Download Collins Field Guide Birds of India Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, by Norman Arlott PDF

By Norman Arlott

This accomplished new box consultant is a wonderful addition to the world-renowned sequence - the last word reference ebook for traveling birdwatchers. each species of chook you may come across in Pakistan, India, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, the Andaman Islands, the Nicobar Islands and the Maldives is featured, except non-established introductions. appealing art depicts their breeding plumage, and non-breeding plumage while it differs considerably. The accompanying textual content concentrates at the particular features and visual appeal of every species that let id within the box, together with voice and distribution maps.

Show description

Read Online or Download Collins Field Guide Birds of India Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka PDF

Best nature books

Birds of Prey of the World

A Golden consultant ® FROM ST. MARTIN'S PRESS
Enjoy and Learn!
Expert Knowledge!
Easy-to-Read!

Some of the main outstanding and awe-inspiring predators on the earth, the raptors, or birds of prey have captivated us for hundreds of years. This Golden consultant from St. Martin's Press deals a desirable examine those extraordinary birds.

* Covers all raptors, together with hawks, eagles, vultures, falcons, and owls
* searching options, migration, habitats, and more
* Wings, eyesight, and different remarkable adaptations

Includes easy-to-understand and concise textual content, besides beautiful full-color illustrations of the global species of raptors.

The Triumph of Seeds: How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, and Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History

We are living in a global of seeds. From our morning toast to the cotton in our outfits, they're fairly actually the stuff and employees of lifestyles, helping diets, economies, and civilizations worldwide. simply because the look for nutmeg and the standard peppercorn drove the Age of Discovery, so did espresso beans aid gasoline the Enlightenment, and cottonseed aid spark the commercial Revolution.

Yorkshire Dales (Collins New Naturalist Library, Volume 130)

A definitive ordinary background of the Yorkshire Dales, overlaying the variety of flora and fauna habitats, wealthy cultural background and ecological background of 1 of our best-loved nationwide Parks. The Yorkshire Dales nationwide Park is a different position: its remarkable surroundings and the range of habitats could be unrivalled in the other nationwide Park in Britain.

Extra info for Collins Field Guide Birds of India Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka

Example text

G reater” Snow Goose is marginally larger and thicker-necked than “Lesser,” but this difference is not consistent enough to allow subspecific identifi­ cation in flight. “Greater” Snow Goose rarely p ro ­ duces “Blue” Geese, so “Blue” Geese on the Atlantic Coast are likely the nom inate race, caerulescens. SUBSPECIES: The edges of the upper and lower mandibles curve away from each other creating an opening called a “grinning patch” on the sides of the bill, which can be seen up to m oderate range.

C A C K L I N G G E E S E ( T O P R, B O T T O M L, A N D T O P C) W I T H C A N A D A G E E S E ( B O T T O M C A N D C ) A M B I G U O U S B I R D ( T O P L). MANITOBA, MAY. TOM JOHNSON. • C ac klin g G oose h a s a sh o rte r neck, s h o rte r bill, and m ore rounded head than C anada Goose. • Size s o m e tim e s provides an im m ediate way to separate these two species, but so m e Can ad as, su c h a s those breeding around H u d so n Bay, can be quite sm all, so subtle asp e c ts of structure m u st be em ployed to sep arate them from C ackling.

T W O A DU L TS. S W E D E N , APR. KEN B E H R E N S. • Note how the feet fall w ell sh o rt of the tip of the tail, w hich is lo n ge r and m ore w e d g e -sh a p e d than those of native sw an s. 32 MUTE SWAN TWO A DU L TS A ND THREE FIRST-CYCLE W H IT E - M O R P H B I R D S W ITH R IN G -N E C KE D DUCK, RUDDY DUCK, A M E R I C A N WIGEON, A ND GADWALL. N E W J E R S E Y , S E PT . C A M E R O N COX. • S m a ll g ro u p s of M ute S w a n s often m ake sh o rt fligh ts between sh a llo w w etlands.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.95 of 5 – based on 11 votes