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An edition of Raptors of the world (2001)

Raptors of the world

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Houghton Mifflin
Language
English
Pages
992

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Raptors of the world: a field guide
2005, Christopher Helm
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2001, Houghton Mifflin
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Boston

Table of Contents

Machine generated contents note: LIST OF SPECIES 6
PREFACE 14
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS 15
INTRODUCTION 17
USING THIS BOOK 20
ORDERS OF RAPTOR POPULATION SIZES 26
RAPTOR TOPOGRAPHY 27
MEASURING LENGTHS AND WINGSPANS OF RAPTORS 31
SEX AND AGE DIFFERENCES IN SIZES AND SHAPES OF RAPTORS 35
IDENTIFYING RAPTORS 40
RAPTOR MIGRATION 44
RAPTOR MOULT PATTERNS AND AGE CRITERIA by Carl Edelstam 50
RAPTOR VISION, HEARING AND OLFACTION by CarlEdelstam 54
RAPTOR PLUMAGES AND EXTERNAL STRUCTURE by Carl Edelstam 57
TAXONOMY, SEQUENCE AND NOMENCLATURE OF RAPTORS 69
ENGLISH NAMES OF RAPTORS 76
COLOUR PLATES 80
SYSTEMATIC SECTION 305
BIBLIOGRAPHY 926
INDEX 981.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 926-980).

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Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
598.9
Library of Congress
QL696.F3 F47 2001, QL696.F3F47 2001

The Physical Object

Pagination
992 p. :
Number of pages
992

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3943403M
ISBN 10
0618127623
LCCN
2001024478
OCLC/WorldCat
46660604
Library Thing
465007
Goodreads
937792

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