Birds of New Guinea: Second Edition (Princeton Field Guides) by Thane K. Pratt,Bruce M. Beehler,John C. Anderton,Szabolcs

By Thane K. Pratt,Bruce M. Beehler,John C. Anderton,Szabolcs Kókay

This is the thoroughly revised variation of the basic box consultant to the birds of latest Guinea. The world's biggest tropical island, New Guinea boasts a fabulous avifauna characterised by way of cassowaries, megapodes, pigeons, parrots, cuckoos, kingfishers, and owlet-nightjars, in addition to an incredibly diversified assemblage of songbirds equivalent to the long-lasting birds of paradise and bowerbirds. Birds of recent Guinea is the one consultant to hide all 780 fowl species said within the region, together with 366 endemics. increasing its assurance with 111 shiny colour plates—twice as many because the first edition—and the addition of 635 variety maps, the e-book additionally comprises up-to-date species money owed with new information regarding identity, voice, behavior, and diversity. a must have for everybody from ecotourists to box researchers, Birds of recent Guinea is still an essential advisor to the various birds of this extraordinary region.

  • 780 fowl species, together with 366 stumbled on nowhere else
  • 111 beautiful colour plates, two times the variety of the 1st edition
  • Expanded and up-to-date species bills offer information on identity, voice, conduct, and range
  • 635 variety maps
  • Revised class of birds displays the most recent research

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