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Ratites and Tinamous

Field / Identification Guide Flora / Fauna
Series: Bird Families of the World Volume: 9
By: Stephen Davies, Mike Bamford and Danika Loomes
310 pages, 12 col plates, tabs, dist maps
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  • Ratites and Tinamous ISBN: 9780198549963 Hardback Dec 2002 Usually dispatched within 2-3 weeks
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Comprehensive monograph on the natural history and biology of the Ratites and Tinamous, including the ostriches, emus, cassowaries and kiwis. Each of the 55 species is described in detail, with maps of their presently known distribution, accounts of their food and nesting habits, calls, field identification, and habitat and relationship with humans, including farming. Also reviewed are the scientific studies that have been made of their ecology, behaviour, physiology, husbandry, evolution, mythology and conservation.

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Field / Identification Guide Flora / Fauna
Series: Bird Families of the World Volume: 9
By: Stephen Davies, Mike Bamford and Danika Loomes
310 pages, 12 col plates, tabs, dist maps
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The introductory chapters contain some fascinating pieces of information. Bird Study
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