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Birds of the Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Adam Scott Kennedy

Label
Birds of the Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Title
Birds of the Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Statement of responsibility
Adam Scott Kennedy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
598.0967827
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL692.T34
LC item number
K46 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
WILDGuides
Label
Birds of the Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Adam Scott Kennedy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 210) and indexes
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Plains -- Marsh and water -- Woodland, scrub & garden -- Acacia scrub -- Village -- Forest -- Up in the air -- Nightbirds -- Lake Victoria specials -- Map of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Conservation Area - NCA -- Birds of The Plains -- The Big Ones: 1 - Ostrich -- The Big Ones: 2 - Secretarybird and Grey Crowned Crane -- Bustards - Kori, Black-bellied and White-bellied Bustards -- Small plover & coursers - Double-banded and Temminck's Coursers and Kittlitz's Plover -- Vanellus plovers - Crowned, Senegal and Black-winged Plovers -- Sandgrouse - Black-faced, Yellow-throated and Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse -- Storks and ground hornbill - White and Abdim's Storks and Southern Ground Hornbill -- At the carcass - Marabou Stork and Ruppell's and White-backed Vultures -- Vultures - White-headed, Hooded and Lappet-faced Vultures -- Vultures in flight - all species for comparison --
  • Contents note continued: Black-and-white eagles and Egyptian Vulture - Martial and Black-chested Snake Eagles and Egyptian Vulture -- Black-and-white eagles - Verreaux's Eagle, Augur Buzzard and Bateleur -- Brown raptors - Black Kite and Tawny and Steppe Eagles -- Raptors in flight - all species for comparison -- Grey raptors - Pallid and Montagu's Harriers and African Harrier Hawk -- Large falcon and grey kite - Lanner Falcon and Black-shouldered Kite -- Small falcons - Grey, Common and Lesser Kestrels -- Rollers - Lilac-breasted and Eurasian Rollers -- Oxpeckers and starling - Red-billed and Yellow-billed Oxpeckers and Wattled Starling -- Little brown jobs or `LBJs' - Pectoral-patch and Zitting Cisticolas and Red-capped and Rufous-naped Larks -- Sparrow lark and chats - Fischer's Sparrow Lark and Sooty and Anteater Chats -- Wheatears - Capped, Northern and Pied Wheatears --
  • Contents note continued: Upright birds of the plains - Yellow-throated and Rosy-breasted Longclaws and Buffy and Grassland Pipits -- Bishop and widowbirds - Yellow Bishop and Yellow-mantled and Jackson's Widowbirds -- Birds of Marsh and Water -- Flamingos - Greater and Lesser Flamingos -- Wetland storks - Woolly-necked, Yellow-billed and African Open-billed Storks -- Stork and ibises - Saddle-billed Stork and Sacred and Hadada Ibises -- Small herons - Hamerkop and Striated and Squacco Herons -- Large, dark herons - Goliath, Grey and Black-headed Herons -- Egrets - Cattle, Little and Great White Egrets -- Fish eagle - African Fish Eagle -- Smaller ducks - Red-billed Teal and White-faced Whistling and Fulvous Whistling Ducks -- Larger wildfowl - Spur-winged and Egyptian Geese and Knob-billed Duck -- Birds of the water's edge - Black-winged Stilt, African Jacana and Black Crake -- Wetland plovers - African Wattled, Blacksmith and Spur-winged Plovers --
  • Contents note continued: Waders: 1 Water Thick-knee and Ruff -- Waders: 2 Common Greenshank, Marsh Sandpiper and Three-banded Plover -- Waders: 3 Wood, Common and Green Sandpipers -- Kingfishers - Giant, Malachite and Pied Kingfishers -- Wagtails and waxbill - Yellow and African Pied Wagtails and Common Waxbill -- Birds of Woodland, Scrub & Garden -- Open woodland raptors - Brown Snake and Long-crested Eagles and Steppe Buzzard -- Bustard, thick-knee and courser - Buff-crested Bustard, Spotted Thick-knee and Heuglin's Courser -- Spurfowl - Red-necked, Grey-breasted and Yellow-necked Spurfowl -- Gamebirds - Helmeted Guineafowl and Coqui and Crested Francolins -- `Collared' doves - Ring-necked, African Mourning and Red-eyed Doves -- Distinctive pigeons and doves - Speckled and African Green Pigeons and Emerald-spotted Wood Dove -- Doves and mousebird - Namaqua and Laughing Doves and Speckled Mousebird --
