Payne, Robert B

Part of the Bird families of the world series. The author presents a new evolutionary history of the cuckoo family based on molecular genetics. There is much original material including previously unpublished field observations and song comparisons identifying new species. The book is divided into two parts: part one has eleven chapters devoted to cuckoo biology, part two covers all cuckoo species and their life histories.

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Oxford University Press, June 2005.   618 pages, hardcover, 20 colour plates, tabs, maps

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Weight 1880 g