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Published: 29 October 2009

480 Pages | numerous colour plates, maps and illustrations


ISBN: 9780195301557

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A Field Guide to the Birds of Brazil

Ber van Perlo

  • First comprehensive field guide to the birds of Brazil
  • Illustrates and describes every bird species and many subspecies found in Brazil
  • Information on features, habitat, voice, distribution
  • 187 full-color plates
  • Color range maps for all listed species
  • Special attention to the 218 endemics of Brazil
  • Portuguese and English names given for the most frequently used terms
  • This book is the first comprehensive field guide to the birds of Brazil, featuring 187 beautifully drawn full-color plates with 1820 species accounts, including a distribution map for each species
  • contains information on bird features, habitat, calls, and species distribution, and pays special attention to the species endemic to Brazil
  • Species names are given in both English and Portuguese, and frequently used terms are translated in an appendix.

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