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Handbook of the Birds of the World, Volume 6: Mousebirds to Hornbills

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Series: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Volume: 6

By: Josep Del Hoyo(Editor), Andrew Elliott(Editor), Jordi Sargatal(Editor), Luis Rios de Moura Baptista(Foreword By), Donald E Kroodsma(Foreword By)

589 pages, 45 plates with colour illustrations; 385 colour photos, 270 colour distribution maps, 11 illustrations and tables

Lynx Edicions

Hardback | Dec 2001 | #17561 | ISBN: 848733430X
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £140.00 £210.00 (Save £70.00) $178/€156 approx

About this book

Volume 6 covers the Order Coliformes - Family Coliidae (Mousebirds); Order Trogoniformes - Family Trogonidae (Trogons); and Order Coraciiformes families Alcedinidae (Kingfishers), Todidae (Todies), Momotidae (Motmots). Meropidae (Bee-eaters), Coraciidae (Rollers), Brachypteraciidae (Ground-rollers), Leptosomidae (Cuckoo-rollers), Upupidae (Hoopoes), Phoeniculidae (Wood-hoopoes), and Bucerotidae (Hornbills). It contains a foreword on avian bioacoustics.


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