Short, Lester L. and Jennifer F. M. Horne.

This title is not held in stock but we are happy to supply on special order. Please contact us. A volume from the Bird families of the world series. Covers the life, history, relationships, biology, and conservation of 34 species of toucans, 84 barbets and 17 honeyguides. The book is divided into two sections: the first is a biological overview of the groups covering the key aspects of their behaviours and ecology. The second section is devoted to individual species accounts and gives plumage descriptions, field characters including voice, distribution, habits and life cycle.

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Oxford University Press, Small quarto, dustwrapper, 36 colour plates by Albert Earl Gilbert, maps, photographs.

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Weight 1630 g