Field Guide to the Birds of Colombia
In 2013 Colombia became the first country to record a landmark 1900 species of birds, almost 20% of the world’s total. The figure continues to increase every year.
This guide illustrates all the country's birds, including most plumage variations. Plates are arranged to show illustrations, maps, text, field notes and notes on endemism and threat status side by side in a single information cell. Emphasis is placed on features that will be most useful in the field. It includes 4500 colour illustrations, over 3500 new illustrations; almost 2000 colour range maps; new mammal identification section with 60 common species.
Due February 2015
- ISBN: 9780982761557
- Author(s): Miles McMullan, Thomas M Donegan
- Stock Code: 2761557
- Format: Paperback
- Illustrations: Colour illustrations, Maps
- Pages: 391
- Published: 2015
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Describes in detail the best and most accessible birding sites in Colombia. It covers 127 sites spread across almost every department of the country, including San Andres and Providencia, enabling you to locate more than 70% of Colombia's species including all 73 endemics. It expertly guides birders through the necessary logistics, explaining how to get to each site, where to stay and where to eat. In addition it is enhanced by 240 full colour photos of birds and birding sites.