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Handbook of the Birds of the World, Volume 4: Sandgrouse to Cuckoos

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Series: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Volume: 4

By: Josep Del Hoyo(Editor), Andrew Elliott(Editor), Jordi Sargatal(Editor), Jürgen H Haffer(Foreword By)

679 pages, 70 plates with colour illustrations; 236 colour photos, 837 colour distribution maps, 13 illustrations and tables

Lynx Edicions

Hardback | Dec 1997 [2001 reprint] | #17558 | ISBN: 8487334229
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £140.00 £210.00 (Save £70.00) $178/€156 approx

About this book

Volume 4 deals with four orders and contains a foreword on species concepts and species limits in ornithology.


Contents

Order PTEROCLIFORMES    
Family Pteroclidae (Sandgrouse)   E. de Juana
Order COLUMBIFORMES    
Family Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)   L.F. Baptista, P.W. Trail & H.M. Horblit
Order PSITTACIFORMES    
Family Cacatuidae (Cockatoos)   I. Rowley
Family Psittacidae (Parrots)   N.J. Collar
Order CUCULIFORMES


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