All the Birds of the World

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ISBN: 9788416728374 Categories: , ,

Description

Lynx – Josep del Hoyo (Editor) | 968 pages | hardcover | 2020

For the first time ever, you can contemplate All the Birds of the World together in a single easy-to-use, fully illustrated volume. Created for a broad public, from novice birders to expert ornithologists and anyone interested in the spectacular diversity of birds, this book has something for everyone.

  • Presents every taxon accepted as a species by any of the four major world lists: 11,524 in total.
  • 20,865 illustrations covering sexual dimorphism, morphs and many distinctive subspecies.
  • 11,558 distribution maps, with notes on altitudinal ranges.
  • All 3313 one-country endemic species marked.
  • IUCN/BirdLife International conservation status given.
  • Taxonomic treatment by the four major world lists indicated and compared for each species.
  • Nomenclatural discrepancies explained.
  • All English and scientific names from eBird included.
  • QR codes for instant access to videos, photos and sound recordings, species-by-species.
  • Checkboxes for personal record-keeping.
  • All species known to have become extinct since the year 1500 presented separately in their own appendix.
  • A 37-page world atlas of colour reference maps, with relevant details of interest to birders and ornithologists.
  • The easiest and most enjoyable way to browse through all the birds of the world.

Additional information

Weight 4.8 kg
Dimensions 240 × 310 × 70 mm