  • Contents note continued: Parrots and hornbill - Fischer's Lovebird, Meyer's Parrot and African Grey Hornbill -- Large cuckoos and relatives - White-browed Coucal, Red-chested Cuckoo and Bare-faced Go-away-bird -- Three green gems - Klaas's and Diederik Cuckoos and Little Bee-eater -- Bush kingfishers - Striped, Woodland and Grey-headed Kingfishers -- Hoopoes - Green Wood-hoopoe, Common Scimitarbill and Hoopoe -- Barbets - Usambiro and Spot-flanked Barbets and Red-fronted Tinkerbird -- Honeyguides and woodpecker - Greater and Lesser Honeyguides and Bearded Woodpecker -- Woodpeckers - Green-backed, Nubian and Cardinal Woodpeckers -- Large bushshrikes and oriole - Grey-headed Bushshrike, Tropical Boubou and Black-headed Oriole -- Small black-and-white birds - Brown-throated Wattle-eye, Chin-spot Batis and Black-backed Puffback -- Birds of Woodland, Scrub & Garden (continued) -- White-fronted shrikes - Common and Grey-backed Fiscals and Northern White-crowned Shrike --
  • Contents note continued: Black birds of woodland edge - Common Drongo, Slate-coloured Boubou and Northern Black Flycatcher -- Tchagras and bulbul - Brown-crowned and Black-crowned Tchagras, Common Bulbul -- Thrushes, scrub robin and babbler - Spotted Morning and Olive Thrushes, White-browed Scrub Robin and Arrow-marked Babbler -- Attractive flycatchers of woods and gardens - White-eyed Slaty and African Paradise Flycatcher -- Little brown jobs or `LBJs' - Rattling Cisticola, Red-faced Crombec and Tawny-flanked Prinia -- Green warblers - Yellow-breasted Apalis, Grey-backed Camaroptera and Grey-capped Warbler -- Sunbirds: 1 - Scarlet-chested, Collared and Variable Sunbirds -- Sunbirds: 2 - Marico, Beautiful and Bronze Sunbirds -- Colourful birds of bush and garden - White-browed Robin Chat and Ruppell's and Greater Blue-eared Starlings -- Brightly coloured starlings - Superb, Hildebrandt's and Violet-backed Starlings -- Yellow weavers - Spectacled, Baglafecht and Village Weavers --
  • Contents note continued: Waxbills - Purple Grenadier, Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu and Bronze Mannikin -- Striking small birds of open bush - Pin-tailed Whydah, Golden-breasted Bunting and Yellow-fronted Canary -- Birds of Acacia Scrub -- Acacia barbets and go-away-bird - Red-and-yellow and Red-fronted Barbets and White-bellied Go-away-bird -- Medium-sized birds of acacia scrub - Blue-naped Mousebird, Abyssinian Scimitarbill and Von der Decken's Hornbill -- Shrikes - Brubru, Taita Fiscal and Magpie Shrike -- Small birds of acacia scrub - Silverbird, African Grey Flycatcher, White-bellied Canary and Foxy Lark -- Acacia weavers: 1 Grey-capped Social, Speckle-fronted and Vitelline Masked Weavers -- Acacia weavers: 2 Red-billed Buffalo, White-headed Buffalo and Rufous-tailed Weavers -- Village Birds -- Village sparrows - Swahili, Kenya Rufous and House Sparrows -- Common village birds - Red-billed Firefinch, Village Indigobird and Pied Crow -- Forest and Crater Highlands Birds --
  • Contents note continued: Large forest birds - White-necked Raven, Schalow's Turaco and Crowned Hornbill -- Small birds of forest edge and open areas - Cinnamon-chested Bee-eater, Streaky Seedeater and African Stonechat -- Birds of The Air -- Black swallows and dark martins - Black and White-headed Saw-wings and Plain and Banded Martins -- Swallows with red rumps - Mosque, Red-rumped, Rufous-chested and Lesser Striped Swallows -- Swallows with dark rumps - Wire-tailed, Angola and Barn Swallows -- Swifts - Little, White-rumped, African Palm, Nyanza and Common Swifts -- Bee-eaters - Eurasian, Blue-cheeked and White-throated Bee-eaters -- Night Birds -- Owls - Pearl-spotted Owlet, Verreaux's Eagle Owl and African Scops Owl -- Barn Owl and nightjars - Barn Owl and Square-tailed / Gabon and Slender-tailed Nightjars -- Lake Victoria Specials -- Birds of the lakeside - Blue-headed Coucal, Swamp Flycatcher and Black-headed Gonolek --
  • Contents note continued: Sunbird and weavers - Red-chested Sunbird and Grosbeak and Slender-billed Weavers -- Lakeside weavers - Northern Brown-throated, Golden-backed and Yellow-backed Weavers -- Terns and gull - Whiskered and White-winged Black Terns and Grey-headed Gull -- Cormorants and small plovers - Reed and Great Cormorants and White-fronted and Common Ringed Plovers
