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The field guide to the birds of New Zealand

Author: B D Heather; Hugh A Robertson; Derek J Onley
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Viking, 1996.
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The Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand aims to help the user to identify wild birds seen anywhere in the New Zealand region.


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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Heather, B.D. (Barrie D.).
Field guide to the birds of New Zealand.
Auckland ; New York : Viking, 1996
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: B D Heather; Hugh A Robertson; Derek J Onley
ISBN: 0670869112 9780670869114
OCLC Number: 39854431
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 432 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Kiwi --
Grebes --
Albatrosses --
Shearwaters, fulmars, prions and petrels --
Storm petrels --
Penguins --
Tropicbirds --
Pelicans --
Gannets and boobies --
Shags --
Darters --
Frigatebirds --
Herons, egrets and bitterns --
Ibises and spoonbills --
Waterfowl --
Raptors --
Gamebirds --
Rails, gallinules and coots --
Cranes --
Painted snipe --
Oystercatchers --
Stilts and avocets --
Pratincoles and coursers --
Snipe, sandpipers, godwits and curlews --
Phalaropes --
Skuas --
Gulls, terns and noddies --
Pigeons and doves --
Cockatoos and parrots --
Cuckoos --
Typical owls --
Barn owls --
Swifts --
Kingfishers --
Rollers --
New Zealand wrens --
Larks --
Swallows and martins --
Pipits --
Cuckoo-shrikes and trillers --
Bulbuls --
Accentors --
Thrushes --
Old World warblers --
Whistlers and allies --
Australasian warblers --
Monarch flycatchers --
Australasian robins --
White-eyes --
Honey-eaters --
Buntings, cardinals and tanagers --
Finches --
Sparrows and weavers --
Starlings and mynas --
Wattlebirds --
Woodswallows --
Bell magpies --
Birds-of-paradise, bower-birds and piopio --
Crows and jays --
Where to see birds in New Zealand.
Responsibility: Barrie D. Heather & Hugh A. Robertson ; illustrated by Derek J. Onley.


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