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A photographic guide to the birds of Malaysia and Singapore : Including Southeast Asia, the Philippines and Borneo, editors, Julia Walkden and Rod Ritchie, (electronic resource/)

Label
A photographic guide to the birds of Malaysia and Singapore : Including Southeast Asia, the Philippines and Borneo
Title
A photographic guide to the birds of Malaysia and Singapore
Title remainder
Including Southeast Asia, the Philippines and Borneo
Statement of responsibility
editors, Julia Walkden and Rod Ritchie
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Periplus is proud to present the very first comprehensive photographic guide to the birds of Malaysia and Singapore, mainland Southeast Asia, the Philippines and Borneo. Included are the birds of 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 color 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
Dewey number
598
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL691.M4
LC item number
P46 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
A photographic guide to the birds of Malaysia and Singapore : Including Southeast Asia, the Philippines and Borneo, editors, Julia Walkden and Rod Ritchie, (electronic resource/)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Frontcover; Title Page; Copyright; CONTENTS; Acknowledgements; INTRODUCTION; HOW TO USE THIS BOOK; NON-PASSERINES; Grebes -- Podicipedidae; Pelicans -- Pelecanidae; Boobies -- Sulidae; Cormorants -- Phalacrocoracidae; Darters -- Anhingidae; Frigatebirds -- Fregatidae; Herons, egrets, bitterns -- Ardeidae; Storks -- Ciconiidae; Ibises -- Threskiornithidae; Geese, ducks -- Anatidae; Osprey -- Pandionidae; Hawks, eagles, vultures -- Accipitrae; Falcons -- Falconidae; Pheasants -- Phasianidae; Buttonquail -Turnicidae; Cranes -- Gruidae; Rails, crakes -- Rallidae; Finfoots -- Heliornithidae; Jacanas -- jacanidae
  • Paintedsnipe -- RostratulidaeOystercatchers -- Haematopodidae; Lapwings, plovers -- Charadriidae; Curlews, sandpipers, snipe -Scolopacidae; Stilts, avocets -- Recutvirostridae; Phalaropes -- Phalaropidae; Thick-knees -- Burhinidae; Pratincoles -- Glareolidae; Gulls, terns -- Laridae; Pigeons, doves -- Columbidae; Parrots -- Psittacidae; Cuckoos -- Cuculidae; Barn Owls -- Tytonidae; Owls -- Strigidae; Frogmouths -- Batrochostomidae; Nightjars -- Caprimulgidae; Nightjars -- Caprimulgidae; Treeswifts -- Hemiprocnidae; Trogons -- Trogonidae; Kingfishers -- Alcedinidae; Bee-eaters -- Meropidae; Rollers -- Coraciidae
  • Hoopoe -- UpupidaeHornbills -- Bucerotidae; Barbets -- Megalaimidae; Honeyguides -- Indicatoridae; Woodpeckers -- Picidae; PASSERINES; Broadbills -- Eurylaimidae; Pittas -- Pittidae; Larks -- Alaudidae; Swallows -- Hirundinidae; Cuckoo-shrikes, minivets; Ioras, leafbirds -- Chloropseidae; Bulbuls -- Pycnonotidae; Drongos -- Dicruridae; Orioles -- Oriolidae; Fairy Bluebirds -- Irenidae; Crows, jays, magpies -- Corvidae; Tits -- Paridae; Nuthatches -- Sittidae; Treecreepers -- Certhiidae; Philippine Creepers -- Rhabdornithidae; Babblers -- Timaliidae; Thrashes -- Turdidae; Warblers -- Sylviidae
