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Birds of New Zealand, Hawaii, Central and West Pacific

Birds of New Zealand, Hawaii, Central and West Pacific

Author: Ber van Perlo

Published: 2011-03-31

Publisher's Description:

The essential guide to identifying every species of bird you may see in this area, for both tourists and wildlife enthusiasts.
Featuring over 750 species, Birds of New Zealand, Hawaii, Central and West Pacific is the only field guide to illustrate and describe every species of bird you may see in the area, from Australia, New Zealand and New Guinea to Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia.
  • Text gives information on key identification features, habitat, and songs and calls
  • All plumages for each species are illustrated, including those of males, females and juveniles
The stunning 95 colour plates appear opposite their relevant text for quick and easy reference. Distribution maps are included, showing where each species can be found and how common it is, to further aid identification. This comprehensive and highly portable guide is a must for all birdwatchers visiting the region.


Size: 127x192mm


  • Language: English
  • Biogeographical Realm: Australasian, Oceanic
  • Countries Covered: American Samoa, Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Indonesia, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Federated States of, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tuvalu, United States, United States Minor Outlying Islands, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna
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  • Date Published: 31 Mar 2011
  • ISBN-10: 0007287380
  • ISBN-13: 9780007287383

E-Book Version

  • Date Published: 31 Mar 2011
  • ISBN-13: 9780007413362


Chris Merkord
Jun 23 2014 11:41 AM

The list of countries covered needs to be checked against the maps/text in the books.