Finding Australian Birds

Author: Rohan Clarke
ISBN: 1486300847
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This book covers over 400 Australian bird watching sites conveniently grouped into the best birding areas, from one end of the country to the other.

The Complete Guide To Finding The Birds Of Australia

Author: Richard Thomas
ISBN: 0643102264
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First published in 1994, The Complete Guide to Finding the Birds of Australia was the first ever book of its type in Australia – a complete guide to locating every resident bird species in Australia, plus supplementary information on ...

The Australian Bird Guide

Author: Peter Menkhorst
ISBN: 9780643097544
Size: 53.95 MB
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The Australian Bird Guide sets a new standard in field guides, providing an indispensable reference for all birders and naturalists looking to explore Australia's magnificent and unique birdlife.

Famous Australian Birds

Author: Gisela Kaplan
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
ISBN: 9781865088358
Size: 43.56 MB
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All of them are tremendously interesting birds, and several of them have become
Australian icons. Companies use them as trademarks. The emu is part of the
national coat of arms, and the kookaburra, magpie, lyrebird and eagle feature on
state emblems. Sporting clubs are named after them too. You will find out how
these birds get a partner, how they look after their children, and what they like to
eat. Also included are some stories of individual birds that I have known and
cared for, ...

Finding Birds In Australia S Northern Territory

Author: D Donato
ISBN: 0643102558
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BIRD. NAMES. Alexandra's Parrot (see Princess Parrot) Australian Dotterel (see
Inland Dotterel) Australian Goshawk (see Brown Goshawk) Australian Kestrel (
see Nankeen Kestrel) Australian Reed-Warbler (see Clamorous Reed-Warbler)
Banded Plover (see Banded Lapwing) Beach Thick-knee (see Beach Stone-
curlew) Black Duck (see Pacific Black Duck) Black Cormorant (see Great
Cormorant) Blue-winged Shoveler (see Australasian Shoveler) Boobook (see
Southern ...

Systematics And Taxonomy Of Australian Birds

Author: Les Christidis
ISBN: 0643099646
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references therein) to be itself treated at specific level as Eurystomus azureus (
Azure Roller). This does not affect the name of Australian birds. There are no
changes from Christidis and Boles (1994). Eurystomus orientalis Dollarbird
ORDER PASSERIFORMES Higher-level categories Striking modifications to
traditional passerine systematics began with the egg-white-protein
electrophoresis of Sibley (1970, 1976), and were further developed with DNA–
DNA hybridisation work (Sibley ...

Ecophysiology Of Desert Birds

Author: Gordon L. Maclean
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783540592693
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7.3.3 The Inland Dotterel Peltohyas australis The Inland (or Australian) Dotterel (
Fig. 3.1) has an eclipse plumage (Fig. 7.3) and therefore appears to have a set
breeding season, which is unusual in birds of arid inland Australia (Maclean
1976b). ... Information about the timing of reproduction in this species is
inconsistent (Maclean 1973a), but seems to point to nesting mainly between April
and October, in line with the finding that the birds had completed breeding by
September ...

The Australian Bird Watcher

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This is graphically demonstrated by the fact that birds of various and diverse
avian families have been observed to adopt such postures in proximity to fire or
other heat-producing stimuli. One such case observed and photographed by CF
involved an Australian Brush-turkey Alectura lathami (family Megapodiidae)
suddenly adopting a sunning posture, at finding itself standing in the heat-
radiating ashes of a just self-extinguished fire (see Plate 66). An important
distinction has been ...

Stray Feathers

Author: Leo Joseph
ISBN: 0643103457
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The book is superbly illustrated with black and white drawings of a range of birds, making it a worthy addition to the bookshelves of bird lovers everywhere.

Finding Birds Around The World

Author: Peter Alden
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
Size: 41.72 MB
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South Pacific Birds. Greenville, Del.: Del. Mus. Nat. Hist. Falla, R. A., R. B. Sibson,
and E. G. Turbott. 1979. The New Guide to the Birds of New Zealand. Auckland:
Collins. Frith, H. J., ed. 1979. Complete Book of Australian Birds. Sydney:
Reader's Digest. Gill, H. B. 1970. "Birds of Innisfail and hinterland." Emu 70: 105-
n6. Gillham, Mary. 1966. A Naturalist in New Zealand. London: Museum Press.
Harper, Peter C, and F. C. Kinsky. 1978. Southern Albatrosses and Petrels: An
Identification ...