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A field guide to the birds of Galapagos

by Michael Philip Harris

  • 149 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Taplinger Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Galapagos Islands
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- Galapagos Islands -- Identification.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichael Harris ; with 12 plates and 69 line ill. by Barry Kent MacKay.
      SeriesA Taplinger worldwide field guide
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL694.G2 H37 1974b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p., [6] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5045627M
      ISBN 100800827112
      LC Control Number74005810

      The book describes the morphological aspects that make it possible to identify the birds in the field, and also explains the natural history of the species that are resident to the Islands. An introduction offers information on the weather, topography, and evolution of the Islands and their birdlife/5(6).   Birds of Ecuador, A Field Guide (Vol. II) by Paul Greenfield and Robert Ridgely A comprehensive, gorgeous and exhaustively researched field guide to the birds of Ecuador (and adjacent countries), featuring 96 color plates. Volume II is particularly useful for identifying birds. MAPS. Galápagos Islands Explorer Map by Ocean Explorer Maps.

        Friday, April 3, - Sunday, Ap @ All Day - Sadly, this trip has been cancelled due to concerns about coronavirus and the uncertainty of international travel. A small ship cruise around the Galapagos with Mass Audubon and International Expeditions. A Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand contains over stunning photographs of the more than bird species likely to be seen in this area of the world. Comprehensive and compact, the book includes full descriptions of all native species and regular visitors, distribution maps and measurements, key information on national parks, and.

      Birds of Ecuador, Helm Field Guides $ $ Add to cart; Sale! Birds of Western Ecuador, A Photographic Guide $ $ Add to cart; Sale! Wildlife of Ecuador: A Photographic Field Guide to Birds, Mammals, Reptiles and Amphibians $ $ Add to cart; Sale! The Birds of Ecuador Field Guide $ $ Add to cart. Birds of Ecuador (Helm Field Guides) A Photographic Field Guide to Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, and Amphibians (Wildlife Explorer Guides) Maps, drawings and text on same page is very useful in the field. Book is heavy, but with species, it would be hard to make it lighter Very useful to any birder travelling to Ecuador/5(23).


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A field guide to the birds of Galapagos by Michael Philip Harris Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Juan Freile and Robin Restall's Birds of Ecuador is a comprehensive guide to the varied, bounteous and endemic-rich avifauna of this biodiversity hotspot, replacing the previous two-volume Helm guide to the country ().

The guide covers mainland Ecuador, but excludes the Galápagos archipelago. Buy A Guide to the Birds of the Galapagos Islands (Helm Field Guides) First Edition by Castro, Isabel C., Phillips, Antonia, Phillips, Antonia (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6). About this book. New edition of this superb guide, which describes and illustrates nearly all the birds ( species), mammals (32 species) and reptiles (28 species). This is the first comprehensive guide to the unique wildlife of the Galapagos, encompassing the birds, mammals, and reptiles a visitor to these extraordinary islands might encounter.

The innovative, simple-to-use format of this pocket-sized volume will help beginners and experts alike to correctly identify the striking and charismatic Galapagos. : A Field Guide to the Birds of Galapagos () by Michael Philip Harris and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.4/5(1).

Description. Author: Robert Ridgely and Paul Greenfield ISBN: Publisher: Cornell University Press Year of Publication: pp; 96 color plates with illustrations and range maps Paperback. The Birds of Ecuador Field Guide comprehensively treats the nearly species of birds that can be found in mainland Ecuador.

The publication of the master piece A Field Guide to the Birds of Ecuador, by Ridgely and Greenfield brought increasing interest from the international birding community and the opportunity to set deep roots for the newly rising Ecuadorian birding community.

This has brought me to the conclusion that this is the right moment to publish a tool. How to use the species accounts --Checklist of the birds of Galapagos --History of ornithology in the Galapagos --Climate --Zonation of plants and birds --Numbers of landbirds, plants and altitude --The landbirds of arid islands --Breeding seasons --Ecology --Changes in the avifauna and its conservation --Migrants --The birds likely to be seen.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Col. map on lining papers. Description: pages, 12 pages of plates: illustrations (some color), maps. All of the birds of Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands are brought together in a single volume for the first time. With over 4, illustrations, many never before published, all major plumages for each species are illustrated and are accompanied with descriptions, identification notes, A new light and truly pocket-sized field guide for the bird /5(6).

A fully functional field guide This guide is the real deal. All the birds, with instantly playable songs for almost all. It's very useful to be able to verify birds by voice, even if you can't learn enough songs to immediately identify what's around you.4/5(18).

There is usually a race for this book after a Galápagos snorkeling session "to see what we saw." Related in-depth titles include A FIELD GUIDE TO THE SEA STARS AND OTHER ECHINODERMS OF GALAPAGOS and A FIELD GUIDE TO MARINE MOLLUSCS OF GALAPAGOS, both by. Celter Visual Arts Inc Galapagos Birds Life Celso Montalvo, Spot, identify and appreciate the avian life of the Galapagos with this laminated, submersible accordion-style fold-out guide.

Vivid images of a wide variety of birds are paired with English and Spanish names, approximate size and a handy check box to keep track of your ndings.Volume II, the field guide volume of this two-volume set, contains 96 full-color plates and facing pages of descriptive text, a color map of Ecuador, along with two line drawings of bird anatomy, silhouette outlines, and nearly distribution maps.

Wildlife of Ecuador: A Photographic Field Guide to Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, and Amphibians (Princeton University Press (WILDGuides)) $ 6 Portability /10 Quality /10 Features /10 Usability /10 Completeness /10 Pros beautiful photos nice companion to 6/10(1).