Treesucon, Uthai, Wich`yanan Limparungpatthanakij

Thailand is justifiably the most popular country for birdwatching in South-East Asia. From dramatic hornbills and colourful but skulking pheasants and pittas to one of the rarest birds in the world, Spoon-billed Sandpiper, the country boasts year-round interest. This new field guide will help you identify all 1049 species to have been recorded in the country to date, including the 20 species endemic or near-endemic to Thailand.
Taxonomy follows the HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World
Detailed texts covering status, habitat and behaviour, age, sex and geographical variation, voice, and confusion species.
Almost 2200 illustrations covering all species and distinctive subspecies, birds in flight, males and females, juveniles and non-breeding plumages, where appropriate.
More than 1025 full-colour range maps for all species other than vagrants.

Well-marked subspecies groups receive full accounts, and the distributions of subspecies breeding in the region are clearly mapped.
Local species name and local conservation status included.

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Lynx Edicions, July 2018.    452 pages, flexibound, ~2200 colour illustrations, 1025+ colour distribution maps