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Title National Geographic field guide to the birds of North America / [edited by] Jon L. Dunn & Jonathan Alderfer ; with maps by Paul Lehman.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2017]

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    598.097 NAT 2017    DUE 11-14-18
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Edition Seventh edition.
Description 591 pages : color illustration, color maps ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
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volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Summary Presents a guidebook which provides identification tips, information on behavior and nesting, locator and range maps, and plumage and species classification data on over one thousand species of birds found in North America.
Contents Introduction -- Ducks, Geese, and Swans -- New World Quail -- Curassows and Guans -- Partridges, Grouse, Turkeys, and Old World Quail -- Grebes -- Flamingos -- Pigeons and Doves -- Cuckoos, Roadrunners, and Anis -- Goatsuckers -- Swifts -- Hummingbirds -- Limpkin -- Rails, Gallinules, and Coots -- Cranes -- Stilts and Avocets -- Oystercatchers -- Lapwings and Plovers -- Jacanas -- Sandpipers -- Skuas and Jaegers -- Auks, Murres, and Puffins -- Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers -- Tropicbirds -- Loons -- Albatrosses -- Shearwaters and Petrels -- Storm-Petrels -- Storks -- Frigatebirds -- Boobies and Gannets -- Cormorants -- Darters -- Pelicans -- Herons, Bitterns, and Allies -- Ibises and Spoonbills -- New World Vultures -- Osprey -- Hawks, Kites, Eagles, and Allies -- Barn Owls and Typical Owls -- Trogons -- Kingfishers -- Woodpeckers and Allies -- Caracaras and Falcons -- Old World Parrots -- African and New World Parrots -- Tyrant Flycatchers -- Becards, Tityras, and Allies -- Shrikes -- Vireos -- Crows and Jays -- Larks -- Swallows -- Chickadees and Titmice -- Penduline Tits and Verdins -- Long-tailed Tits and Bushtits -- Nuthatches -- Creepers -- Wrens -- Gnatcatchers and Gnatwrens -- Dippers -- Kinglets -- Sylviid Warblers -- Leaf Warblers -- Grasshopper-Warblers -- Old World Flycatchers and Chats -- Thrushes -- Mockingbirds and Thrashers -- Bulbuls -- Starlings -- Waxwings -- Silky-flycatchers -- Olive Warbler -- Accentors -- Indigobirds and Whydahs -- Weavers -- Estrildid Finches -- Old World Sparrows -- Wagtails and Pipits -- Fringilline and Cardueline Finches and Allies -- Longspurs and Snow Buntings -- Wood-Warblers -- Western Spindalis (Incertae sedis) -- Tanagers -- Emberizids -- Cardinals and Allies -- Blackbirds -- Accidentals and Extinct Species -- Subspecies Maps -- Appendix: AOS (NACC) and ABA Checklist Differences : Greenland and Bermuda.
Subject Birds -- North America -- Identification.
Genre/Form Reference works.
Field guides.
Added Author Dunn, Jon L. (Jon Lloyd), 1954- editor.
Alderfer, Jonathan K., editor.
National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Added Title Field guide to the birds of North America
Birds of North America
ISBN 9781426218354 (paperback)
1426218354

 
    
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