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A Field Guide to the Birds of Mexico and Adjacent Areas: Belize, Guatemala, and El Salvador, Third Edition

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This conveniently priced guide will find a niche among both tourists and locals. The illustrations are excellent and provide immediate and easy access to bird identification. For the average birder who wants to identify a good number of species, this book is a useful and convenient way to go. — Robin W. Doughty, author of The Return of the Whooping Crane

More than a thousand species of birds occur in Mexico and in the adjacent countries of Belize, Guatemala, and El Salvador. Of these birds, a unique mixture of temperate-zone and tropical species, less than half are found in the United States, and many cross the border only a short distance into the southwestern states.

This practical field guide contains detailed annotations for easy identification of all of Mexico's regular species. The descriptions include the English, Spanish, and Latin names; a general range statement for each bird, along with its specific occurrences in the region; its typical habitat(s) and abundance; and its physical characteristics, including size and plumage. Excellent color plates with drawings of over 850 species make this the most fully illustrated guide to the region.

Published by the author in 1972 and 1989, this convenient take-along guide is now totally revised, updated, and re-designed to provide handy assistance and enjoyment to professional ornithologists and amateur birders alike.

Book News Annotation:

Includes detailed annotations of all of Mexico's regular resident and migrant species. Each description includes the English, Spanish, and Latin names; a general range statement; typical habitats and abundance; and physical characteristics, including size and plumage. In addition, full color plates of some 850 birds are included.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Includes detailed annotations of all of Mexico's regular resident and migrant species. Each description includes the English, Spanish, and Latin names; a general range statement; typical habitats and abundance; and physical characteristics, including size and plumage. In addition, full color plates

Synopsis:

Published by the author in 1972 and 1989, this convenient take-along guide is now totally revised, updated, and re-designed to provide handy assistance and enjoyment to professional ornithologists and amateur birders alike.

Synopsis:

Detailed descriptions--with names in English, Spanish, and Latin--of all of Mexico's regular species of birds, culled from the more than 1,000 species that occur there and elsewhere in the region, are provided in this comprehensive field guide. 48 color photos. 3 line drawings. 2 maps.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-193) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780292720916
Author:
Butler, Edward Murrell
Author:
Butler, Edward Murrell
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Location:
Austin :
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching - Guides
Subject:
Birds
Subject:
Central America
Subject:
Identification
Subject:
Birds -- Central America -- Identification.
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching - General
Subject:
Nature Studies-Bird Guides
Subject:
Nature Studies-Birds
Edition Number:
3
Series Volume:
97-8
Publication Date:
19980131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
285
Dimensions:
8.32x5.82x.81 in. 1.11 lbs.

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A Field Guide to the Birds of Mexico and Adjacent Areas: Belize, Guatemala, and El Salvador, Third Edition New Trade Paper
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Product details 285 pages University of Texas Press - English 9780292720916 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Includes detailed annotations of all of Mexico's regular resident and migrant species. Each description includes the English, Spanish, and Latin names; a general range statement; typical habitats and abundance; and physical characteristics, including size and plumage. In addition, full color plates
"Synopsis" by , Published by the author in 1972 and 1989, this convenient take-along guide is now totally revised, updated, and re-designed to provide handy assistance and enjoyment to professional ornithologists and amateur birders alike.
"Synopsis" by , Detailed descriptions--with names in English, Spanish, and Latin--of all of Mexico's regular species of birds, culled from the more than 1,000 species that occur there and elsewhere in the region, are provided in this comprehensive field guide. 48 color photos. 3 line drawings. 2 maps.
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