, tabs, maps

Oxford University Press

Hardback | Dec 1991 | #10556 | ISBN: 0195530683
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About this book

Records around 900 species of birds. Species accounts are divided into sections: Field Identification, Habitat, Distribution and Population, Movements, Food, Social Behaviour, Voice, Breeding and Plumages and related matters.


Contents

Part A: Emus; Cassowaries; Ostriches; Kiwis; Grebes; Penguins; Albatrosses; Fulmars, Petrels, Prions, and Shearwaters; Storm-petrels; Diving-petrels; Part B: Pelicans; Gannets and Boobies; Darters; Cormorants and Shags; Frigatebirds; Tropicbirds; Bitterns and Herons; Storks; Ibises and Spoonbills; Flamingoes; Magpie Goose; Wildfowl; Ducks; Appendices; Indices.


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