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Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic Birds: Volume 5: Tyrant-flycatchers to Chats

Flora / FaunaOut of Print

Series: Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic Birds (HANZAB) Volume: 5

Edited By: PJ Higgins, JM Peter and WK Steele

1269 pages, Col plates, b/w illus, tabs, maps

Oxford University Press

Hardback | Dec 2001 | #10670 | ISBN: 0195532589
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About this book

Covers 118 species including kingbirds and tyrant-flycatchers; New Zealand wrens; pittas; lyrebirds; scrub-birds; Australian tree-creepers; Australasian wrens (fairy-wrens, grasswrens, and emu-wrens); honeyeaters and chats.


Contents

Species covered include:
Family Tyrannidae - Eastern Kingbird - Dark-faced Ground-Tyrany;
Family Acanthisittidae - Rifleman - Bush Wren - Rock Wren - Stephens Island Wren;
Family Pittidae - Red-bellied Pitta - Blue-winged Pitta - Noisy Pitta - Rainbow Pitta;
Family Menuridae - Albert's Lyrebird - Superb Lyrebird;
Atrichornithidae - Rufous Scrub-bird - Noisy Scrub-bird;
Climacteridae - White-throated Treecreeper - White-browed Treecreeper - Red-browed Treecreeper - Brown Treecreeper - Black-tailed Treecreeper - Rufous Treecreeper;
Family Maluridae - Purple-crowned Fairy-wren - Superb Fairy-wren - Splendid Fairy-wren - Variegated Fairy-wren - Lovely Fairy-wren - Blue-breasted Fairy-wren - Red-winged Fairy-wren - White-winged Fairy-Wren - Red-backed Fairy-wren - Southern Emu-wren - Mallee Emu-wren - Rufous-crowned Emu-wren - Grey Grasswren - Black Grasswren - White-throated Grasswren - Carpentarian Grasswren - Striated Grasswren - Short-tailed Grasswren - Eyrean Grasswren - Thick-billed Grasswren - Dusky Grasswren - Kalkadoon Grasswren;
Family Meliphagidae - Red Wattlebird - Yellow Wattlebird - Little Wattlebird - Western Wattlebird - Spiny-cheeked Honeyeater - Striped Honeyeater - Helmeted Friarbird - Silver-crowned Friarbird - Noisy Friarbird - Little Friarbird - Regent Honeyeater - Blue-faced Honeyeater - Bell Miner - Noisy Miner - Yellow-throated Miner - Black-eared Miner - Macleay's Honeyeater - Tawny-breasted Honeyeater - Lewin's Honeyeater - Yellow-spotted Honeyeater - Graceful Honeyeater - White-lined Honeyeater - Bridled Honeyeater - Eungella Honeyeater - Yellow-faced Honeyeater - Singing Honeyeater - Varied Honeyeater - Mangrove Honeyeater - White-gaped Honeyeater - Yellow Honeyeater - White-cared Honeyeater - Yellow-throated Honeyeater - Yellow-tufted Honeyeater - Purple-gaped Honeyeater - Grey-headed Honeyeater - Yellow-plumed Honeyeater - Grey-fronted Honeyeater - Fuscous Honeyeater - Yellow-tinted Honeyeater - White-plumed Honeyeater - Black-chinned Honeyeater - Strong-billed Honeyeater - Brown-headed Honeyeater - White-throated Honeyeater - White-naped Honeyeater - Black-headed Honeyeater - Stichbird - Green-backed Honeyeater - Brown Honeyeater - White-streaked Honeyeater - Painted Honeyeater - Crescent Honeyeater - New Holland Honeyeater - White-cheeked Honeyeater - White-fronted Honeyeater - Tawny-crowned Honeyeater - Brown-backed Honeyeater - Bar-breasted Honeyeater - Rufous-banded Honeyeater - Rufous-throated Honeyeater - Grey Honeyeater - Eastern Spinebill - Western Spinebill - Banded Honeyeater - Black Honeyeater - Pied Honeyeater - Dusky Honeyeater - Red-headed Honeyeater - Scarlet Honeyeater - Bellbird - Tui - Crimson Chat - Orange Chat - Yellow Chat - White-fronted Chat - Gibberbird.

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