Collins Field Guide to the Birds of South-East Asia
Every species of bird you might encounter in the region is featured, apart from non-established introductions. This includes coverage of China (south of the line used to define the Palearctic), Hainan (treated separately from SE China), Taiwan, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore and the Coco Islands. As many of the major subspecies as possible are also included.
Beautiful artwork depicts their breeding plumage, and non-breeding plumage when it differs significantly. The accompanying text concentrates on the specific characteristics and appearance of each species that allow identification in the field, including voice and distribution maps.
- ISBN: 9780007429547
- Author(s): Norman Arlott
- Stock Code: 7429547
- Format: HARDBACK
- Language: English
- Illustrations: Colour illustrations
- Pages: 448
- Published: 2017
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120 full-colour artwork plates with more than 3, 600 individual artworks depicting 1,327 species.
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The up-to-date text covers the identification, voice, habitat, behaviour and range of all the 1,270 species and distinctive subspecies of this magnificent bird-rich region. The authoritative text is accompanied by over 140 full-colour plates painted by a range of expert artists and covering major plumage variations.Birds of South-East Asia is a complete field and reference guide to the birds of Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia. It also covers a wide range of species found in the Indian subcontinent, China, Taiwan, Sumatra, Java, Bali, Borneo and the Philippines.