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Birds of Tropical America
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Steven Hilty
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-05 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

Birds of Tropical America was published by Chapters Publishing in 1994 and went out of print in 1997. UT Press is pleased to reissue it with a new epilogue and updated references.
Birds of Tropical America
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Steven L. Hilty
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-06-01 - Publisher:

Why are tropical birds like parrots and quetzels so much more colorful than birds of temperate lands? How can a vulture soaring thousands of feet above the canopy spot a dead rodent no bigger than a mouse on the rainforest floor? What permits sparrow-sized antbirds to thrive among hordes of
Birds of Venezuela
Language: en
Pages: 776
Authors: Steven L. Hilty
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-11-11 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Venezuela has an immensely rich bird fauna, with 1,381 known species, many of them found nowhere else in the world. This spectacularly illustrated, comprehensive, and up-to-date guide brings together under one cover much of what is known about these species. Its users can identify all the birds in this vast
Birds of Tropical America
Language: en
Pages: 305
Authors: Alexander Frank Skutch
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher: Conran Octopus

Describes the behavior, nesting habits, and life cycles of the various types of birds in the tropical forests of South and Central America
Birds of Northern South America: An Identification Guide
Language: en
Pages: 880
Authors: Miguel Lentino, Robin Restall, Clemencia Rodner
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-23 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This is the first comprehensive identification guide dealing exclusively with the birds of this region. It covers all the species, including vagrants, found in Ecuador, Columbia, Venezuela, Aruba, CuraƧao, Bonaire, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana. Over 2,300 species are described in depth in the text, describing geographical