  • Flycatchers -- MuscicapidaeFantails -- Rhipiduridae; Monarchs -- Monarchidae; Whistlers, accentors -Pachycephalidae; Wagtails, pipits -- Motacillidae; Wood-swallows -- Artamidae; Shrikes -- Laniidae; Starlings, mynas -- Sturnidae; Sunbirds, spiderhunters -- Nectariniidae; Flowerpeckers -- Dicaeidae; White-eyes -- Zosteropidae; Sparrows -- Passeridae; Weavers -- Ploceidae; Munias -- Estrildidae; Finches -- Fringillidae; Buntings -- Emberizidae; GLOSSARY; BIBLIOGRAPHY; FURTHER INFORMATION; INDEX OF COMMON NAMES; INDEX OF SCIENTIFIC NAMES; Other Ebooks; Backcover
Control code
ocn903974865
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 800383
  • 8CB67E12-BE12-4CD5-ADD6-F14ED15BFB19
Label
A photographic guide to the birds of Malaysia and Singapore : Including Southeast Asia, the Philippines and Borneo, editors, Julia Walkden and Rod Ritchie, (electronic resource/)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Frontcover; Title Page; Copyright; CONTENTS; Acknowledgements; INTRODUCTION; HOW TO USE THIS BOOK; NON-PASSERINES; Grebes -- Podicipedidae; Pelicans -- Pelecanidae; Boobies -- Sulidae; Cormorants -- Phalacrocoracidae; Darters -- Anhingidae; Frigatebirds -- Fregatidae; Herons, egrets, bitterns -- Ardeidae; Storks -- Ciconiidae; Ibises -- Threskiornithidae; Geese, ducks -- Anatidae; Osprey -- Pandionidae; Hawks, eagles, vultures -- Accipitrae; Falcons -- Falconidae; Pheasants -- Phasianidae; Buttonquail -Turnicidae; Cranes -- Gruidae; Rails, crakes -- Rallidae; Finfoots -- Heliornithidae; Jacanas -- jacanidae
  • Paintedsnipe -- RostratulidaeOystercatchers -- Haematopodidae; Lapwings, plovers -- Charadriidae; Curlews, sandpipers, snipe -Scolopacidae; Stilts, avocets -- Recutvirostridae; Phalaropes -- Phalaropidae; Thick-knees -- Burhinidae; Pratincoles -- Glareolidae; Gulls, terns -- Laridae; Pigeons, doves -- Columbidae; Parrots -- Psittacidae; Cuckoos -- Cuculidae; Barn Owls -- Tytonidae; Owls -- Strigidae; Frogmouths -- Batrochostomidae; Nightjars -- Caprimulgidae; Nightjars -- Caprimulgidae; Treeswifts -- Hemiprocnidae; Trogons -- Trogonidae; Kingfishers -- Alcedinidae; Bee-eaters -- Meropidae; Rollers -- Coraciidae
  • Hoopoe -- UpupidaeHornbills -- Bucerotidae; Barbets -- Megalaimidae; Honeyguides -- Indicatoridae; Woodpeckers -- Picidae; PASSERINES; Broadbills -- Eurylaimidae; Pittas -- Pittidae; Larks -- Alaudidae; Swallows -- Hirundinidae; Cuckoo-shrikes, minivets; Ioras, leafbirds -- Chloropseidae; Bulbuls -- Pycnonotidae; Drongos -- Dicruridae; Orioles -- Oriolidae; Fairy Bluebirds -- Irenidae; Crows, jays, magpies -- Corvidae; Tits -- Paridae; Nuthatches -- Sittidae; Treecreepers -- Certhiidae; Philippine Creepers -- Rhabdornithidae; Babblers -- Timaliidae; Thrashes -- Turdidae; Warblers -- Sylviidae
  • Flycatchers -- MuscicapidaeFantails -- Rhipiduridae; Monarchs -- Monarchidae; Whistlers, accentors -Pachycephalidae; Wagtails, pipits -- Motacillidae; Wood-swallows -- Artamidae; Shrikes -- Laniidae; Starlings, mynas -- Sturnidae; Sunbirds, spiderhunters -- Nectariniidae; Flowerpeckers -- Dicaeidae; White-eyes -- Zosteropidae; Sparrows -- Passeridae; Weavers -- Ploceidae; Munias -- Estrildidae; Finches -- Fringillidae; Buntings -- Emberizidae; GLOSSARY; BIBLIOGRAPHY; FURTHER INFORMATION; INDEX OF COMMON NAMES; INDEX OF SCIENTIFIC NAMES; Other Ebooks; Backcover
Control code
ocn903974865
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 800383
  • 8CB67E12-BE12-4CD5-ADD6-F14ED15BFB19

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