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Published: 27 January 2011

226 Pages | 49 colour plates


ISBN: 9780199585670

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A Field Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka

Second Edition

John Harrison
Illustrated by Tim Worfolk

  • A new edition of a truly comprehensive, up-to-date, modern guide to Sri Lanka's abundant avifauna
  • Contains 49 stunning colour plates by Tim Worfolk
  • All species on the official Sri Lankan list are described in the text
  • Plumage variations according to age, sex, season, and race are depicted. Birds are shown both perched and in flight where relevant to their identification

New to this Edition:

  • Includes the latest information on the habits and distribution of the region's bird species
  • New and revised colour plates reflect recent changes to the classification of some species, the identification of a completely new species (the Serendib Scops Owl), and the growing number of species on the official list

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