Language: Russian with English and scientific nomenclature
The catalogue presents composite information on species complement and geographical distribution of species and subspecies of the birds registered up to the end of 2007 in territory of the Far East and adjacent sea water areas. The full list contains 557 species from 75 families and 22 orders. Each species is supplied with its Russian, Latin and English names (for subspecies – only Latin name), the basic synonyms, information on the status (form of residence), a total nesting area and area within the limits of the Far East, areas of winterings. The brief characteristic of orders and families is submitted. The catalogue is a reference-book on fauna and areas of birds of the Far East of Russia. The book is devoted to the omithologists, zoologists, ecologists, workers of the nature protection organizations, teachers and students of biological institutes, and naturalists.