The Resource Birds of Botswana, Peter Hancock and Ingrid Weiersbye ; Dr. Stephanie J. Tyler, scientific editor

Birds of Botswana, Peter Hancock and Ingrid Weiersbye ; Dr. Stephanie J. Tyler, scientific editor

Label
Birds of Botswana
Title
Birds of Botswana
Statement of responsibility
Peter Hancock and Ingrid Weiersbye ; Dr. Stephanie J. Tyler, scientific editor
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Here is the ultimate field guide to Botswana's stunningly diverse birdlife. Covering all 597 species recorded to date, Birds of Botswana features more than 1,200 superb color illustrations, detailed species accounts, seasonality and breeding bars, and a color distribution map for each species. Drawing on the latest regional and national data, the book highlights the best birding areas in Botswana, provides helpful tips on where and when to see key species, and depicts special races and morphs specific to Botswana. This is the first birding guide written by a Botswana-based ornithologist and the only one dedicated specifically to Botswana. Portable and easy to use, Birds of Botswana is the essential travel companion for anyone visiting this remarkable country. Covers all 597 species of birds found in Botswana, including subspecies and color variants specific to Botswana; Features more than 1,200 color illustrations--with more than one illustration for species where the sexes and ages differ; Includes detailed species accounts, seasonality and breeding bars, and color distribution maps; Draws on the latest bird data and the expertise of leading birders in Botswana
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Hancock, Peter
Dewey number
598.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QL692.B6
LC item number
.H363 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weiersbye, Ingrid
  • Tyler, Stephanie J.
Series statement
Princeton field guides
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bird watching
  • Birds
Label
Birds of Botswana, Peter Hancock and Ingrid Weiersbye ; Dr. Stephanie J. Tyler, scientific editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Foreword ""; ""Acknowledgments ""; ""Introduction ""; ""Botswana at a glance""; ""Biogeographic context""; ""Vegetation and habitat types""; ""Overview of Botswanaâ€?s birds""; ""Where to see birds in Botswana""; ""How to use this book""; ""BirdLife Botswana ""; ""Glossary ""
  • ""Bird Topography """"Species Accounts ""; ""Struthionidae ""; ""Numididae ""; ""Phasianidae ""; ""Turnicidae ""; ""Anatidae ""; ""Podicipedidae ""
  • ""Phoenicopteridae """"Ciconiidae ""; ""Scopidae ""; ""Threskiornithidae ""; ""Ardeidae ""; ""Pelecanidae ""; ""Phalacrocoracidae ""; ""Anhingidae ""
  • ""Heliornithidae """"Sagittariidae ""; ""Pandionidae ""; ""Accipitridae ""; ""Falconidae ""; ""Otididae ""; ""Gruidae ""; ""Sarothruridae ""; ""Rallidae ""
  • ""Burhinidae """"Recurvirostridae ""; ""Charadriidae ""; ""Rostratulidae ""; ""Jacanidae ""; ""Scolopacidae ""; ""Glareolidae ""; ""Stercorariidae ""
  • ""Laridae ""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (201 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400874170
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3810000000018930
  • (EBL)2058523
  • (SSID)ssj0001599728
  • (PQKBManifestationID)16306496
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001599728
  • (PQKBWorkID)14892474
  • (PQKB)11617214
  • (OCoLC)933515916
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse47699
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC2058523
  • (EXLCZ)993810000000018930
Label
Birds of Botswana, Peter Hancock and Ingrid Weiersbye ; Dr. Stephanie J. Tyler, scientific editor
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Foreword ""; ""Acknowledgments ""; ""Introduction ""; ""Botswana at a glance""; ""Biogeographic context""; ""Vegetation and habitat types""; ""Overview of Botswanaâ€?s birds""; ""Where to see birds in Botswana""; ""How to use this book""; ""BirdLife Botswana ""; ""Glossary ""
  • ""Bird Topography """"Species Accounts ""; ""Struthionidae ""; ""Numididae ""; ""Phasianidae ""; ""Turnicidae ""; ""Anatidae ""; ""Podicipedidae ""
  • ""Phoenicopteridae """"Ciconiidae ""; ""Scopidae ""; ""Threskiornithidae ""; ""Ardeidae ""; ""Pelecanidae ""; ""Phalacrocoracidae ""; ""Anhingidae ""
  • ""Heliornithidae """"Sagittariidae ""; ""Pandionidae ""; ""Accipitridae ""; ""Falconidae ""; ""Otididae ""; ""Gruidae ""; ""Sarothruridae ""; ""Rallidae ""
  • ""Burhinidae """"Recurvirostridae ""; ""Charadriidae ""; ""Rostratulidae ""; ""Jacanidae ""; ""Scolopacidae ""; ""Glareolidae ""; ""Stercorariidae ""
  • ""Laridae ""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (201 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400874170
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3810000000018930
  • (EBL)2058523
  • (SSID)ssj0001599728
  • (PQKBManifestationID)16306496
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001599728
  • (PQKBWorkID)14892474
  • (PQKB)11617214
  • (OCoLC)933515916
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse47699
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC2058523
  • (EXLCZ)993810000000018930

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