Control code
ocn861542581
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Paperback.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780691159102
Lccn
2013950254
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)861542581
Label
Birds of the Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Adam Scott Kennedy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 210) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Plains -- Marsh and water -- Woodland, scrub & garden -- Acacia scrub -- Village -- Forest -- Up in the air -- Nightbirds -- Lake Victoria specials -- Map of the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Conservation Area - NCA -- Birds of The Plains -- The Big Ones: 1 - Ostrich -- The Big Ones: 2 - Secretarybird and Grey Crowned Crane -- Bustards - Kori, Black-bellied and White-bellied Bustards -- Small plover & coursers - Double-banded and Temminck's Coursers and Kittlitz's Plover -- Vanellus plovers - Crowned, Senegal and Black-winged Plovers -- Sandgrouse - Black-faced, Yellow-throated and Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse -- Storks and ground hornbill - White and Abdim's Storks and Southern Ground Hornbill -- At the carcass - Marabou Stork and Ruppell's and White-backed Vultures -- Vultures - White-headed, Hooded and Lappet-faced Vultures -- Vultures in flight - all species for comparison --
  • Contents note continued: Black-and-white eagles and Egyptian Vulture - Martial and Black-chested Snake Eagles and Egyptian Vulture -- Black-and-white eagles - Verreaux's Eagle, Augur Buzzard and Bateleur -- Brown raptors - Black Kite and Tawny and Steppe Eagles -- Raptors in flight - all species for comparison -- Grey raptors - Pallid and Montagu's Harriers and African Harrier Hawk -- Large falcon and grey kite - Lanner Falcon and Black-shouldered Kite -- Small falcons - Grey, Common and Lesser Kestrels -- Rollers - Lilac-breasted and Eurasian Rollers -- Oxpeckers and starling - Red-billed and Yellow-billed Oxpeckers and Wattled Starling -- Little brown jobs or `LBJs' - Pectoral-patch and Zitting Cisticolas and Red-capped and Rufous-naped Larks -- Sparrow lark and chats - Fischer's Sparrow Lark and Sooty and Anteater Chats -- Wheatears - Capped, Northern and Pied Wheatears --
  • Contents note continued: Upright birds of the plains - Yellow-throated and Rosy-breasted Longclaws and Buffy and Grassland Pipits -- Bishop and widowbirds - Yellow Bishop and Yellow-mantled and Jackson's Widowbirds -- Birds of Marsh and Water -- Flamingos - Greater and Lesser Flamingos -- Wetland storks - Woolly-necked, Yellow-billed and African Open-billed Storks -- Stork and ibises - Saddle-billed Stork and Sacred and Hadada Ibises -- Small herons - Hamerkop and Striated and Squacco Herons -- Large, dark herons - Goliath, Grey and Black-headed Herons -- Egrets - Cattle, Little and Great White Egrets -- Fish eagle - African Fish Eagle -- Smaller ducks - Red-billed Teal and White-faced Whistling and Fulvous Whistling Ducks -- Larger wildfowl - Spur-winged and Egyptian Geese and Knob-billed Duck -- Birds of the water's edge - Black-winged Stilt, African Jacana and Black Crake -- Wetland plovers - African Wattled, Blacksmith and Spur-winged Plovers --
  • Contents note continued: Waders: 1 Water Thick-knee and Ruff -- Waders: 2 Common Greenshank, Marsh Sandpiper and Three-banded Plover -- Waders: 3 Wood, Common and Green Sandpipers -- Kingfishers - Giant, Malachite and Pied Kingfishers -- Wagtails and waxbill - Yellow and African Pied Wagtails and Common Waxbill -- Birds of Woodland, Scrub & Garden -- Open woodland raptors - Brown Snake and Long-crested Eagles and Steppe Buzzard -- Bustard, thick-knee and courser - Buff-crested Bustard, Spotted Thick-knee and Heuglin's Courser -- Spurfowl - Red-necked, Grey-breasted and Yellow-necked Spurfowl -- Gamebirds - Helmeted Guineafowl and Coqui and Crested Francolins -- `Collared' doves - Ring-necked, African Mourning and Red-eyed Doves -- Distinctive pigeons and doves - Speckled and African Green Pigeons and Emerald-spotted Wood Dove -- Doves and mousebird - Namaqua and Laughing Doves and Speckled Mousebird --
