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Shrikes and Bush-shrikes : Including Wood-shrikes, Helmet-shrikes, Shrike Flycatchers, Philentomas, Batises and Wattle-eyes.

Author: Tony Harris; Kim Franklin
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2010.
Series: Helm identification guides.
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Covering the identification, biology and relationships of all true shrikes, bush-shrikes, helmet-shrikes, wood-shrikes, shrike flycatchers, philentomas, batises and wattle-eyes this book offers information on 114 species in 21 genera within the families Laniidae and Malaconotidae. For each genus, acoustic and visual signals are summarized and used to map similarities. The detailed species account for the bulk of the  Read more...
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Harris, Tony.
Shrikes and Bush-shrikes : Including Wood-shrikes, Helmet-shrikes, Shrike Flycatchers, Philentomas, Batises and Wattle-eyes.
: Bloomsbury Publishing, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Harris; Kim Franklin
ISBN: 9781408134597 1408134594
OCLC Number: 1058524869
Notes: 39 Many-coloured Bush-shrike: Chlorophoneus multicolor Plate 16.
Description: 1 online resource (393 pages).
Contents: Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Sponsorship; Layout and methods; Introduction; History; Characteristics of shrikes; Shrike communication; Communication summaries and relationships; Glossary; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Topography; Genera overview; Colour plates and distribution maps; Species accounts; 1 Northern White-crowned Shrike (White-rumped Shrike): Eurocephalus rueppelli Plate 1; 2 Southern White-crowned Shrike (White-crowned Shrike): Eurocephalus anguitimens Plate 1; 3 Magpie Shrike (Long-tailed Shrike): Corvinella melanoleuca Plate 1. 4 Yellow-billed Shrike: Corvinella corvina Plate 15 Chinese Grey Shrike (Chinese Great Grey Shrike, Wedge-tailed Shrike): Lanius sphenocercus Plate 2; 6 Grey-backed Fiscal (Long-tailed Grey-backed Fiscal): Lanius excubitoroides Plate 2; 7 Great Grey Shrike (Northern Shrike in North America): Lanius excubitor Plate 3; 8 Southern Grey Shrike: Lanius meridionalis Plate 4; 9 Loggerhead Shrike: Lanius ludovicianus Plate 5; 10 Lesser Grey Shrike: Lanius minor Plate 5; 11 Mackinnon's Fiscal (Mackinnon's Shrike): Lanius mackinnoni Plate 6; 12 Long-tailed Fiscal: Lanius cabanisi Plate 6. 13 Taita Fiscal (Teita Fiscal): Lanius dorsalis Plate 614 Somali Fiscal: Lanius somalicus Plate 7; 15 Common Fiscal (Fiscal Shrike, Butcher Bird): Lanius collaris Plate 7; 16 São Tomé Fiscal (Newton's Fiscal): Lanius newtoni Plate 7; 17 Masked Shrike (Nubian Shrike): Lanius nubicus Plate 8; 18 Woodchat Shrike: Lanius senator Plate 8; 19 Bull-headed Shrike (Japanese Shrike): Lanius bucephalus Plate 8; 20 Brown Shrike (Red-tailed Shrike): Lanius cristatus Plate 9; 21 Isabelline Shrike (Red-tailed Shrike): Lanius isabellinus Plate 9. 22 Thick-billed Shrike (Tiger Shrike): Lanius tigrinus Plate 1023 Souza's Shrike: Lanius souzae Plate 10; 24 Red-backed Shrike: Lanius collurio Plate 10; 25 Emin's Shrike: Lanius gubernator Plate 11; 26 Bay-backed Shrike: Lanius vittatus Plate 11; 27 Burmese Shrike (Chestnut-rumped Shrike): Lanius collurioides Plate 11; 28 Long-tailed Shrike (Black-headed, Black-capped, Schach or Rufous-backed Shrike): Lanius schach Plate 12; 29 Grey-backed Shrike (Tibetan Shrike): Lanius tephronotus Plate 12; 30 Philippine Shrike (Mountain or Strong-billed Shrike): Lanius validirostris Plate 12. 31 Lagden's Bush-shrike: Malaconotus lagdeni Plate 1332 Uluguru Bush-shrike: Malaconotus? alius Plate 13; 33 Green-breasted Bush-shrike: Malaconotus gladiator Plate 13; 34 Fiery-breasted Bush-shrike: Malaconotus cruentus Plate 14; 35 Grey-headed Bush-shrike: Malaconotus blanchoti Plate 14; 36 Monteiro's Bush-shrike: Malaconotus monteiri Plate 15; 37 Orange-breasted Bush-shrike (Sulphur-breasted Bush-shrike): Chlorophoneus sulfureopectus Plate 15; 38 Bocage's Bush-shrike (Grey Bush-shrike, Grey-green Bush-shrike): Chlorophoneus boeagei Plate 15.
Series Title: Helm identification guides.

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Covering the identification, biology and relationships of all true shrikes, bush-shrikes, helmet-shrikes, wood-shrikes, shrike flycatchers, philentomas, batises and wattle-eyes this book offers information on 114 species in 21 genera within the families Laniidae and Malaconotidae. For each genus, acoustic and visual signals are summarized and used to map similarities. The detailed species account for the bulk of the book, providing knowledge on field identification, plumage descriptions, geographical variation, moult, distribution, movements. general and foraging behaviour, food, sounds and br.

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