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Raptors of the World: A Field Guide. Helm Field Guides, 2005


This new field guide uses all of the plates from Raptors: birds of prey of the world , with a concise, revised text on facing pages, to create a conveniently-sized, lightweight field reference covering all 320 raptor species. The book also has an updated colour distribution map for each species. Much of the extensive introductory material has been retained in this guide, with the addition of a complete species list containing all subspecies and brief details of their ranges.

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This field guide covers all of the world’s kites, vultures, harriers, hawks, buzzards, eagles, and falcons.

Based on essential sections of the widely acclaimed handbook Raptors of the World by the same authors, but with updated text, maps, and plates, it shows every species in a selection of different plumages, with concise facing texts and distribution maps.

It provides an easy-to-use and portable reference to one of the world’s largest, most popular, and most challenging avian groups.

    • A unique identification guide to all the world’s raptors
    • 118 color plates show 338 species in flight and perched
    • Facing text summarizes size, confusion species, habitat, and behavioral and plumage differences
    • Color distribution maps included for every species
  • Ideal for use in the field, anywhere in the world
  • Editorial ‏ : ‎ Princeton University Press (26 Febrero 2006)
  • Idioma ‏ : ‎ Inglés
  • Tapa blanda ‏ : ‎ 320 páginas
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0691126844
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0691126845
  • Peso del Artículo ‏ : ‎ 1.54 pounds
  • UNSPSC-Code ‏ : ‎ 55101500
  • Dimensiones ‏ : ‎ 6 x 0.75 x 9 pulgadas