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Handbook of the Birds of the World, Volume 5: Barn Owls to Hummingbirds

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By: Josep Del Hoyo(Editor), Andrew Elliott(Editor), Jordi Sargatal(Editor), Nigel J Collar(Foreword By)
759 pages, 76 plates plates with colour illustrations; 406 colour photos, 758 colour distribution maps, 10 illustrations and tables
Publisher: Lynx Edicions
Handbook of the Birds of the World, Volume 5: Barn Owls to Hummingbirds
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Volume 5 includes the orders Strigiformes, Caprimulgiformes, and Apodiformes. Families covered are Tytonidae (Barn Owls); Strigidae (Typical Owls); Steatornithidae (Oilbird); Podargidae (Frogmouths); Aegothelidae (Owlet-nightjars); Nyctibiidae (Potoos); Caprimulgidae (Nightjars); Apodidae (Swifts); Hemiprocnidae (Tree-swifts); and Trochilidae (Hummingbirds). The book includes a foreword on risk indicators and status assessment in birds.

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World / Checklist Flora / Fauna SPECIAL OFFER
By: Josep Del Hoyo(Editor), Andrew Elliott(Editor), Jordi Sargatal(Editor), Nigel J Collar(Foreword By)
759 pages, 76 plates plates with colour illustrations; 406 colour photos, 758 colour distribution maps, 10 illustrations and tables
Publisher: Lynx Edicions
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