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PRINTED BOOKS
Author Campbell, Iain, 1969- author.

Title Birds of Australia : a photographic guide / Iain Campbell ; Sam Woods and Nick Leseberg ; photography supplied by Geoff Jones.

Published Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2014]
©2015.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  598.0994 CAMP    DUE 23-07-19
Physical description 391 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes index and glossary.
Contents Marine and Coastal Habitats 12 -- Tropical Habitats 17 -- Temperate Habitats 25 -- Arid and Semi-arid Habitats 31 -- Man-made Habitats 36 -- Species Accounts 39 -- Cassowary 40 -- Emu 40 -- Megapodes 42 -- Quail 44 -- Grebes 46 -- Ducks, Geese, and Swans 48 -- Gannet 58 -- Tropicbirds 58 -- Pigeons and Doves 60 -- Frogmouths 70 -- Owlet-nightjar 72 -- Nightjars 72 -- Swifts 74 -- Storm Petrels 76 -- Albatrosses 78 -- Petrels and Shearwaters 84 -- Penguins 100 -- Frigatebirds 102 -- Boobies 104 -- Darter 106 -- Cormorants 106 -- Pelican 108 -- Stork 108 -- Cranes 108 -- Herons and Bitterns 110 -- Ibises and Spoonbills 116 -- Osprey 118 -- Kites, Hawks, and Eagles 115 -- Falcons 128 -- Rails, Crakes, and Coots 130 -- Bastard 136 -- Stone-curlews 136 -- Stilts and Avocets 138 -- Oystercatchers 138 -- Plovers 40 -- Jacana 146 -- Painted-snipe 148 -- Sandpipers and Snipes 148 -- Buttonquail 162 -- Pratincoles 166 -- Plains-wanderer 166 -- Skuas 168 -- Gulls and Terns 170 -- Cockatoos 180 -- Parrots 186 -- Cuckoos 202 -- Owls 208 -- Barn Owls 210 -- Kingfishers 212 -- Dollarbird 216 -- Bee-eater 216 -- Pittas 218 -- Lyrebirds 220 -- Australasian Treecreepers 222 -- Bowerbirds 224 -- Australasian Wrens 228 -- Scrubbirds 242 -- Bristlebirds 242 -- Australasian Warble's 244 -- Pardalotes 260 -- Honeyeaters 262 -- Australasian Babblers 298 -- Logrunners 300 -- Quail-thrushes and Whipbirds 302 -- Cuckooshrikes 306 -- Sittella 310 -- Whistlers and Allies 310 -- Figbird and Orioles 318 -- Woodswallows 320 -- Butcherbirds and Currawongs 324 -- Fantails 328 -- Crows 330 -- Monarchs 332 -- Australian Mudnesters 338 -- Birds-of-paradise 340 -- Drongo 342 -- Australasian Robins 342 -- Larks 352 -- Pipit and Wagtail 352 -- Grassbirds 352 -- Cisticolas 354 -- Reed Warbler 354 -- White-eyes 356 -- Mistletoebird 356 -- Sunbird 356 -- Swallows and Martins 358 -- Thrushes 360 -- Estrildid Finches 362 -- Old World Sparrows 370 -- Finches 370 -- Starlings 372 -- Bulbul 372.
Summary "Birds of Australia covers all 714 species of resident birds and regularly occuring migrants and features more than 1,100 stunning color photographs, including many photos of subspecies and plumage variations never before seen in a field guide. Detailed facing-page species accounts describe key identification features such as size, plumage, distribution, behavior and voice...The text relies on the very latest IOC taxonomy..." -- from back cover.
Other author Woods, Sam, 1971- author.
Leseberg, Nick, author.
Subject Birds -- Australia -- Classification.
Birds -- Australia.
Birds -- Australia -- Pictorial works.
Birds -- Australia -- Identification.
Birds -- Australia -- Geographical distribution.
Australian.
Variant Title Birds of Australia.
ISBN 9780691157276 (paperback)
0691157278 (paperback)