Handbook of the Birds of the World Volume 10: Cuckoo-shrikes to Thrushes

Handbook of the Birds of the World Volume 10: Cuckoo-shrikes to Thrushes

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Another fantastic volume on the passerines from all continents.


Volume 10 covers the following families: Cuckoo-shrikes (Campephagidae), Bulbuls (Pycnonotidae), Leafbirds (Chloropseidae), Fairy-bluebirds (Irenidae), Ioras (Aegithinidae), Silky-flycatchers (Ptilogonatidae), Waxwings (Bombycillidae), Hypocolius (Hypocoliidae), Palmchats (Dulidae), Dippers (Cinclidae), Wrens (Troglodytidae), Mockingbirds and Thrashers (Mimidae), Accentors (Prunellidae), and Thrushes (Turdidae).

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This volume is the largest in the series (895 pages) and includes the second part of oscines, with 12 families.

The families of Africa and south Asia are covered (cuckoo-shrikes, bulbuls, leafbirds, fairy-bluebirds, ioras, Hypocolius), as well as those of the New World (silky-flycatchers, Palmchat, mockingbirds & thrashers), among others that are also represented in Europe and northern Asia, such as waxwings, dippers and the almost exclusively American wrens, which include the exception of the common Northern Wren, a Palearctic bird.

The volume ends with the accentors, exclusively Eurasian, and the more numerous and widespread family of the thrushes, which includes some of the best-known and well-studied birds, meriting the longest Family Text in the encyclopaedia

ISBN 9788487334726
Format Hardback
Language English
Author Josep del Hoyo, Andrew Eliott, David A Christie
Page Count 895
Published 2005
Illustrations Colour Photographs, Colour Plates, Maps

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