By Steve Madge,Hilary Burn
The 30 exceptional color plates through Hilary Burn during this publication depict all of them; each one plate is observed via an informative caption web page summarising the standards required to spot the species, along color global distribution maps. a few of these birds, bearing such evocative names because the Banggai Crow, Mesopotamian Crow and Flores Crow, have by no means been illustrated before.
The authoritative textual content by means of Steve Madge treats each one species extensive, summarising id strategies and concisely reviewing all points of corvid behaviour, distribution, inhabitants and taxonomy. the writer has had first-hand adventure of many of the species in the course of his travels during the international, travels within which he progressively turned fascinated about this very designated, yet a bit overlooked, staff of birds.
Crows and Jays is a mix of scientifically exact details and an id consultant, deliberate to provide a person, no matter if a birdwatcher or biologist, a better knowing of the lives of those appealing, but very complicated, staff of birds. it is going to definitely be a customary paintings of reference for a few years to come.
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Crows and Jays (Helm Identification Guides) by Steve Madge,Hilary Burn