  • Contents note continued: Parrots and hornbill - Fischer's Lovebird, Meyer's Parrot and African Grey Hornbill -- Large cuckoos and relatives - White-browed Coucal, Red-chested Cuckoo and Bare-faced Go-away-bird -- Three green gems - Klaas's and Diederik Cuckoos and Little Bee-eater -- Bush kingfishers - Striped, Woodland and Grey-headed Kingfishers -- Hoopoes - Green Wood-hoopoe, Common Scimitarbill and Hoopoe -- Barbets - Usambiro and Spot-flanked Barbets and Red-fronted Tinkerbird -- Honeyguides and woodpecker - Greater and Lesser Honeyguides and Bearded Woodpecker -- Woodpeckers - Green-backed, Nubian and Cardinal Woodpeckers -- Large bushshrikes and oriole - Grey-headed Bushshrike, Tropical Boubou and Black-headed Oriole -- Small black-and-white birds - Brown-throated Wattle-eye, Chin-spot Batis and Black-backed Puffback -- Birds of Woodland, Scrub & Garden (continued) -- White-fronted shrikes - Common and Grey-backed Fiscals and Northern White-crowned Shrike --
  • Contents note continued: Black birds of woodland edge - Common Drongo, Slate-coloured Boubou and Northern Black Flycatcher -- Tchagras and bulbul - Brown-crowned and Black-crowned Tchagras, Common Bulbul -- Thrushes, scrub robin and babbler - Spotted Morning and Olive Thrushes, White-browed Scrub Robin and Arrow-marked Babbler -- Attractive flycatchers of woods and gardens - White-eyed Slaty and African Paradise Flycatcher -- Little brown jobs or `LBJs' - Rattling Cisticola, Red-faced Crombec and Tawny-flanked Prinia -- Green warblers - Yellow-breasted Apalis, Grey-backed Camaroptera and Grey-capped Warbler -- Sunbirds: 1 - Scarlet-chested, Collared and Variable Sunbirds -- Sunbirds: 2 - Marico, Beautiful and Bronze Sunbirds -- Colourful birds of bush and garden - White-browed Robin Chat and Ruppell's and Greater Blue-eared Starlings -- Brightly coloured starlings - Superb, Hildebrandt's and Violet-backed Starlings -- Yellow weavers - Spectacled, Baglafecht and Village Weavers --
  • Contents note continued: Waxbills - Purple Grenadier, Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu and Bronze Mannikin -- Striking small birds of open bush - Pin-tailed Whydah, Golden-breasted Bunting and Yellow-fronted Canary -- Birds of Acacia Scrub -- Acacia barbets and go-away-bird - Red-and-yellow and Red-fronted Barbets and White-bellied Go-away-bird -- Medium-sized birds of acacia scrub - Blue-naped Mousebird, Abyssinian Scimitarbill and Von der Decken's Hornbill -- Shrikes - Brubru, Taita Fiscal and Magpie Shrike -- Small birds of acacia scrub - Silverbird, African Grey Flycatcher, White-bellied Canary and Foxy Lark -- Acacia weavers: 1 Grey-capped Social, Speckle-fronted and Vitelline Masked Weavers -- Acacia weavers: 2 Red-billed Buffalo, White-headed Buffalo and Rufous-tailed Weavers -- Village Birds -- Village sparrows - Swahili, Kenya Rufous and House Sparrows -- Common village birds - Red-billed Firefinch, Village Indigobird and Pied Crow -- Forest and Crater Highlands Birds --
  • Contents note continued: Large forest birds - White-necked Raven, Schalow's Turaco and Crowned Hornbill -- Small birds of forest edge and open areas - Cinnamon-chested Bee-eater, Streaky Seedeater and African Stonechat -- Birds of The Air -- Black swallows and dark martins - Black and White-headed Saw-wings and Plain and Banded Martins -- Swallows with red rumps - Mosque, Red-rumped, Rufous-chested and Lesser Striped Swallows -- Swallows with dark rumps - Wire-tailed, Angola and Barn Swallows -- Swifts - Little, White-rumped, African Palm, Nyanza and Common Swifts -- Bee-eaters - Eurasian, Blue-cheeked and White-throated Bee-eaters -- Night Birds -- Owls - Pearl-spotted Owlet, Verreaux's Eagle Owl and African Scops Owl -- Barn Owl and nightjars - Barn Owl and Square-tailed / Gabon and Slender-tailed Nightjars -- Lake Victoria Specials -- Birds of the lakeside - Blue-headed Coucal, Swamp Flycatcher and Black-headed Gonolek --
  • Contents note continued: Sunbird and weavers - Red-chested Sunbird and Grosbeak and Slender-billed Weavers -- Lakeside weavers - Northern Brown-throated, Golden-backed and Yellow-backed Weavers -- Terns and gull - Whiskered and White-winged Black Terns and Grey-headed Gull -- Cormorants and small plovers - Reed and Great Cormorants and White-fronted and Common Ringed Plovers
Control code
ocn861542581
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Paperback.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780691159102
Lccn
2013950254
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)861542581

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