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Field Guide to the Wildlife of Costa Rica

Field / Identification Guide
The essential guide

Series: Corrie Herring Hooks Series Volume: 51

By: Carrol L Henderson

539 pages, 340 col photos, 273 maps

University of Texas Press

Paperback | May 2002 | #122836 | ISBN: 029273459X
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Hardback | May 2002 | #122835 | ISBN: 0292731280
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Covers the species that ecotourists are most likely to see, along with a selection of rarer, sought-after animals. Henderson gives a general introduction to each group of animals, followed by individual species accounts that highlight identification features and interesting ecological adaptations for survival.

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Carrol L. Henderson, a professional wildlife biologist, has made over twenty-five trips to Costa Rica since 1969 and has led over thirty-five birding and wildlife tours there and throughout Latin America since 1987. He lives in Blaine, Minnesota.

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