Nightjars and Their Allies

Nightjars and Their Allies

Author: D.T. Holyoak

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198549873

Category: Nature

Page: 864

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"All the species are illustrated in 23 colour plates painted by Martin Woodcock. He has also contributed text drawings that illustrate behaviour and other features."--BOOK JACKET.
Nightjars and Their Allies
Language: en
Pages: 864
Authors: D.T. Holyoak
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-07-19 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

"All the species are illustrated in 23 colour plates painted by Martin Woodcock. He has also contributed text drawings that illustrate behaviour and other features."--BOOK JACKET.
Nightjars
Language: en
Pages: 317
Authors: Nigel Cleere
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-30 - Publisher: A&C Black

Field guide to nightjars and related bird species, including frogmouths, potoos, owlet-nightjars and the oilbird. The nightjars and their allies are amongst the most difficult of all birds to identify. Being strictly nocturnal and cryptically patterned in shades of brown, it is often necessary to rely on size, shape, habitat
Nightjars, Potoos, Frogmouths, Oilbird, and Owlet-nightjars of the World
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Nigel Cleere
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-10 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

This is the ultimate identification guide to the nightjars, potoos, frogmouths, Oilbird, and owlet-nightjars of the world. Covering all 135 known species of these elusive and cryptically plumaged birds, this illustrated guide features more than 580 superb color photographs depicting every species and many subspecies, including numerous images never before
The Encyclopedia of Animals
Language: en
Pages: 619
Authors: George McKay, Fred Cooke
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Presents a survey of all animal groups, with diagrams, distribution maps, color photographs. and overviews of animal evolution, behavior, habitats, and adaptation.
The Arizona Breeding Bird Atlas
Language: en
Pages: 654
Authors: Troy E. Corman, Cathryn Wise-Gervais
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: UNM Press

Provides breeding distribution information for each of Arizona's nesting bird species, with a color photo of the species, a range map, descriptive text and graphs with nesting habitat information, and a timeline chronicling each bird's breeding phenology and migratory status in Arizona.