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Pipits and Wagtails of Europe, Asia and North America

Field / Identification Guide

Series: Helm Identification Guide Series

By: Per Alstrom, Krister Mild and Bill Zetterstrom

496 pages, 30 col plates, 270 col photos, line illus, maps

Christopher Helm

Hardback | Apr 2003 | #54600 | ISBN: 0713658347
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £79.99 $105/€89 approx

About this book

Is the first comprehensive guide to all the species and subspecies of Pipit and Wagtail that occur in Europe, Asia, North Africa and North America. The detailed species accounts cover all areas of identification including taxonomy, size and structure, plumage, geographical variation, anatomical movements, moult and ageing, sexing, voice, behaviour, distribution and habitat. Great care has been taken to illustrate and describe accurately the differences between all valid subspecies as well as differences relating to sex and age. Systematics are also discussed in great detail.

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