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The Birds of South America: Volume 1 - The Oscine Passerines

Flora / Fauna

Series: Birds of South America Volume: 1

By: Robert S Ridgely and Guy Tudor

516 pages, 341 col plates, 6 line illus, 714 maps, 2 tabs

University of Texas Press

Hardback | Jun 1989 | #170042 | ISBN: 0292707568
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About this book

With the collaboration of William L Brown
Covers the 700 species of the true songbirds - the Oscine Passerines - including the Jays and Swallows, Wrens, Thrushes and Allies, Vireos and Wood-Warblers, Tanagers, Icterids, and Finches. The text provides extensive information on habitat, range, habits and voice, as well as identification, with most of the species illustrated in Guy Tudor's 31 plates. In addition, there are over 700 species' distribution maps.

`Everyone, amateur or professional, interested in the birds of South America, will need this book.' AUK


v. 1. The oscine passerines -- v. 2. The suboscine passerines.

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