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Hand Guide to the Birds of New Zealand

Fully revised and updated





Hand Guide to the Birds of New Zealand

Fully revised and updated


Author: Hugh Robertson; Barrie Heather

Illustrator: Derek Onley

Published: 2015-04-22


Publisher's Description:

The Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand is the modern classic of the genre – the tried and trusted reference for lovers of New Zealand birds.

Comprehensive, reliable and easy to use, this fourth revised edition features:
  • 374 species, including 35 new additions – the book's biggest revision since first publication
  • 85 stunning colour paintings of New Zealand birds, including rare and recently extinct species
  • an introduction to key bird-watching sites
  • distribution maps and an in-depth guide to field identification
  • an additional handbook section that includes information on the distribution, habitat, population, conservation, breeding, behaviour and feeding habits of each species
The only field guide to New Zealand birds officially endorsed by the Ornithological Society of New Zealand, this is the most authoritative reference available – a wonderful celebration of our extraordinary and diverse birdlife.

Notes:

The first edition was published in 1999: https://www.penguin....rds-new-zealand

Content

  • Language: English
  • Biogeographical Realm: Australasian
  • Countries Covered: New Zealand
  • Families Covered:

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  • Imprint: Penguin
  • Publisher: Penguin NZ
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  • Country: New Zealand

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  • Date Published: 21 Apr 2015
  • ISBN-10: 0143570927
  • ISBN-13: 9780143570929

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  • Date Published: 25 Aug 2015
  • ISBN-10: 0143570935
  • ISBN-13: 9780143570936






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