Birds Of South East Asia

Author: Morten Strange
Editor: New Holland Books
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South-East Asia offers an array of spectacular and unusual birds. This illustrated work displays over 250 birds to be found in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and the Phillipines. It offers advice on how to locate and identify them in the field; facts on behaviour, feeding, breeding and migrating habits; and information on threatened or endangered species in each country.

Photographic Guide To The Birds Of Thailand

Author: Morten Strange
Editor: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462914349
Size: 20,96 MB
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Tuttle is proud to present the very first comprehensive photographic guide to the birds of mainland Southeast Asia, the Philippines and Borneo. Included are the birds of Peninsular Malaysia, Thailand and Indochina, as well as those found in South China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. This book covers 668 species and contains more than 700 colour photographs. There is a distribution map for each species. Many of the photographs in this magnificent volume appear for the first time and have been carefully selected to show the most important species. The concise text provides vital information that will ensure accurate identification of species in one of the world's most diverse avifauna regions. Indispensable reading for all bird lovers.

A Photographic Guide To The Birds Of Indonesia

Author: Morten Strange
Editor: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691114958
Size: 20,13 MB
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This beautiful guide depicts over 600 species in almost 700 color photographs, offering detailed descriptions of each bird's voice and habits. Many of the photographs in this magnificent volume appear for the first time and have been carefully selected to show the rarest species.

Photographic Guide To The Birds Of Japan And North East Asia

Author: Tadao Shimba
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472947258
Size: 14,68 MB
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Eastern Asia is blessed with a rich and spectacular avifauna, and all 520 regularly occurring species are featured in this spectacular and lavish new photographic guide to the region, covering Japan, northern China, North and South Korea and the Russian Far East. The concise text focuses on key identification criteria, and is accompanied by a distribution map for every species. The accompanying photographs, contributed by Japan's top bird photographers, form a stunning series that will allow both field identification and rich enjoyment at home afterwards. This beautiful book is a must-have for anyone interested in the birds of Asia.

Field Guide To The Mammals Of South East Asia 2nd Edition

Author: Charles Francis
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472934989
Size: 10,67 MB
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This book is a fully revised and updated second edition of the only comprehensive guide to the mammals of South-east Asia, one of the world's richest regions in terms of mammal diversity, where species new to science are still being described regularly, though there is increasing pressure on all of its wild mammal populations. From large mammals such as the elephant, big cats, dolphins and whales through bears, monkeys and badgers to bats, civets, rats and shrews, more than 550 species are described in detail, including key identification characteristics, habitat, behaviour, distribution and status, accompanied by line drawings of footprints and details of anatomy, or other aspects of identification. Beautiful colour plates depict nearly all species and their variations, while accompanying range maps provide up-to-date information on distribution. This field guide is essential for any naturalist or traveller visiting this special corner of Asia.

A Photographic Guide To The Birds Of Malaysia Singapore

Author: Morten Strange
Editor:
ISBN: 9789625939636
Size: 16,67 MB
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New Holland Field Guide To The Birds Of South East Asia

Author: Craig Robson
Editor: Bloomsbury Wildlife
ISBN: 9781843307464
Size: 14,45 MB
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Few reptiles command more respect than the mighty boas and pythons. From 11-metre-long anacondas in the Amazon to the diminutive Javelin Sand Boa, no longer than 80 centimetres, these are the longest members of the snake family. Supremely beautiful, they embody power and grace. But are they gentle giants or finely tuned killing machines? This book provides the answers, exploring the world of these huge snakes on a fascinating journey through the five continents they inhabit. It describes the distribution, habitat, life and habits of all known species of boa and python, as well as highlighting the threats these magnificent creatures face from habitat destruction, hunting and climate change. Also included are the often overlooked but fascinating basal snakes, primitive relatives of the boas and pythons. Lavishly illustrated throughout with stunning photographs (many taken by the author), "Boas and Pythons of the World" provides comprehensive and authoritative information in a lively and accessible format - a fitting celebration of one of the most fascinating yet little-known groups in the reptile world. This title is suitable for- anyone interested in reptiles, and snakes in particular; general wildlife conservation interest; and, experienced naturalists and interested amateurs alike.

A Photographic Guide To Birds Of Vietnam Cambodia And Laos

Author: Peter Davidson
Editor: New Holland Australia(AU)
ISBN: 9781847731418
Size: 19,28 MB
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Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos boast about 1000 species of bird, many of them rarities. 252 of the most interesting and spectacular birds of Southeast Asia are featured in this guide, with each illustrated in colour and with key information on identification, habitat and distribution.

A Photographic Guide To Birds Of The Philippines

Author: Tim Fisher
Editor: New Holland Australia(AU)
ISBN: 9781847738301
Size: 20,69 MB
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Over 250 species are included in this guide to the birds of the Philippines, with clear colour photographs, a regional distribution map and thumbnail silhouettes to help readers identify each species.

Photographic Guide To The Birds Of Indonesia

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Editor: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462910327
Size: 15,35 MB
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A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Indonesia is the best, most comprehensive photographic guide to the birds of Indonesia. Because of its vast size and geographical location, Indonesia has the world's most diverse avifauna. It boasts of more than 1,600 species—of which 235 rare birds are only found in Indonesia—making it the world's number one travel destination for bird-watching. This bird field guide covers a total of 912 species, including most of the non-migratory and endemic species that are seen only in Indonesia and a number of threatened and endangered species. A photograph and distribution map is given for each bird. Many new photographs of Indonesian birds appear in this volume for the first time and have been carefully selected to show the important characteristics of each bird. The concise text provide vital information, and an index of common names is provided at the back of the book.