The Black Woodpecker; A Monograph on Dryocopus Martius
This is a comprehensive monograph that covers all aspects of the life of one of the largest and most striking woodpeckers. Long hours in the company of Black Woodpeckers and in depth research to produce the definitive work on this species. It covers morphology, identification, communication, distribution, behaviour, breeding and relationships with other wildlife and man. Also includes unique drumming waveforms and sonograms of calls.
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- ISBN: 9788496553798
- Author(s): Gerard Gorman
- Stock Code: 6553798
- Format: Paperback
- Illustrations: Colour photographs, Black & white illustrations, Colour illustrations, Maps
- Pages: 184
- Published: 2011
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