Cover of: Curious naturalists | Tinbergen, Niko

About the Book

American Museum of Natural History Members' Edition

[N.B. as per pdf, 32 plates with photographs present in the normal, non-member AMNH edition of 1968 (OL24372926M), not included; only the diagrams within the text mentioned in the Illustrations list]

Table of Contents

Preface vii
1. The Bee-Hunters of Hulshorst 1
2. Arctic Interlude 19
3. Snow Buntings and Phalaropes 43
4. Back to the Bee-Hunters 60
5. Swifter than Swifts 83
6. The Sand Wasps 103
7. Studies of Camouflage 125
8. Defence by Colour 155
9. Bark with Wings 176
10. Camberwell Beauties 193
11. Cliff Dwellers 200
12. Black-headed Gulls, 1 218
13. Black-headed Gulls, 2 236
14. Eider Invasion 252
15. Insects and Flowers 268
16. Curious Naturalists 285
References 292
Index 296

Edition Notes

"Published in co-operation with the American Museum of Natural History."

Series Natural history library
Copyright Date 1958

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class 591.5
Library of Congress QL751 .T55 1968

The Physical Object

Pagination 301 p.
Number of pages 301

ID Numbers

Open Library OL24375893M
Internet Archive curiousnaturalis00tinb
OCLC/WorldCat 942757

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